About Cookies and Internet Advertising

Effective April 1, 2012

This policy details how GlassThumb uses cookies and cookie-like files and technologies on its websites, e.g. Local Shared Objects, also known as “Flash cookies”, web beacons etc. We refer to these generically as “cookies”. If you visit our websites and your browser settings accept cookies, we consider this as acceptance of our use of cookies.

;What are cookies

Cookies are small files that are sent to and stored in you computer by the websites you visit. Cookies are stored in your browser’s file directory. Next time you visit the site, your browser will read the cookie and relay the information back to the website or element that originally set the cookie. To learn more about these technologies and how they work, please see e.g. allaboutcookies.org..

Why does GlassThumb use cookies?

We and our service providers may use the following types of cookies:

How can I manage cookies?

You can review the options available to manage cookies in your browser. The browser can be used to manage cookies relating to basic functions, site improvement, personalization and advertising. Different browsers use different ways to disable cookies, but they are usually found under a Tools or Options menu. You can also consult the browser’s help menu. In addition to cookie management, browsers usually let you control files similar to cookies, for example Local Shared Objects, e.g. by enabling the browser’s privacy mode. GlassThumb uses third party vendor managed advertising cookies to promote its products in both GlassThumb and non-GlassThumb web sites. You may be able to opt-out from certain third party managed advertising cookies through third party cookie management sites, such as Google Analytics. Disabling cookies may prevent you from using certain parts of GlassThumb websites. If you delete your cookies from the browser, you may need to remember to re-install opt-out cookies.

How long do we keep the information?

It depends based on the type of cookies. Session cookies expire when you close the browser. Persistent cookies, including Local Shared Objects (“Flash cookies”), have typical expiration dates ranging from two months up to a couple of years.

What else should you know?

In addition to collecting data on the web domains, GlassThumb collects other types of information as described in the GlassThumb Privacy Policy. GlassThumb also runs a voluntary program for improving its phones, the GlassThumb Improvement program. This program is based on collecting information on how users navigate and use the applications and features on their devices. Please see GlassThumb Improvement program privacy details for a complete description of the program and your choices related to the program. GlassThumb may from time to time change this Policy. However, if this Policy is changed in a material, adverse way, GlassThumb will post a notice advising of such change at the beginning of this Policy and on this site's home page. We recommend that you re-visit this Policy from time to time to learn of any such changes to this Policy.
If you have additional questions, please contact us through our customer care or by writing to:
GlassThumb
ATTN: Privacy
817 Broadway
10th Floor
New York, NY 10003
Unitied States of America