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Essentially, cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie does NOT give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Although most web browsers automatically accept cookies, you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies to your preference. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of our website.
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HDMGlobal uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics collects first party cookies, which are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour. This information is sent to Google and is used to evaluate how our website is being used. This enables HDMGlobal to compile statistical reports and helps us to improve our website functionality for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily. A full list of cookies used by Google Analytics and explanations on how these work are available on the Google code website.
HDMGlobal does not collect (nor allow any third party to collect) personally identifiable information of visitors to our site. We will not associate any data gathered with any personally identifying information. We will not link or seek to link an IP address with the identity of a computer user. In short, Google Analytics doesn't identify who you are, but it does track your movements on our website.
This helps us recognise when you return to our website and aids website navigation and selections made.
For more information about cookies, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/.
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We do not sell, trade or rent your contact details to any third parties.
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