A “cookie” is a file of information which assigned you a unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Each time you use the website, your browser provides the unique identifier, allowing the website to recognize you.
(a) To keep you logged in
(b) To enable you to use the shopping cart
(c) To show you advertisement that is relevant to you and help us measure how they perform
(d) To tell us how visitors use our website in order to improve website dynamics
We use six types of cookies:
Type 1: Strictly Necessary
These cookies are essential to navigate our website. Without them, you would not be able to stay logged into your TCE account, make comments or use the shopping cart. If you block these cookies, you will not be able to use those services.
Type 2: Performance Cookies
Performance cookies collect information about how you use the website, for example, how often you visit, what pages you visit the most and how you move around the website. We may use this information to improve website dynamics.
Type 3: Functionality Cookies
Functionality cookies are used to recognize you and remember your preferences when you browse our website. For example, we will remember your geographic location in a cookie to show you our website adapted to your area. We also use a functional Cookie to remember your Cookie preferences from our Cookie consent tool.
Type 4: Advertising Cookies
Advertising cookies are used to collect information about what kind of pages you usually read, what information you have viewed and what links you have followed. They allow us to show you relevant advertising based on those interests and browsing habits.
Type 5: First-Party Cookies
Cookies used by The Composite Eye are called first-party cookies. For example, we use these cookies to measure the number of unique visitors and to learn about how the website is used in order to improve relevant features.
Type 6: Third-Party Cookies
These cookies are set by outside companies that manage certain services offered on the website. They allow the third parties to collect information about you. We use Google Analytics and other third-party cookies to measure how users navigate our website and what they have done on the pages visited. For more information on Google Analytics, visit Google’s information page.
To opt out of Cookies from Google: https://www.google.com/settings/ads
Other Tracking Technologies
In addition to cookies, we may use web beacons, pixel tags, and other tracking technologies on the website to measure website usage. A “web beacon” or “pixel tag” is tiny object or image embedded in a web page or email. They are used to track the number of users who have visited particular pages and viewed emails, and acquire other statistical data. Web beacons and pixel tags cannot be declined. However, you can limit their use by controlling the cookies that interact with them.