PROTECTION OF PERSONAL DATA
Protecting the privacy of those who visit the website operated by HTS Caster (www.htscaster.com) as the data controller is one of our organization’s leading principles. This Cookie Usage Policy (“Policy”) explains to all website visitors and users the types of cookies used and under what conditions they are used.
Cookies are small text files stored on your computer or mobile device by the websites you visit.
1. WHAT KIND OF DATA IS PROCESSED IN COOKIES?
Cookies on websites collect data related to your browsing and usage preferences on the device you visit the site with, depending on their type. This data includes the pages you access, the services and products you view, your preferred language selection, and other preferences.
2. WHAT ARE COOKIES AND WHAT ARE THEIR PURPOSES?
Cookies are small text files stored on your device or network server by the websites you visit through browsers. These small text files, which contain your preferred language and other settings on the site, help remember your preferences on your next visit to the site and help us make improvements to our services to enhance your experience on the site. This way, you can have a better and personalized user experience on your next visit.
The main purposes of using cookies on our website are listed below:
- To improve the functionality and performance of the website by enhancing the services offered to you,
- To enhance the website and offer new features through the website and personalize the offered features according to your preferences;
- To ensure the legal and commercial security of the website, you, and the organization, and prevent fraudulent transactions on the site;
- To fulfill legal and contractual obligations, particularly those arising from Law No. 5651 on the Regulation of Publications on the Internet and Combatting Crimes Committed through These Publications and the Regulation on the Procedures and Principles Regarding the Regulation of Publications on the Internet.
3. TYPES OF COOKIES USED ON OUR WEBSITE
3.1. Session Cookies
Session cookies ensure the proper functioning of the website during your visit. They are used for purposes such as ensuring the security and continuity of our sites and yours during your visit. Session cookies are temporary cookies and are deleted when you close your browser and come back to our site; they are not persistent.
3.2. Persistent Cookies
These cookies are used to remember your preferences and are stored on your device through browsers. Persistent cookies remain stored on your device even after you close your browser or restart your computer. These cookies are kept in your browser’s subfolders until deleted from your browser settings.
Some types of persistent cookies can be used to offer personalized recommendations to you based on your usage purpose of the website.
Through persistent cookies, when you revisit our website with the same device, it is checked whether a cookie created by our website exists on your device, and if so, it is understood that you have previously visited the site, and the content to be communicated to you is determined accordingly, thus providing you with better service.
3.3. Mandatory/Technical Cookies
These are cookies necessary for the proper functioning of the website you visit. The purpose of these cookies is to provide necessary services by ensuring the operation of the site. For example, they enable access to secure sections of the website, use of its features, and navigation.
3.4. Analytical Cookies
These cookies collect information about how the website is used, the frequency and number of visits, and how visitors arrive at the site. The purpose of using these cookies is to improve the functioning of the site, enhance performance, and determine general trend direction. They do not contain data that could identify visitors. For example, they show the number of error messages displayed or the most visited pages.
3.5. Functional Cookies
They remember the choices made by visitors within the site for their next visit. The purpose of these cookies is to provide ease of use for visitors. For example, they prevent the user from re-entering their password on each page visited on the site.
3.6. Targeting/Advertising Cookies
They measure the effectiveness of ads presented to visitors and calculate how many times ads are displayed. The purpose of these cookies is to present personalized ads based on visitors’ interests.
Similarly, they identify visitors’ interests in navigation and provide appropriate content. For example, they prevent the same ad from being shown to a visitor again shortly after being displayed.
4. HOW TO MANAGE COOKIE PREFERENCES?
Many browsers offer options to control cookies, such as accepting or rejecting cookies, accepting only certain types of cookies, or being alerted by the browser when a website requests to store cookies on your device.
Additionally, it is possible to delete previously stored cookies in your browser.
If you disable or reject cookies, you may need to manually adjust some preferences, and some features and services on the website may not function properly as we will not be able to recognize and associate your account. You can change your browser settings by clicking on the relevant link in the table below.
Address: Atatürk Sanayi Bölgesi Ömerli Mah. Uzunçayır Cad. No:11 Hadımköy, 34555 Arnavutköy/İstanbul
Phone: +90 212 640 66 46
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