Last updated: 30th April 2018
What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of text sent by your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the website, app or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the service we offer will be more useful to you.
When does mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com place cookies?
Any browser visiting mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com will receive cookies from us. We also place cookies in your browser when you visit a non-mpirical.com or non-mpirical-lms.com sites that host our content.
What types of cookies do we use?
We use two types of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it’s easier to return to mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com or interact with our websites without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com when you return to one of our websites or a partner site that uses our content. Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).
Which mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com entity is using cookies?
Mpirical Limited will be responsible for your personal data provided to, or collected by or for, our websites.
If you are logged in on mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com or browsing a third party partner site of mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com and one of our cookies on your device identifies you, your usage (such as your browsing behaviour) and log data (such as your IP address) will be associated by us with your account. We also use aggregate data from third parties and mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com activity.
Unless you clear these cookies from your browser, we may use this information to:
- Help website and app owners understand how visitors engage with their sites or apps.
- Detect and defend against fraud and other risks to protect users and partners.
- Improve our Services, apps and other products.
- We do not provide any personal information that we collect to advertisers unless you have given us permission to do so.
What third-party cookies does mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com use?
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the website.
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their settings preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, since it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information.
What to do if you don’t want cookies to be set or want them to be removed?
If you do not want to receive cookies, you can also change your browser settings on your computer or other device you’re using to access our websites or apps. If you use mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com without changing your browser settings, we’ll assume that you’re happy to receive all cookies on mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com websites. Most browsers also provide functionality that lets you review and erase cookies, including mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com cookies. Please note that the mpirical.com or mpirical-lms.com site will not work properly without cookies.
Other helpful resources
Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information.
- Google Chrome.
- Internet Explorer.
- Mozilla Firefox.
- Safari (Desktop).
- Safari (Mobile).
- Android Browser.
- Opera Mobile.
For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.
Sharing with social networks
We have functions on our website that enable you to share content from the website via social media. If you use this function then the social media websites may place a cookie on your computer.
If you use the buttons that allow you to share products and content with your friends via social networks like Google, Twitter and Facebook, these companies may set a cookie on your computer memory. Find out more about these here: