What are cookies

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.

Cookies can be categorised in ‘First-party Cookies’ and ‘Third-party Cookies’. First-party Cookies are cookies that belong to i-PROGNOSIS and that i-prognosis.eu places on your device. Third-party Cookies are cookies that another party places on your device through our Site.

Cookies can also be categorised in ‘Persistent Cookies’ and ‘Session Cookies’. A Persistent Cookie is stored on your device until it expires or you delete it. A Session Cookie is stored temporarily and automatically deleted when you close the Web browser.

 

How do we use first-party cookies

Our website uses a persistent cookie to remember if you have agreed (or not) to our use of cookies on this site.

Enabling these cookies is not strictly necessary for the website to work but it will provide you with a better browsing experience. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do that some features of this site may not work as intended.

The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

 

Do we use thrid-party cookies

Analytics

Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google analytics to help us understand website traffic and webpage usage. You can opt-out of Google Analytics cookies using this opt-out add-on .

Third-party advertising

These Cookies collect information about your activities on these and other sites to provide you targeted advertising. The third-party service providers that generate these Cookies, such as Adobe, Google, LinkedIn, and Facebook, have their own privacy policies, and may use their Cookies to target advertising to you on other websites, based on your visit to our Sites.

Other

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

 

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org . You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.