In this sense and with the aim of guaranteeing the user all the necessary information for a correct navigation, we make available to the user the following informative text on what cookies are, what type of cookies are used on our Website, and how it is possible to configure or disable them.
What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to a user’s device when they visit a website.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, as they offer technical solutions that allow the user to navigate through the different websites; they cannot damage the user’s equipment/device and can help to identify and resolve possible errors in the functioning of the Website. They can also be used for advertising or analytical purposes.
Specifically, LINGOKIDS uses first-party cookies generated directly by this domain and third-party cookies generated from other websites outside of LINGOKIDS which belong to other companies for the specific purposes set out below. Should LINGOKIDS use other cookies in the future with the aim of providing more and better services, the user will be informed of this.
These cookies allow the user to navigate through the Website and use the different options or services that exist herein, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted areas, or using security elements during navigation.
LINGOKIDS does not need your consent to install on your device these technical cookies as they are strictly necessary to activate the Website’s functions, and their use is based on the need to provide the requested services. If you disable or block all cookies in your browser, your navigation through the Website may not be optimal and some of the utilities available to the Website may not function properly.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website, for example, which pages they visit most frequently, whether they receive error messages from web pages, which sections of the website they access, or which buttons on the website they click. The information obtained by these cookies does not allow visitors to be identified. All information obtained is aggregated and therefore anonymous. The function of these cookies is to obtain statistics and reports that allow us to improve the functioning of the website.
These cookies will be installed only with the user’s consent.
LINGOKIDS uses analytical cookies from Google Analytics, a company domiciled in the United States, which will process the information collected solely for the purposes indicated and under the instructions of LINGOKIDS. The processing of this information implies an international transfer of data for which the necessary safeguards have been adopted, insofar as Google Analytics complies with the standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission and adheres to the standards of the EU-US Privacy Shield which, although this is not an officially recognized safeguard mechanism, it does serve to increase the security threshold. Please note in this respect that various European authorities, including the Article 29 Working Party, have confirmed that Google provides an adequate level of security: https://www.blog.google/products/google-cloud/eu-data-protection-authorities-confirm-compliance-google-cloud-commitments-international-data-flows/
You can find more information about Google Analytics cookies here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies.
You can prevent the use of Google Analytics in connection with your use of the Website by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available through this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en-GB.
These cookies are used to deliver adverts more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaigns. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organizations such as advertisers.
These cookies will be installed only with the user’s consent
In our case, we use Facebook cookies as data controllers with the aim of showing our ads to you or to people similar to you when they are navigating through Facebook’s apps.
When we use these data to target specific people on Facebook’s apps, Facebook Ireland Limited is acting as a UE data processor. Nonetheless, Facebook, Inc., a company based in the United States, may access to your personal data so these services can be provided.
In this sense, the necessary safeguards have been adopted, insofar as Facebook, Inc. complies with the standard contractual clauses approved by the European Commission and adheres to the standards of the EU-US Privacy Shield which, although this is not an officially recognized safeguard mechanism, it does serve to increase the security threshold.
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The cookies used by LINGOKIDS will be kept on your device for the time necessary for the purpose for which they were installed unless you decide to eliminate them through the setting options of your browser (see section 4 of this policy).
In this regard, some cookies will be automatically deleted when you leave the Website, and others will remain on your device for no longer than 2 years.
How to Accept, Reject, Delete or Block Cookies
You can accept or reject cookies at any time by accessing our configuration panel:Settings
You can block cookies through the browser settings tools, or you can set your browser to alert you when a server wants to save a cookie:
- If you use Microsoft Internet Explorer, you will find the option in the menu Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. To find out more visit: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/delete-and-manage-cookies-168dab11-0753-043d-7c16-ede5947fc64d .
- If you use Firefox, you will find the option in the menu Tools > Options > Privacy > Cookies. To find out more visit: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/clear-cookies-and-site-data-firefox.
- If you use Chrome, in the Options > Advanced > Privacy section. Further information at: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?hl=en
- If you use Opera, under the Security and Privacy option, you can configure the browser. For further information more visit: https://help.opera.com/en/latest/web-preferences/#cookies
- If you use Safari, you’ll find the option in the Preferences/Privacy menu. More information is available at: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677?viewlocale=es_ES
User Rights and Additional Information
You can also contact LINGOKIDS by sending your request here: https://help.lingokids.com/hc/en-us/requests/new.
Last update: August 2020
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