Cookies are files sent by web servers to web browsers, and stored by the web browsers.
The information is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables a web server to identify and track web browsers.
There are two main kinds of cookies: session cookies and persistent cookies. Session cookies are deleted from your computer when you close your browser, whereas persistent cookies remain stored on your computer until deleted, or until they reach their expiry date.
Cookies and tracking devices used on Sensiblemicro.com
We use the following cookies:
* Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
* Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
* Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
* Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
HOW TO MANAGE COOKIES IN YOUR BROWSER:
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Our cookies do not store financial information, or information which is capable of directly identifying you (such as your name or address). Cookies simply allow our website to retrieve this information in order to personalize and improve your experience of our website.
If you wish to restrict, block or delete cookies from sensiblemicro.com – or any other website – you can use your browser to do this. Each browser is different so check the ‘Help’ menu of your particular browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.
Please bear in mind that if you do this, certain personalized features of this website cannot be provided to you, for example your shopping basket will not work properly.
Most modern browsers will allow you to:
- See what cookies you’ve got and delete them on an individual basis.
- Block third party cookies.
- Block cookies from particular sites.
- Block all cookies from being set.
- Delete all cookies when you close your browser.
COOKIES ON OUR WEBSITE:
Sensible Micro Corp. uses the following cookies on this website, for the following purposes:
• Account Registration
• Login Features
• Newsletter Subscription
• Placing Orders
• Survey Responses
• Form Submissions
• Site Preferences
• Google cookies
Sensible Micro Corp. uses Google Analytics to analyze the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store and use this information.
Sensible Micro Corp. publishes Google Adsense interest-based advertisements on this website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests.
To determine your interests, Google will track your behavior across the web using cookies.
You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s ads preference manager available at: https://goo.gl/AVVong.
You can opt-out of the Adsense partner network cookie at: https://goo.gl/vGAkbT.
However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained.
To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: https://goo.gl/rSASV5.
THIRD-PARTY COOKIES AND TRACKING DEVICES:
When you use this website, you may also be sent the following third party cookies, which may be used for the following purposes:
• Google Analytics
• Other Analytics
• Website Optimization
• Conversion Tracking
• Google AdSense
• Behavioral Advertising
• Content Customization
• Affiliate Tracking
• Social Media Tools
Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies.
In Internet Explorer, you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.
In Firefox, you can adjust your cookies settings by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”.
BLOCKING COOKIES WILL HAVE A NEGATIVE IMPACT UPON THE USABILITY OF SOME WEBSITES.
The links below take you to the ‘Help’ sections for each of the major browsers so that you can find out more about how to manage your cookies.
THIRD-PARTY COOKIES AND TRACKING DEVICES:
When you are on Sensiblemicro.com you may notice that there is content from other websites – for example a video from YouTube or links to maps using google maps. We may also provide you with the opportunity to share information with others using social networks such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. We add this content from time to time to improve the user experience. As a result, you may be sent cookies from these other websites. Sensible Micro Corporation (the Data Controller of Sensiblemicro.com) (“Sensible Micro”) does not control these cookies and we suggest you check these third-party websites for more information about the cookies they use and how you can manage them.
MANAGING ADVERTISING COOKIES:
Please note that if you want to opt out from receiving targeted advertising, this does not mean that you will receive less advertising when you use our services. This just means that the advertising you see will not be as relevant or customized to you. However, if you still want to opt out of these third party advertising cookies, you can do this by visiting the Interactive Advertising Bureau’s website www.youronlinechoices.com which lists all ad serving cookies that are currently set on your device and tells you how to opt-out from each of them. Please note that this website lists many more networks than those used at Sensiblemicro.com.
We have also set out links above to some of the specific partners we work with who set cookies on our websites, and therefore on your computer, each of which have instructions on how to opt out of their cookies. Please remember that if you choose to opt out of targeted advertising from a specific company or via www.youronlinechoices.com, it only applies to the web browser on the device you are using. You will therefore need to follow the same process on every device you use or different web browser that you use to exercise the same choice.
UPDATE YOUR PREFERENCES:
Under the GDPR guidelines, you are entitled to manage how we collect, store, and handle your information.
If you would like to rectify data, submit a complaint, opt-out, or place a request for deletion, please visit our Privacy Preferences page.