Our Privacy Policy explains our principles when it comes to the collection, processing, and storage of your information. This policy (which forms part of the Privacy Policy of Passle Limited) explains how we, and our third-party services use cookies, as well as the options you have to control them.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which contain information that are stored on your computer. Cookies may be set by the site or service that you are visiting (known as ‘first-party cookies), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or analytics services on the Service (‘third-party cookies’).

Cookies set by passle.net

Our website and Service uses cookies and similar technologies to allow us to promote our services and enhance your browsing experience. We may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file. Cookies help us to improve and deliver a better service and a provide more personalised user experience. They enable us:

  • to store information about your preferences, and so allow us to customise the Service according to your individual interests
  • to speed up your searches
  • to recognise you when you return to the Service.

The law says that we are allowed to place cookies on your computer as long as the cookies are essential to the operation of the Service. If they are not, we have to get your express permission.

The Service does use non-essential cookies, including cookies used by us to get information about the way in which the Service is used. We use this information to work out how the Service may best be improved.

In particular, the Service uses Google Analytics to estimate our users’ usage patterns. Google Analytics counts the number of visitors and tell us things about their behaviour on the Service, such as the typical length of stay on the Service or the average number of pages a user views.

The Service also uses other tools that help with, for example, interface design and customer experience – a full list of subprocessors is available here.

How to control cookies

We place cookies on your computer or device as outlined above. However, you can control and manage these cookies in various ways. Please note that removing or blocking cookies may impact on your user experience and parts of this Service may no longer be fully accessible.

Browser controls

You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Service. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to the Service.

Most browsers will allow you to see what cookies you have and delete them on an individual basis or block cookies from particular or all websites or Services. Please note that any preference you have set will be lost if you delete all cookies, including your preference to opt-out from cookies as this itself requires an opt-out cookie to have been set. For more information on how to modify your browser settings to block or filter cookies, see www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/ or www.aboutcookies.org/how-to-control-cookies/.

Managing analytics cookies

You can opt-out of having your anonymised browsing activity within websites recorded by analytics cookies. We use the following service providers and you can learn more about their privacy policies and how to opt-out of their cookies by clicking on following links:

Google Analytics: www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html and tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

HotJarwww.hotjar.com/legal/policies/privacy and www.hotjar.com/legal/compliance/opt-out

Social buttons and other third-party cookies

We use ‘social buttons’ to enable our users to share Posts via our Service. These are buttons for third-party social media sites and these sites may log information about your activities on the internet including via this Service. We also use several other third-party sites, outlined below. Please review the respective terms of use and privacy policies of these sites to understand exactly how they use your information and to find out how to opt-out, or delete, such information.

Facebook: www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/

Google+: policies.google.com/privacy and policies.google.com/technologies/cookies

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy and www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out

Twitter: help.twitter.com/en/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies

Xing: privacy.xing.com/en/privacy-policy

Drift (our third-party Chatbot service): www.drift.com/privacy-policy/

SlideShare: www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy and www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out

YouTube: policies.google.com/privacy and policies.google.com/technologies/cookies

Zoho (our third-party Support Desk service): www.zoho.com/privacy.html

You can find out more about cookies at www.ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/online/cookies/ and www.allaboutcookies.org and www.aboutcookies.org.