Effective Date: 17 May 2018
1. WHAT IS A COOKIE?
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work in a better, more efficient way. They can do this because websites can read and write these files, enabling them to recognise you and remember important information that will make your use of a website more convenient (e.g. by remembering your user preferences).
2. WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?
Below we list the different types of cookies we may use on the Site.
Essential Cookies. These cookies are essential to our Site in order to enable you to move around it and to use its features. Without these essential cookies, we may not be able to provide certain services or features and our Site will not perform as smoothly for you as we would like.
Essential cookies on this Site may include:
| Current site ID
|| The cookie restricts users under the age of 18 years old from accessing webpages that contain information submission or sharing features.
Functionality Cookies. In some circumstances, we may use functionality cookies. Functionality cookies allow us to remember the choices you make on our Site and to provide enhanced and more personalized features, such as customising a certain webpage, remembering if we have asked you to participate in a promotion and for other services you request, like watching a video or commenting on a blog. All of these features help us to improve your visit to the Site.
Performance Cookies. Performance cookies, which are sometimes called analytics cookies, collect information about your use of this Site and enable us to improve the way it works. For example, performance cookies show us which are the most frequently visited pages on the Site, allow us to see the overall patterns of usage on the Site and help us record any difficulties you have with the Site. You can set your browser to reject cookies or you can delete them yourself. For full information on how to delete cookies please visit aboutcookies.org. You can also adjust your browser settings to your preferred level of protection.
Performance cookies on this Site may include:
Functionality cookies on this site may include:
In some circumstances, we may work with third parties to provide services on our Site. Third-party organizations may use their own cookies to collect information about your activities on our Site. We do not control these cookies and to disable or reject third-party cookies, please refer to the relevant third party’s website. You can also learn more about controlling cookies in section “How Do I Control Cookies” below.
Third-party cookies on this Site may include:
||These Google cookies are typically written to the browser upon the loading of YouTube videos
| HSID, SID
|| Google security cookies used to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of login credentials, and protect user data from unauthorized parties.
| A unique identifier used by Google applications to store user preferences.
You can download the Google Opt Out plugin here: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/plugin
| CONSENT, dkv, endscreen-gh, endscreen-metadata-editor, LOGIN_INFO, PREF, SAPISID, SSID, ST-1dq9bc3, ST-1kugprp, ST-1s72gto, ST-1vryitm, ST-6hnbc5, ST-11zbn6x, ST-113b795, ST-n38maq, ST-tm97bh, ST-ujnfku, ST-vtsmpt, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE.
| These YouTube cookies are dropped when a YouTube video is played. They track video plays and other video activity.
You can adjust your YouTube cookie preferences and opt out here:
| _gat, _ga, _gid
|| These Google cookies provide analytical tools, distinguish users and throttle request rates.
| __utma, __umb, __utmc, __utmz, __utmv
These http://babytv.com cookies are used in conjunction with Google Analytics to distinguish users, determine new sessions/visits and determine the referring campaign or site.
For more information about these cookies, please visit:
4. HOW DO I CONTROL COOKIES?
Please note that this policy will be made available in German in due course.