Cookie Statement

Last updated: June 19, 2019

  1. What are cookies?

Freedom Innovations, LLC (“us”, “we” or “our”) uses cookies on the website https://www.freedom-innovations.com/deutsch (“website”). Cookies are small files which are stored on your device when you visit our website. Information is stored in these files, which can be consulted upon a later visit to our website. For instance, cookies can contain information on your preferences, website settings or your website usage. Cookies can also serve a strictly functional role and can be necessary for the functioning of our website.

We use some so called third party cookies. The third parties concerned may also access the information gathered by these cookies. If have clarified below where a cookie is a third party cookie. The third party is mentioned in the column Party.

  1. Types of cookies

Freedom Innovations places functional, analytical, marketing and targeted advertising cookies through her website. This distinction is not exhaustive and it is possible that cookies qualify as more than one type. If that is the case, the cookie is mentioned only once in the overview below.

Functional cookies

Functional cookies are necessary to let the website function properly. We always place these cookies when you use our website. We do this based on our legitimate interest in being able to offer a properly functioning website. We do not require your permission for the use of these functional cookies.

Name Purpose Retention period
_sharethis_cookie_test_ This cookie determines whether the browser accepts cookies. Expires at the end of the session

 

Analytical cookies

Analytical cookies analyse how our website is used by you and other visitors to the website. The resulting information can be used to improve our website. We place these cookies based on our legitimate interests, which is our interest in being able to obtain information about the quality or effectiveness of our website, but can only do so if the cookies have no or little effect on the privacy of the website user concerned. At this moment, these cookies are not used by us.

For the use of any other analytical cookies, we will always ask for your consent in advance. This is the case for the following cookies:

 Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). This service helps us to understand how our website is used. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and the information may be stored on their servers.

We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve our website. The cookies collect information in a pseudonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, from where visitors have come to the website and the pages which have been visited.

Party Name Purpose/personal data Retention period
Google _utma This cookie lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to our website of a certain page. 2 years from set/update
Google _utmb This works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on our website 30 minutes from set/update
Google _utmc This works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browser When you close your browser
Google _utmt Used to throttle request rate 10 minutes
Google _utmv Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. This cookie is created when a developer uses the _setCustomVar method with a visitor level custom variable. This cookie was also used for the deprecated_setVar method. This cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics. 2 years from set/update
Google _utmz This tells us how you reached our website (e.g. from another website or a search engine) 6 months from set/update
Google _utmt_rollupTracker To track multiple domains of the Freedom Innovations website 30 minutes from set/update
Google _utmt_oldTracker To remove old tracker code 30 minutes from set/update
Google _ga To distinguish users 2 years from set/update
Google _gat To throttle request rate 10 minutes from set/update

 

Marketing cookies

Marketing cookies allow us to count how frequently a website visitor has accessed our website. Marketing cookies also enable the evaluation of the success of particular marketing programs by collecting aggregate data across multiple websites. These cookies are mostly placed by third parties. We will always ask for your consent in advance of placing marketing cookies. This is the case for the cookies listed in the table below.

The table also mentions cookies of which the main purpose is not strictly marketing related, but which might be used by the named third parties for marketing purposes. Your consent for the placing of these cookies is asked in advance.

Party Name Purpose/personal data Retention period
ShareThis, Inc. __ab12# […] 1 year
YouTube GPS Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable tracking based on geographical GPS location. 1 day
YouTube YSC Registers a unique ID to keep statistics of what videos from YouTube the user has seen. Expires at the end of the session
YouTube PREF This cookie stores preferences and other information, in particular the preferred language, how many search results you wish to be shown on your page, and whether or not you wish to have Google’s SafeSearch filter tuned on. 10 years from set/update
YouTube yt-remote-cast-installed Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Expires at the end of the session
YouTube yt-remote-connected-devices Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Persistent
YouTube Yt-remote-device-id Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Persistent.
YouTube Yt-remote-fast-check-period Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Expires at the end of the session
YouTube Yt-remote-session-app Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Expires at the end of the session
YouTube Yt-remote-session-name Stores the user’s video player preferences using embedded YouTube video. Expires at the end of the session
YouTube VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE A cookie that Youtube sets that measures your bandwith to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old. 8 months from set/update
YouTube use_hitbox The use_hitbox cookie increments the ‘views’ counter on the YouTube video. Expires at the end of the session
Google test_cookie This cookie determines whether the browser accepts cookies. 1 day

 

Targeted Advertising cookies

Targeted advertising cookies allow the parties that place them to deliver or enable delivery of advertising that is customised to the website user’s interests and to keep track of how many ads the website user has seen.

For the use of targeted advertising cookies, we will always ask for your consent before placing the cookies. This is the case for the cookies listed in the table below.

Party Name Purpose/personal data Retention period
Google IDE Used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficiency of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user. 2 years
  1. Cookie consent

If you want to have the best user experience of our website, you will have to accept all cookies. However, there is no requirement for you to accept all cookies. You can also use our website even if you do provide your consent for the placing of those cookies which require consent. Please note that in such a case, our website might not work optimally. Also keep in mind that functional cookies will always be placed when using our website, as these cookies are necessary for the functioning of our site.

You can change your consent with regard to all non-functional cookies at any time by changing your cookie settings via the cookie banner and via the cookie webpage. Do note that if you withdraw your consent, the lawfulness of the processing through cookies on the basis of this consent prior to your withdrawal is not affected.

  1. Blocking or deleting cookies

You can delete or block our cookies at any time. The links below explain how your block or delete cookies, depending on the particular browser you use.

Chrome

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Internet Explorer

Microsoft Edge

Safari

The placing of cookies often involves the processing of personal data. Our Privacy Statement applies to all our processing of personal data, unless explicitly stated otherwise. This means that you can exercise your rights as mentioned in the Privacy Statement in regards to our usage of cookies (insofar as personal data is processed).

  1. Questions

Questions about this cookie statement can sent to Email us or using the contact details below.

Freedom Innovations Global Headquarters

Freedom Innovations, LLC

3 Morgan

Irvine, CA 92618

toll free: 888-818-6777

phone: 949-672-0032

fax: 949-672-0084

We reserve the right to change this Cookie Statement.