In addition to the details you enter at the homepage, the Website also sets cookies. Cookies are digital data packages that the Website stores on your hard drive. The cookies we use identify the user’s terminal devices (e.g. pc, mobile phone, tablet, etc.). A cookie is not a program and it does not contain a virus.
The Website stores cookies for the following purposes:
- To improve the Website service and user benefits by generating web statistics
- In connection with product searches
In addition to SWISSFM cookies, the Website registers and sets the following third-party cookies:
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To opt out of Google Analytics generally, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Analytics registers and sets two types of cookies:
Persistent cookies, which show user behaviour over time. Persistent cookies are stored for a period of up to two years.
Session cookies, which show user behaviour within a given visit. Session cookies are deleted when you close the tab or browser.
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If you do not wish SWISSFM to identify your pc, mobile phone, tablet, etc., by setting cookies, you can disable cookies in your browser. See guidelines here: http://www.wikihow.com/Disable-Cookies
Every time you visit the Website – regardless of whether there is a cookie or not – SWISSFM registers the type of browser used by the user, the operating system, etc. of the pages, which the user wishes to access. This data is used in an accumulated anonymous report for use in statistical analysis of how the Website is generally used.
As with any connection to a web server, the server of our webhosting provider cyon in Basel, Switzerland, logs and stores certain technical data. These data include the IP address and operating system of your device, the data, the access time, the type of browser, and the browser request, including the source of the request (referrer). This is necessary for technical reasons to make our website available to you. cyon protects this data with technical and organizational measures against unauthorized access and does not pass it on to third parties. As far as we process personal data, we do so because of our interest in providing you the best possible user experience and ensuring the security and stability of our systems.