1. What are Cookies?
Cookies are small data files placed on your computer or internet-enabled device by websites in order to add functionality. A cookie can be used to identify a user’s computer or internet-enabled device to the website, or to other third-party websites. This allows websites to improve the way they work, such as remembering preferences expressed by a user or tracking a user’s use of a website for statistical purposes.
- To improve your user experience by remembering your preferences and settings, making it faster and easier to navigate through our website.
- To provide you with a more personalized experience, such as making content recommendations and to simplify sign in procedures.
- To analyse and compile data to build a profile about users
- To support our advertising and marketing services and to provide social media features. This helps to ensure that advertising you see online is relevant to you and your interests.
- To ensure that content from our website is presented in a manner that is most effective for you and your device.
Only cookies necessary for the Venturebeam website to function are turned on. All other cookies are turned off by default and require your content to be activated. Venturebeam recommends accepting cookies on your computer, tablet, or mobile device to ensure you get full use of our personalized features.
We also share information about the use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners who may combine it with other information that you’ve provided to them or that they have collected from your use of their services.
3. What types of Cookies are used on this website and which Cookies are used?
The following types of cookies are set on this website (the “Website”):
- Strictly necessary cookies;
- Functionality cookies;
- Performance cookies;
- Marketing cookies;
- Social media cookies;
These cookies are a mixture of first-party cookies, which we set ourselves, and third-party cookies that are set by third-party service providers.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
This type of cookie is strictly necessary to allow you to access the Website, move between pages, manage preferences, and receive services that you have requested. These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off on our systems. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the website will then not work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow the Website to remember the choices you make and provide enhanced and more personalized features. They may be set by Venturebeam or by third-party providers. Venturebeam may embed video, audio, tweets, and other content in our articles and pages. We do not control which cookies are set by third parties or how the cookie information is used. Some third-party cookies may track your browser across other sites and build up a profile of your interests, which may impact the content and messages you see on other sites you visit.
Venturebeam uses performance or analytical cookies to help us understand how users gain access to our site, and interact with our Services. We collect statistical information about our users such as whether they have visited the site before and the pages they view. This helps us to improve our website and its content. These cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify you.
To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, please visit: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. On this website, you will find information about a browser plug-in that can be installed to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics.
Social Media Cookies
These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we have added to the site to enable you to share our content with others. These cookies are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content you see on other websites you visit. If you did not allow these cookies, you may not be able to see these sharing tools.
4. Managing and Disabling Cookies
You can control the cookies placed and retained on your device or browser. If you do not want your browser to accept cookies, you can turn off the cookie acceptance option in your browser settings. Please note that disabling cookies may prevent the Website from functioning properly and you may not be able to utilize all of its features and services.
Alternatively, you can modify the cookies that you see in your browser settings. It is important to note that modifying cookies may affect your ability to use our services if you choose to restrict cookies. The following links may be helpful:
5. Where can I get more information about Cookies?
You can find more information about cookies on the following websites:
For more information on behavioral advertising and cookies, please visit https://www.youronlinechoices.com/ie/your-ad-choices.