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Cookie Policy

Outlines the use of cookies on our website, product, service, including their purpose and how to manage them.
February 8, 2023 1:59 PM

This cookie policy describes how Hive.id (“Hive.id”) uses “cookies” and other similar technologies, in connection with our Website and Services. Any capitalized term used and not otherwise defined below has the meaning assigned to it in the Privacy Policy.

1. What is a Cookie?

Cookies are small text files that are stored in a computer's browser directory. They help site providers to understand how people use a site, remember a User's login details, and store site preferences.

2. Does Hive.id use Cookies?

Yes. We use cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy to:

  • ensure that our Services function properly,
  • detect and prevent fraud,
  • understand how visitors use and engage with our Website, and
  • analyze and improve Services.

3. Who sets cookies when I use Hive.id’s Website?

There are two main types of cookies that can be set:

  • First party cookies: these cookies are placed and read by Hive.id directly when you use our Services,
  • Third party cookies: these cookies are not set by Hive.id, but by other companies, like Google or Facebook, for site analytics purposes. See further details below on how to manage these cookies.

4. How Hive.id Uses Cookies

Cookies play an important role in helping us provide effective and safe Services. Below is a description of the commonly used cookie types and the purposes that apply to them. Each section references Hive.id’s Cookie Widget, where you can find more information about each cookie, and exercise your choices.

Necessary Cookies

Some cookies are essential to the operation of our Website and Services and make it usable and secure by enabling basic functions like access to secure areas of the Website and billing. We use those cookies in a number of different ways, including:

  • Authentication. To remember your login state so you don't have to log in as you navigate through our Website and dashboard.
  • Fraud Prevention and Detection. Cookies and similar technologies that we deploy through our Website help us learn things about computers and web browsers used to access the Services. This information helps us detect potentially harmful or illegal use of our Services.
  • Security. To protect user data from unauthorized access.
  • Functionality. To keep our Website and Services working correctly, like for example showing you the right information based on your location.

Statistics Cookies

Statistics cookies help us understand how visitors interact with our Services. We use those cookies in a number of different ways, including:

  • Website Features and Services. To remember how you prefer to use our Services so that you don't have to reconfigure your settings each time you log into your account.
  • To Analyze and Improve Our Services. To make our Website and Services work better for you. Cookies help us understand how people reach our Website and they give us insights into improvements or enhancements we need to make to our Site and Services.
  • Third Party Analytics. Through Google Analytics and tracking pixels in order to collect and analyze information about the use of the Services and report on activities and trends. This service may also collect information regarding the use of other sites, apps and online resources. You can learn about Google's practices on the Google website.

Preferences Cookies

Preference cookies are used by Hive.id to recognize you when you return to our Website or use our Services. This enables us to personalize content for you and remember your preferences, for example your choice of language or region.

Marketing Cookies

We and our service providers will use cookies and similar technologies on Hive.id's Website to direct Hive.id ads to you through targeted advertisements for our Services on other sites you visit and to measure your engagement with those ads.

5. Can I opt-out?

Yes. You can opt out of cookies through our Cookie Widget available in the bottom left corner of every page, with the exception of those cookies that are necessary to provide you with our Services. Your web browser may also allow you to manage your cookie preferences, including to delete and disable all Hive.id cookies. You can take a look at the help section of your web browser or follow the links below to understand your options. If you choose to disable cookies, some features of our Website or Services may not operate as intended.

6. Changes to the Cookie Policy

Here you can find information about changes made to the Cookie Policy.

This Cookie Policy is available on our Website and we may modify the Cookie Policy from time to time. The modified Policy will be uploaded to our Website. You are advised to review our Cookie Policy periodically for any changes.

Contact us at legal@hive.id if you have any comments, questions or concerns.

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