Regulation of cookies
According to current data protection regulations, cookies which are storing the status of user initiated actions and operations (except those cases that are essential to the functionality of the service) can only be placed after the prior consent has been requested from the user. The user's consent and related information are handled by the information bar at the bottom of the Bidcage website. Those cookies for which consent is not required to be requested are automatically controlled by Bidcage.
The purpose of Bidcage cookies is to ensure the adequate functioning of the website and the legal basis is the user's consent and the performance of the General Terms and Conditions.
Cookies and their data can be classified into several groups:
- Cookies are created and placed by Bidcage to support the adequate functioning of the web site, which can be long lasting (e.g. maintaining the signed-in status) and temporary (e.g. session cookie) types as well.
- Supporting cookies from third parties that help anonymously (i.e. data cannot be interconnected with the user) to see where users came from and how they used our site.
- External cookies are placed by the integrated applications of third parties, such as content sharing applications of social networking sites and cookies are installed during the operation of video service.
Bidcage does not share cookies with others that are created and controlled by itself. The user can change the duration of controlling and storing of cookies by him or herself if he or she deletes those from his or her browser.
Controlling cookies by the user
It is important to note that the deletion of cookies may result that some data are being lost or certain functions can become limited.
Settings for receiving cookies can be found by anyone in the help of any browser. You can also find help to the most popular browsers here:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer?redirectlocale=en-US&redirectslug=Cookies
Apple Safari: https://support.apple.com/kb/ph21411?locale=en_GB
Microsoft Edge: https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows-10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy
Microsoft Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies