OGI, Inc. websites, like many others, use small text files called cookies to help customize your experience. Here you can learn more about cookies and how to control them.
What’s a Cookie?
Cookies are small text files that are stored by the browser on your device. They allow websites to store user preferences, variables, and information that allows to improve user experience. You can think of cookies as providing an identifier for your device, enabling websites to recognize a user and respond appropriately.
Types of Cookies
A visit to a page of one of OGI, Inc. websites may generate the following types of cookie:
Site Performance Cookies
This type of cookie remembers your preferences for tools found on the website, so you don’t have to set them each time you visit.
Every time a user visits our websites, third-party web analytics software generates an anonymous analytics cookie. These cookies can tell us whether or not you have visited the site before. Your browser will tell us if you have these cookies, and if you don’t, we generate new ones. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site. Unless you are signed in to the website, these cookies cannot be used to identify individuals and are used for statistical purposes only. If you are logged in, we will also know the details you provided, such as user name and email address.
These cookies are used by software that determines which region or country you are in from information supplied by your browser when it requests a web page. This cookie is completely anonymous and is only used to help target content and advertising.
When you register on an OGI, Inc. website, we generate cookies that signal whether you are signed in or not. Our servers use these cookies to determine which account you are signed in with and if you are allowed access to a particular service. It also allows us to associate any comments you post with your username. If you have not selected ‘remember me’ option, your cookies get deleted when you either close your browser or shut down your computer. While you are signed into one of the sites, we may combine information from your registration cookies with analytics cookies, which we could use to identify which pages you have seen on the website as an individual.
Some ads or applications on our websites may be generated by third parties. Some of these third parties use their own anonymous cookies. The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies. For example, when you share an article using a social media-sharing button, the social network that has created the button will record the event.
This OGI, Inc. website uses the following cookies:
How to Turn Cookies off
You can set your web browser to stop accepting cookies in general or to stop accepting cookies from a particular website. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser.
In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful:
- Cookie settings in IE
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
We also encourage you to use available third-party resources:
- for more information about cookies and their use on the Internet, visit www.allaboutcookies.org
- to opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics, go to tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
- to turn off third-party cookies by advertisers, go to www.youronlinechoices.com
- to learn more about the EU Cookie Directive, visit http://eur-lex.europa.eu