What are [web] cookies?

According to the European Commission's definition, a cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site.

First party cookies are cookies set by the website you are visiting, which only the website can read them. In addition, a website might potentially use external services, which also set their own cookies, known as third-party cookies.

Flipidea and our third party partners, such as our governmental and analytics partners, use various technologies to collect information, such as cookies and web beacons.

It helps our site to remember information about your visit such as your preferred language, user name, search, and other settings, for a certain period of time.

As a result, it makes your browsing easier and our site more useful to you.

Cookies play an important role as we use them to establish anonymised statistics about your browsing experience on our sites. Without them, your browsing experience can be slightly inconvenient.

Our privacy policy explains how we protect your privacy in our use of cookies and other information.

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Last edited on 28 November 2019.