Privacy & Cookies Policy

Cookies On Platinum Sounds

This site, like many others, uses small files called cookies to help customise & enhance your experience of the website. This page will go further into detail about what ‘cookies’ are, the cookies used by Platinum Sounds, how to turn cookies off in your browser, and some useful links for further reading on the subject.

What Are ‘Cookies’?

‘Cookies’ are small text data files that are stored by the web browser on your computer or mobile device. They help websites to store such things as user preferences. Think of cookies as a kind of “memory” for the website which helps in recognise a user and respond appropriately. How Do We Use Cookies? Visiting to a page on Platinum Sounds may generate the following types of cookie:
Site performance cookies
Anonymous analytics cookies

Site Performance Cookies:

This type of cookie remembers your preferences for sections found on Platinum Sounds, so you don’t have to re-set them each time you visit. Examples include:
– volume settings for our video player
– whether you see the latest or the oldest article comments first
– video streaming speeds that are compatible with your browser

Anonymous Analytics Cookies:

Every time a user visits our website, web analytics software provided by a third party 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. These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only.

How Do I Turn Cookies Off?

It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular website. All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. Otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your browser for more details.

Useful Links

If you would like to find out more about cookies and their use on the Internet, you may find the following links useful:

 

The IAB has provided the following website to give information specifically about privacy issues around Internet advertising:

 

For further legal information about privacy issues, you may find these links useful:

 

If you have any further questions about the use of cookies on Platinum Sounds, please email info@platinumsoundsonline.com