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-Providing personalized services to users
-The general data logging traffic.
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-The technical functioning of services and pages.
-To display information to users based on their interests and activities that may have indicated during registration.
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Types of Cookies:
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Performance cookies: These cookies collect information about how visitors use a web site, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor although they may collect the IP address of the device used to access the site. All information these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how a website works, the user experience and to optimise our advertising. By using our websites, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device, however you can block these cookies using your browser settings.
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How can I choose what cookies I want activated?
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