What are cookies?
Cookies are text files which may be stored, depending on your preferences, in a specific place in the hard drive of your computer/device when you visit a website via your browser software.
Cookie issuers can identify the hard drive where cookies are stored throughout the cookie’s lifetime.
What are the cookies issued by our website used for?
Cookie issuers alone can read or modify the data they contain.
The cookies we use on our website enable us to identify the services and sections our website users visit, and how they behave during these visits. This information helps us improve the services, contents, promotional offers and banners that appear on our website and facilitate your navigation. Cookies are also necessary for running certain services or measuring their audience.
Cookies may be placed in certain advertising spaces on our website. These ads contribute to financing the free contents and services that we put at your disposal.
Cookies we issue on our website:
When you visit our website, we may, depending on your preferences, place cookies in the hard disk of your computer/device to enable us to recognise your browser for the duration of the cookie’s validity. The cookies we issue are used for the above mentioned purposes and according to your preferences which result from the settings on the browser you used to visit our website.
The cookies we issue enable us to:
1. Facilitate your navigation on our website:
– by adapting the presentation of our site to the display preferences on your computer (display resolution, operating system used, etc.) when you visit our site, according to the display and viewing hardware or software used by your computer or device,
– by memorising information you have filled in on a form on our website (registration),
– by implementing security measures.
2. Improve our services:
These cookies enable us to compile statistics concerning the number of visits or the use made of diverse elements present on our website (sections or contents visited, visitor’s path) to help us improve the ergonomics of our website and make it more interesting.
3. Adapt the advertising content displayed on our website:
– by counting all the advertising published on our website’s advertising space, identifying it and counting the number of clicks on each ad to establish statistics,
– by adapting our advertising space to your computer’s display preferences (language used, display resolution, operating system used, etc.), according to the display and viewing hardware or software used by your computer or device,
– by adapting the advertising content displayed on your computer by our advertising spaces, according to your device’s navigation on our website.
Cookies issued on our website by a third-party
Cookies issued and used by a third-party are subject to this third-party’s privacy protection policy. We inform you only of cookies that we are aware of and of what choices you can make concerning these cookies.
Concerning third-party applications integrated in our website
We may include third-party computer applications, in our website. These enable you to share certain of the contents of our website with others or enable you to inform these people of what you have visited or what you think concerning a specific content of our site/application, in particular by clicking on a push button « share », « like », on social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Viadeo, etc.
The social network which provides the push button may identify you through this button, even if you have not used it when you visited our website/application. This type of push button can enable the social network concerned to monitor your navigation of our website, just because your social network account is active on your computer or device when you visited our website (open session).
We have no control over the process used by social networks to collect information about your navigation on our website and linked to the personal data they have in their possession. We invite you to check out these social networks’ privacy protection policy in order to learn how they can use the navigation information they collect thanks to these push buttons, especially in the field of advertising. These protection policies should also enable you to make choices with these social networks, notably by adjusting your user account settings for each of these networks.
Via third-party content published in our advertising spaces
Advertising content may contain cookies issued by third-parties: either the advertiser who created the advertising content, or the advertiser’s third-party (communication consultant agency, audience measurement company, targeted advertising provider, etc.), that integrated a cookie in the advertising content of the advertiser.
If this is the case, cookies issued by these third-parties may enable them, for the duration of the cookie’s validity:
– to count the number of ads displayed on our website, to identify the ads displayed, the number of users who clicked on each ad, which will enable them to calculate the amount due and to compile statistics,
– to recognise your computer/device when, in the future, you visit another site where these advertisers or their third-parties also issue cookies and, as the case may be, to adapt these sites and third-party services or their advertising campaigns to your computer navigation that they may be aware of.
Your options regarding cookies
Your browser software’s options:
You can set your browser software so that cookies are stored on your hard drive, or on the contrary, rejected, either systematically or depending on the issuer. You can also set your browser software so that it accepts or rejects cookies which are occasionally suggested to your computer, before a cookie is downloaded on your hard drive. For more information check out our section “Choosing your options depending on the browser you use? ?”
Consent to cookies
A cookie can only be downloaded on the hard drive of a computer/device if the computer/device user agrees to accept cookies; he/she can also express or modify his/her preferences via his browser at any time and at no cost. If you have accepted that your browser downloads cookies on your computer/device, the cookies integrated in the pages and contents you visit can be temporarily stored in a dedicated space in your hard drive. Only the issuer will be able to read them.
Refusal of cookies
If you refuse that cookies be downloaded on your computer/device, or if you cancel those already stored, you may not be able to access functionalities which are necessary to navigate in certain places of our website. This would be the case if we (or our partners) cannot recognise, for technical compatibility, the type of browser your computer/device uses, your language or display settings, or in which country your computer is connected to Internet. In such cases, we shall not be held liable for the consequences of a degraded access to our services which would be the result of us being unable to download or monitor the cookies necessary to these services because you have refused or cancelled them.
As soon as you enter our website, a banner informing you of our data collection appears on your computer/device. By continuing to navigate on our website without modifying your cookie settings, you accept data collection.
Choosing your options depending on the browser you use?
You can at any time decide to express or modify your cookie preferences, as described below. You can disable cookies by following the instructions below:
For Internet Explorer™ : click here,
For Safari™ : click here,
For Chrome™ : click here,
For Firefox™ : click here,
For Opera™ : cliquez ici.
« Adobe Flash Player »™« Flash »© cookies
« Adobe Flash Player »™ is a digital software that enables fast downloading of dynamic content using “Flash” computer language. Flash (and similar applications) memorise settings, preferences and how these contents are used by using a technology similar to cookies. However, to deal with your data and preferences, « Adobe Flash Player »™ uses a different interface to the one provided by your browser software.
As your computer/device could visualise content using Flash language, we invite you to access Flash cookies management tools via the following website http://www.adobe.com.
Our cookies lifetime
Planète micro-entreprises commits to exploiting cookies for a maximum of thirteen months from the date they have been placed.
Need more information concerning cookies?
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