How does TAIOS use cookies?

Page updated: 2018-04-06

TAIOS uses different types of cookies for various purposes, such as:

  • Providing you with a personalized experience
  • Learning how you use TAIOS to improve our product and services
  • Informing decisions on how to provide a better user experience

Some examples of how we use these cookies are:

  • Remembering if you visited TAIOS before so that messages for new visitors are not displayed to you
  • Remembering settings you applied when on the website
  • Collecting information about which pages are visited most often
  • Managing errors to ensure the website is working properly
  • Testing designs to help improve the look and feel of the website

What cookies does TAIOS use?

The following is a list of the non-optional cookies that we use.

Cookie Name Cookie Purpose
Google Analytics ( _ga, _gid ) Google Analytics cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and help us improve our website. The information collected is anonymous and includes the number of visitors to the website, what pages they visited and where they have come to the website from. More information is available here.
Google DoubleClick(__gads, DSID, IDE, bdfSurf) TAIOS uses Google DoubleClick to measure the effectiveness of our online marketing campaigns. The main purpose of this cookie is for targeting/advertising. This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick for Publishers service from Google. Its purpose is to serve the showing of adverts on the site, for which the owner may earn some revenue.
Quantcast (__qca, mc) Quantcast may use your computer’s IP address, pixel code, referring HTTP location, current HTTP location, search string, time of the access, browser’s time, any searches made on the applicable website and other statistics in order to analyze Log Data from different websites and combine it with other non Personally Identifiable Information to produce the Reports that are made available on the Quantcast.com Site. The purpose of this cookie is to enable web publishers and advertisers to deliver audience segments that are appropriate for their products or services.
Microsoft Bing(_uetsid) Microsoft Bing Ads Universal Event Tracking (UET) tracking cookie. Learn more.
Optimisely(optimizelyBuckets, optimizelyEndUserId, optimizelySegments) TAIOS uses Optimizely cookies to test and analyse how audiences interact with TAIOS . We do this to make informed decisions about how to provide a better experience for TAIOS users.
Mixpanel (mp_*) These cookies are used to analyze activity on our website and application in order to improve the user experience. This information is shared with Mixpanel.
TAIOS Tracking (iutk, TAIOS .auid, fe--tracking, global-view-count, tracking.fe.stream-*) The TAIOS analytics system uses cookies, log file data and embedded code to gather information regarding visitor activity on TAIOS products. TAIOS uses this information to help improve the services it provides to its users.
Zendesk (ZD-buid ZD-suid __zlcstore __zlcmid) These cookies allow us to communicate with you to identify a device across visits, and also across a single chat session to offer support. This information is shared with Zendesk
Criteo(__ansync3rdp_criteo) Targeting/Advertising
Stripe (__stripe-js-v3-features__, __stripe_mid, __stripe_sid) (On Digital Sales pages): Stripe.com uses these cookies to process payments for our website.

What cookies does TAIOS Reader use?

The following is a list of the non-optional cookies that we use in the TAIOS reader.

Cookie Name Cookie Purpose
Google Analytics ( _ga, _gid ) Google Analytics cookies are used to collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website. We use the information to compile reports and help us improve our website. The information collected is anonymous and includes the number of visitors to the website, what pages they visited and where they have come to the website from. More information is available here.
Google DoubleClick(__gads, DSID, IDE, bdfSurf) TAIOS uses Google DoubleClick to measure the effectiveness of our online marketing campaigns. The main purpose of this cookie is for targeting/advertising. This cookie is associated with the DoubleClick for Publishers service from Google. Its purpose is to serve the showing of adverts on the site, for which the owner may earn some revenue.
Quantcast (__qca, mc) Quantcast may use your computer’s IP address, pixel code, referring HTTP location, current HTTP location, search string, time of the access, browser’s time, any searches made on the applicable website and other statistics in order to analyze Log Data from different websites and combine it with other non Personally Identifiable Information to produce the Reports that are made available on the Quantcast.com Site. The purpose of this cookie is to enable web publishers and advertisers to deliver audience segments that are appropriate for their products or services.
Mixpanel (mp_*) These cookies are used to analyze activity on our website and application in order to improve the user experience. This information is shared with Mixpanel.
TAIOS Tracking(iutk, TAIOS .auid, fe--tracking, global-view-count, tracking.fe.stream-*) The TAIOS analytics system uses cookies, log file data and embedded code to gather information regarding visitor activity on TAIOS products. TAIOS uses this information to help improve the services it provides to its users.
Youtube ( PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC ) Youtube use these for analytics and to provide a personalized user experience
Vimeo ( vuid ) Vimeo uses this for analytics