Cookie Policy

1. Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text used to store information on web browsers. Cookies are used to store and receive identifiers and other information on computers, phones and other devices.  Other technologies, including data we store on the user’s web browser or device, identifiers associated with the user’s device, and other software, are used for similar purposes.  In this Cookie Policy, we refer to all these technologies as ‘cookies’.  We use cookies if you are using our Website, or if you are a subscriber or a user of the apps, technologies and software that we offer in connection with Q (the Products).  Cookies enable us to offer our Website and the Products and to understand the information we receive about the user or subscriber.  We explain here how we use cookies.  Except as otherwise stated in these Terms, our Website Privacy Policy will apply to our processing of the data that we collect via cookies in relation to our Website and our Q Privacy Policy will apply to our processing of the data that we collect via cookies in relation to the Products.

 

2. Why do we use cookies?

Cookies help us provide, protect and improve the Website and the Products.  While the cookies that we use may change from time to time as we improve and update the Website and the Products, we use them for the following purposes:

  • We use cookies to verify the user’s or subscriber’s account and determine when the user or subscriber is logged in so we can make it easier for the user to access the Website and the Products and show the user or subscriber the appropriate experience and features.
  • Security, site and product integrity. We use cookies to help us keep the user or subscriber’s account, data and the Website and the Products safe and secure.  We also use cookies to combat activity that violates our policies or otherwise degrades our ability to provide the Website and the Products.
  • Site features and services. We use cookies to enable the functionality that helps us provide the Website and the Products.
  • We use cookies to provide the user with the best experience possible.
  • Analytics & research. We use cookies to better understand how people use the Website and the Products so that we can improve them.

 

3. Where do we use cookies?

We may place cookies on the user or subscriber’s computer or device, and receive information stored in cookies, when the user uses or visits the Website or the Products.  Service providers who support our business may also use cookies on the Website and the Products to provide services to us.

 

4. How can the user control the Website and the Products’ use of cookies?

We will not show the user or subscriber ads, so there is no need to control how we use data to show the user or subscriber ads.  The user or subscriber’s browser or device may offer settings that allow them to choose whether browser cookies are set and to delete them – for more information about these controls, the user or subscriber can visit their browser or device’s help materials.  All or certain parts of the Website and the Products may not work properly, however, if the user or subscriber has disabled browser cookie use.