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COOKIES POLICY

Cookies Policy

INFORMATION ABOUT OUR USE OF COOKIES

 

Throughout this Cookies Policy the following definitions will apply:

Project” means a technology project placed on our Site;

Project Creator” means a person who registers with us and sets up a Project on our Site;

Project Funder” means a person who wishes to help fund a Project and registers with and on our Site;

Technofunding” “we”, “us”, “our” means Technofunding Ltd, 2 Woodberry Grove, Finchley, London N12 0DR England;

Site” means our website, www.technofunding.com;

Visitor” means all persons who visit and use our Site, whether registered or unregistered, a business or a consumer, including those persons who become Project Funders and Project Creators.

 

Technofunding will, if you agree, store information on your browser or the hard drive of your computer or device and will use various technologies to distinguish you from other Visitors to our Site to assist us in collecting and storing information when you visit our Site or receive email from us.  This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our Site and also allows us to improve our Site.  For example, we may use web beacons and client-side tracking objects for record keeping purposes and for collecting information about your usage of the Technofunding Site, email responses, and tracking.  For additional information on our privacy practices, visit our Privacy Policy at https://www.technofunding.com/privacy

Your use of our Site means that you accept and agree to abide by all policies and terms which supplement Technofunding’s Website Terms of Use and Acceptable Use Policy, including this Cookies Policy and agree to our use of cookies, other client-side tracking objects and web beacons as follows:

 

Web Beacons

In order to determine a Visitors’ ability to receive HTML email in addition to whether or not an email has been opened, we include a "web beacon" in a majority of the HTML email messages we send.   A web beacon (actually a small .gif image) is activated when an HTML email is opened via a request for the image on our servers. This capability helps us send email in a format that you can read and enables us to track the aggregate number of emails opened.  Web beacons do not collect any personal data.  If you do not want to receive email messages with web beacons you can choose to receive emails in text (non-HTML) format.  Technofunding also use and provide you with the capability to track when a URL that has been clicked inside an email message sent by our system.  Technofunding use this functionality to track which links were clicked and in what quantity, as well as the aggregate number of links clicked.  This click tracking functionality does not collect any personal data.

 

Client-Side Tracking Objects

Client-side tracking objects (commonly called cookies or JavaScript) are small files that are placed on your computer or device by websites that you visit.  Such files are used to track your experience on our Site, make our Site work more efficiently, enable extra functionality of our Site, and provide Technofunding with additional information about your visit to our Site.  Cookies also allow us to track overall Site usage and determine areas that our Visitors prefer.  Technofunding are able to make your visit to our Site easier by recognizing you when you return and providing you with a customized experience.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of Technofunding’s Site. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log in to secure areas of our Site, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognise and count the number of Visitors and to see how Visitors move around our Site when they are using it.  This helps us to improve the way the Technofunding Site works, for example, by ensuring that Visitors are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our Site. This enables Technofunding to personalise 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 Site, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed.  

 

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the "lifetime" of the cookie, and a value (usually a unique number).  When you visit Technofunding’s Site, open an email from us, view our services online (including on our Project Creators’ websites), Technofunding or an authorized third party may send you a cookie.

Information gathered through use of cookies will not contain personal data per se.  However, when you become a Project Creator or Project Funder on Technofunding’s Site and submit personal data on ours or our Project Funders’ websites, Technofunding may, with your consent, link your personal data with cookies or other identifiers associated with your visit(s) to those websites.

We may occasionally engage third parties to track and analyse information about your activity on our Site, including data gathered by cookies or web beacons to improve the Technofunding Site’s performance, run tests on effectiveness of our Site and marketing efforts, and improve Visitor experiences.  The information generated by the cookie about your use of Technofunding’s Site (including your IP address) may be transmitted to and stored on servers outside of the EEA for the purpose of evaluating your use of our Site, compiling reports on website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.  This information may also be transferred to third parties where required to do so by law or where such third parties further process the information on our behalf.  

All information captured by such third party cookies is only used for the purposes described below.  

THIRD PARTY COOKIES:

  • Google Analytics Statistics purposes
  • Facebook Login with facebook purpose, Like button.
  • PayPal Login with PayPal button
  • Youtube Local storage

 

Disabling, Deleting, or Opting Out of Cookies

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies by modifying the settings in your browser.  Using your browser, you may disable the use of cookies, delete cookies, or individually reject cookies at any time.  You may also disable JavaScript at any time.  If you choose to disable cookies, you may still use our Site; however, you may have limited access to some areas within our Site or be transitioned to a different experience.  

By using Technofunding’s website, you consent to the processing of data about you by third parties authorized by Technofunding in the manner of and for the purposes set out above.  If you wish to learn more about cookies, including how to see which cookies have been set and how to manage or delete them, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.  Remember: some features of Technofunding’s Site may not function properly unless cookies are enabled, and some areas of the Site may not function at all.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Updated: Sept, 12  2013