Last updated: November 2021 with effective date 4 November 2021.
What are cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser that assist us in providing our Services according to the purposes described. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows our Services or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you. Some of the purposes for which Cookies are installed may also require the User's consent.
Cookies can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
When you visit Sudoku.com, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information might be about you, your preferences, your device or used to make the Website work as you expect it to. The information does not usually identify you directly, but it can give you a more personalized web experience. You can choose not to allow some types of cookies. However, you should know that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on the site and the services we are able to offer.
We use both our cookies and third-party cookies for the following purposes:
- To enable certain functions of the Website.
Strictly Necessary Cookies.
These are used to recognise you when you return to our Website, set up your consent settings, and embed functionality from third party services. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your last game progress.
- To provide analytics.
We may use analytics cookies to track information on how the Website is used so that we can make improvements. We may also use analytics cookies to test new advertisements, pages, features or new functionality of the Website to see how our users react to them.
- To enable advertisements delivery, including behavioral advertising
Advertising and measurement cookies.
These types of cookies and other storage technologies such as Pixel Tags are used to deliver advertisements on and through the Service and track the performance of these advertisements. These cookies may also be used to enable third-parties, including social media and advertising networks, to provide measurement services and deliver ads that may be relevant to you based upon your activities or interests.
Third Party Cookies and Purpose
|Third Party Cookies||Purpose|
|Google reCAPTCHA||We use Google reCAPTCHA which is a SPAM protection service provided by Google Ireland Limited. These are strictly necessary cookies, provided by the Google reCAPTCHA service used on our “Get in Touch” forms to stop submissions from spammers. Your personal data are used pursuant to our legitimate interests, namely, to prevent fraudulent and abusive activity and to be as effective and efficient when responding to request we receive. |
|Cloudflare Load Balancer||The _cflb is a load balancing cookie provided by Cloudflare Inc. to assist with web traffic filtration, balance traffic loads, manage failovers and support network resource usage. This is a strictly necessary cookie that allows us to re-route our user’s connection request to the website in case of failures to ensure a seamless experience. It routes future requests to the same origin, optimising network resource usage. In the event of a failover, it sets a new __cflb cookie to direct future requests to the failover pool. For more information about the _cflb please visit Cloudflare Cookies · Cloudflare Fundamentals docs.|
|Google Analytics||We use Google Analytics; a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the Website and compile reports for us on website activity. This cookie does not collect information that identifies an individual. For information on how to reject or delete these cookie, see https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en. You may also prevent your data from being collected and used by Google Analytics by opting out through the use of the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/|
and on your options about the ads you see, please visit: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/2662922?hl=en
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What are your choices regarding cookies
You can find further information about how to manage Cookies in the most commonly used browsers at the following addresses: Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Apple Safari and Microsoft Internet Explorer.
- Your Online Choices (http://www.youronlinechoices.com)
- Network Advertising Initiative (http://www.networkadvertising.org/)
- Digital Advertising Alliance (http://www.aboutads.info/choices)
- All About Cookies (http://www.allaboutcookies.org)
For any questions or clarification contact us at [email protected].