2. Information for Users
The information we receive through cookies helps us provide you with our services in the way that is most convenient for you, and can also help us to get an idea of our visitors. For example: if entering the Site, you have visited any section, then the next time we can learn about this from the "cookie" and highlight articles of this section during your future visits to the Site.
3. Cookie information
A cookie is a small amount of data, often including a unique anonymous identifier, sent to your browser by the site computer and stored on your computer's hard drive. Each site can send its own cookies to your computer if your browser settings allow it. At the same time (in order to preserve the confidentiality of your data) your browser only allows sites to access your own cookies, but does not allow them to use the same cookies left by other sites.
Cookies store information about your Internet preferences. Users can configure their computers to automatic accept of all cookies, or be warned every time a site tries to write a cookie to the user's hard drive, or not accept any cookies at all. The latter option means that some personal services cannot be provided to users, and also that users who have chosen such settings will not be able to get full access to all sections of the Site.
Each browser is unique, so please refer to the Help function of your browser to find out how to set up work with cookie files. If you have configured your computer to completely deny the acceptance of cookies, you can still visit the Site anonymously until you wish to use one of the site's services.
Cookies are widely used by website owners to provide websites work or to improve performance, as well as to obtain analytical information.
The site and service providers may use different types of cookies on their Internet resources:
◦ Strictly Necessary Cookies.
These cookies are necessary for the site to work correctly. They will allow Users to move around the Site and use its capabilities. These cookies do not personally identify Users. If the User does not agree to use this type of files, this may affect the performance of the Site, or its components.
◦ Cookies related to performance, efficiency and analytics.
These files help us to understand how Users interact with the Site by providing information about the areas they visited and the time they spent on the site, as well as these files show problems in the operation of the Internet resource, for example, error messages. This helps to improve the site's performance. Analytics cookies also help us measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and optimize website content for those interested in our ads. This type of cookie cannot be used to identify you. All information that is collected and analyzed is completely anonymous.
◦ Functional cookies.
These cookies serve to identify Users returned to the Site. They allow you to individually select the content of the Site for Users. If the User blocks this type of files, then this may affect the performance and functionality of the website and may restrict access to the content on the website.
◦ Advertising cookies.
These files record information about user actions on the Internet, including visits to sites and pages, as well as data about links and advertisements that Users have chosen to view. One of the goals is to reflect on the websites the content that is most fully focused on the User. Another goal is to ensure the possibility of providing advertising or other information in a more accurate accordance with the interests of the User.
4. Collection and use of information
Cookies are used for a variety of purposes, including:
• To make it easier for yourself and third parties to receive information about Users visits of the Site.
• To analyze information about visits to pages by Users to improve the Site.
• To provide advertisements, messages and content created by us and third parties on this site and the sites of others, taking into account the interests of the User.
• To help Users in obtaining the necessary information.
• Determine the number of visitors and how they use our site - to improve the effectiveness of the site and to better understand the interests of their audience.
5. Cookie storage period
Some cookies are valid from the moment you enter the site until the end of this particular session in the browser. When you close your browser, these files become unnecessary and are automatically deleted. These cookies are called "session" cookies.
Some cookies are stored on the device and between sessions of work in the browser - they are not deleted after closing the browser. These cookies are called "persistent" cookies. The store period of persistent cookies on a device is different for different cookies. We and other companies use persistent cookies for various purposes: for example, to determine how often you visit our sites or how often you return to them, how the usage of the Site changes over time, and to rate the effectiveness of advertising.
Cookies can be placed on your device by the Site administration. These cookies are called "own" cookies. Some cookies may be placed on your device by other operators. These cookies are called "third party" cookies.
6. Use of web tracking and cookies
We use software to determine the number of users visiting our website and the frequency of visits. We do not use software to collect personal data or IP addresses of individuals. The data is used exclusively anonymously in aggregate form for statistical purposes as well as for the development of the website.
We do not create an individual profile of your online activities. The content of persistent cookies is limited to an identification number. Name, email address, IP address, etc. are not saved.
There is an exception: «Yandex.Metrica» cookies.
«Yandex.Metrica» cookies may be used to a small extent. These cookies use the IP address to recognize the user, but do not personally identify you. In other words, the information is collected anonymously. Cookies collect information about Users Site usage. This information is used to compile reports and help us improve the Site.
7. Third party cookies
Please note: as you can see, when you visit some of the pages of our websites, there are generated cookies that are not related to the Site. When you visit a page with content inserted from, for example, YouTube or Vimeo websites, these service providers may create their own cookies in your browser. The site does not control the use of these cookies and cannot access them due to the way cookies work - only the party that originally created them has access to them. Look for more information on these cookies on third party websites.
8. Web beacons
We use analytical web services such as Yandex.Metrica, GoogleAnalytics, which help us understand how people use our websites, and thereby ensure their relevance, usability and content. These services use data collection technologies such as web beacons. Web beacons are small electronic images that place cookies, count the number of visits, and rate the usage and efficiency of a website. In turn, this information helps us to understand what information is of our visitors interest , and to provide personalized content on our websites. Web beacons are anonymous and do not contain or collect information that identifies you.
The information is anonymous and used exclusively for statistical purposes. These web analytics and cookies cannot be used to identify you as they never contain personal information, including your name or email address.
9. Cookie control
You can use our Site without cookies. You can disable the storage of cookies, restrict their creation by means of specific websites, or set a cookie notification in your browser. You can also delete cookies from your PC hard drive at any time (file: "cookies").
Most browsers allow to control most cookies by means of your browser settings.
Most internet browsers are initially set to automatic accept cookies. The user can change the settings so that the browser blocks cookies or notify when files of this type will be sent to the device. There are several ways to control cookies. Please refer to your browser's instructions for more information on how to adjust or change your browser settings.
If you disable cookies, this may affect the User's operation on the Internet. If the User uses various devices to view and access the Site (for example, a computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.), he must ensure that each browser on each device is configured in accordance with his preferences for working with cookies.