Effective Date: July 13, 2020
Cookies are small text files that are set by Descartes Labs or by third parties that provide content or features on our Services and are stored on your computer or mobile device. You can find more information about cookies at: www.allaboutcookies.org.
In addition to cookies, we use other technologies that are similar in function to cookies, such as pixel tags, also called web beacons or single-pixel gifs, mobile device identifiers, and web storage used in desktop software or mobile devices.
Types of Cookies
Cookies can be described by who created and placed them and how long they last. Cookies are often identified by their types, which include the following:
Persistent cookies and session cookies
First party cookies and third-party cookies
Cookies collect different types of information depending on the type of cookie and its purpose. Some examples of information that may be collected by cookies when you use our Services include:
We, or our service providers or agents acting on our behalf, use the following persistent and session cookies on our Services:
Strictly Necessary Cookies: These cookies are essential because they enable our Services to work and cannot be disabled. Without these cookies, some Services cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information for marketing purposes. For example, these cookies are used to:
Functional Cookies: We use functional cookies to remember your choices so we can tailor our Services to provide you with enhanced features and personalized content. We do not use functional cookies for marketing purposes. While these cookies can be disabled, this may result in less functionality during your use of our Services. For example, we use these cookies to:
Performance or Analytics Cookies: These cookies help us understand how the Services are being accessed, used, or performing, such as the frequency and duration of use of the Services. These analytics cookies may collect information about the content you view, what websites you visit immediately prior to and after visiting our Services, and your system and geographic information. The information generated by these cookies will be transmitted to and stored by the applicable analytics services. This category of cookies does not include cookies used for behavioral/targeted advertising.
One type of analytics cookie we use is Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google. For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en. Please see the “Your Choices” section below for a link to opt out of Google Analytics.
For example, we may use analytics cookies to:
Advertising Cookies: These third-party cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns. Advertising cookies are usually placed by advertising networks that work with other organizations to deliver personalized experiences to you. These cookies are used to:
You can exercise your preferences in relation to cookies served on our Services by taking the steps outlined below.
To learn more about how to manage cookies and opt-out of cookies being placed on your device, please visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/index.html.
In order to manage your cookie preferences, you may alter the cookie settings in your browser settings at any time. You may accept all, or certain, cookies. If you do disable cookies in your browser settings, you may find that certain sections of the Services will not work.
There are several services available that can assist you with managing your cookie preferences, including industry groups, standards associations and tools provided by the cookie providers and social media sites. Please note that Descartes Labs has no affiliation with, and is not responsible for, the below third-party websites.