last modified: February 3, 2019
When you browse our Sites, your browser automatically sends us information such as browser type, device operating system, IP address, preferred language, and URLs of referring websites. This information may be stored in the log files of our server. However, your IP address, if stored, is stored in an anonymized form (the last octet is 0).
Cookies are small text files which may be placed on your computer by the websites that you visit. They allow us to understand how our users use our Sites and to display personalized content and ads.
We use Google Analytics to gather information about the usage of our Sites.
Google Analytics only collects statistical information such as pages visited, time spent on page, and device-specific information like browser type, operating system, and your IP address, which, with our settings of Google Analytics, is stored in an anonymized form (the last octet is set to 0).
If you want to learn more about how Google collects and processes your information, visit policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites.
If you want to disallow Google Analytics from collecting site usage information, you can opt out by using the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
We work with third party network advertisers, such as Google AdSense, to serve advertisements on some pages of our Sites.
You can read about what information is sent to Google in connection with our use of Google AdSense, as well as details about how to opt out of personalized ads at policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites.
Additionally, you can find information about how you can opt out of personalized ads from many advertisement networks using the following links:
If you decide to opt-out of personalized advertisements, we may still show non-personalized advertisements which are based on contextual information, such as the content of the page you're viewing.