Cookie Policy

INTRODUCTION

This Cookie Policy details what cookies are installed on our websites. This policy is relevant to anyone browsing this website and using our services. We would recommend that all users of this website read this policy. Please note that this cookie policy applies to users who are browsing our websites on a mobile device, including but not limited to: smartphone, tablets and any other electronic device that has the capacity to provide internet access.

CHANGES AND UPDATES TO THIS POLICY

From time to time we may amend this cookie policy to fall in line with changes in legislation, including from not limited to the General Data Protection Regulation 2016, the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulation 2003 and the Data Protection Act 2018. We may also amend or modify this cookie policy when new functionalities or content are added to our websites. Any updates or changes to this Cookie Policy will be mentioned below. Last update: 17/05/2022.

WHAT IS A “COOKIE”?

A “cookie” is a small text file that is downloaded onto your access device when you visit a website and that enables the website to obtain certain information from your browser which include your preferences. All Websites and game apps including the game launcher which are operated by In Touch Games use cookies and similar technologies to manage login sessions, provide personalized web pages to tailor advertising and other content to reflect your specific needs and interests. A cookie does not harm your access device, nor does it contain any viruses or other malware. There are two main types of cookies used on websites:

Within the above types of cookies, there are several kinds of cookies as listed below:

The cookies that are used on our websites do not collect any personally identifiable information from the website usage. The technical data that is collected is used for analytical purposes. This data helps us understand how we can enhance the browsing experience by providing more suitable content to the users of the website. All the following cookies are currently in use on the website:

Cookie Name Purpose Persistent or Session
PHPSESSID This cookie is associated with PHP. It is used by the website to store serialised state data Expires when the session ends
__cfduid This cookie is related to Cloudflare (website cyber security solutions provider) Expires after 1 year
_ga Performance cookie used for website analytics. This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics Expires after 2 years
_gat Performance cookie used for website analytics. This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics Expires at the end of the session
_gid Performance cookie used for website analytics. This cookie is associated with Google Universal Analytics Expires after 48 hours

WHAT INFORMATION IS GATHERED?

The data gathered revolves around the way the users interact with the website during their visit. This includes what pages and sections of the website are visited, what links are being clicked on, how many users are currently logged in, whether/not content is being shared on social media. As mentioned previously, this data is purely technical, and it does not allow us to identify an individual. This website uses an analytical tool that is provided by Google Analytics. We would recommend that you read Google’s privacy policy. Please refer to the following links for more information with regards to the way Google processes your data: Privacy Policy – Privacy & Terms – Google Please note that this also applies to any third-party cookies in use on our websites, including Facebook.

CONSENT FOR COOKIES

Any strictly necessary cookies that are in use on this website will not give the ability to opt-out. If you wish to opt-out of third-party cookies, please refer to the following section. A pop-up banner will appear on your first visit of this website to inform you about cookies and prompt you whether/not you agree. If you do not agree with cookies, please refer to the following sections.

HOW TO OPT OUT?

To opt out of Google Analytics cookies, visit the following link. All the information required to opt out of Google Analytics are detailed: Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on Download Page

HOW TO DELETE THE COOKIES THAT ARE STORED ON YOUR MACHINE?

If you want to delete the cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies. You can also access them through your internet browser.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES

Please refer to the ICO’s following page for more information about cookie policies: Cookies and similar technologies | ICO Please refer to the following page for general information about cookies and guidance on how to delete cookies that are stored on your machine: About Cookies Please refer to the following page for more information about Google Analytics: Analytics Tools & Solutions for Your Business – Google Analytics