To make this site work properly, we place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too. What are cookies?

A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember who you are to our site. We do not store personally identifiable information in our cookies – only encoded strings that represent key information into our systems.

How do we use cookies?

Our pages use cookies to primarily remember:

  • To know if you are currently logged in or not and to what community within our system you are currently in.

Also, some videos embedded in our pages use a cookie to anonymously gather statistics on how you got there and what videos you visited.

Enabling these cookies is necessary for all online community functions of this site to work properly. You can delete or block these cookies, but if you do the online community features of this site will not work as intended, the standard marketing functions (not logged in) will continue to work properly.

The cookie-related information is used to identify you personally as a logged in member and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.

Do we use other cookies?

Some of our pages may use additional or different cookies to the ones described above. If so, the details of these will be provided in their specific cookies notice page. You may be asked for your agreement to store these cookies.

How to control cookies

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.