The objective of this Policy is to provide you, as a user of SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd.'s (Snapmuse.) services, with clear and accessible information about the cookies that Snapmuse uses, the role they play in helping us provide the best possible experience to you and the choices you have when it comes to your cookie settings.
1. What are cookies and other similar technologies?
Cookies are text files which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. They are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. You can find more information about cookies at:www.allaboutcookies.org
The term cookie actually describes a range of technologies, including:
pixel tags (transparent graphic images placed on a web page or in an email, which indicate that a page or email has been viewed),
mobile device identifiers, and
web storage used in desktop software or mobile devices.We’ll use the term cookie throughout this Policy to cover all of these technologies, but we’ll make sure we provide you with clear details about them all so that you can make informed choices about your cookie settings.
We’ll use the term cookie throughout this Policy to cover all of these technologies, but we’ll make sure we provide you with clear details about them all so that you can make informed choices about your cookie settings.
Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving your user experience. They can also help to ensure that ads you see online are more relevant to you and your interests.
Session and Persistent Cookies
Session Cookies - these are cookies which expire once you close your web browser; and
Persistent Cookies - these are cookies which stay on your device for a set period of time or until you delete them.
First and Third Party Cookies
First-party cookies - these are cookies set by the website that you are visiting at that time, either by us, or by a third party at our request;
Third-party cookies - these are cookies that are set by a party other than that of the website you are visiting. If you visit the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. website or use the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Service and another party sets a cookie through that website this would be a third-party cookie.
Cookies also differ depending on the purpose they are used for, including
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential in order to enable you to use the features of our services, such as maintaining your playlist. Without these cookies, services you have asked for e.g., e-billing, cannot be provided.
In summary, these cookies enable services you have specifically asked for and make using our services possible.
These cookies collect information about how visitors use our services, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how our services perform.
These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features. These cookies can also be used to remember changes you have made to text size, fonts and other parts of web pages that you can customise. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.
These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience.
If the same cookie is used for re-targeting they must be included in the ‘Targeting or advertising cookies’ category as well. It might also include cookies that are used to deliver a specific function, but where that function includes cookies used for behavioural/targeted advertising networks they must be included in the ‘Targeting or advertising cookies’ category as well as this category.
Targeting or advertising Cookies
These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaigns. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. They remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Quite often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisations.
These cookies collect information about your browsing habits in order to make advertising relevant to you and your interests.
SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd., or our service providers acting on our behalf, uses the types of cookies identified in Section 1 above in the following ways
These cookies are necessary to allow us to operate the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. service as you have requested. For example, they let us recognise what type of subscriber you are and then provide you with services accordingly.
These cookies let us operate the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Service according to your preferences. For example, when you continue to use or come back to the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Service, we can provide you with our services based on information you provide to us, such as remembering your username, how you have customised our services, and reminding you of content you have enjoyed or listened to on the service previously.
We use these cookies and other similar technologies to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests, including interest-based advertising. The information may also be used to record how many times you’ve been served a particular advertisement and to ensure we do not display the same advertisement to you repeatedly, and to otherwise help us measure their effectiveness.
SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Ads
We work with website publishers, application developers, advertising networks, and service providers to deliver advertisements and other content promoting SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. on other web sites and services. Cookies and other similar technologies may be used to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests on other websites, applications, and devices, and to regulate the advertisements you receive and measure their effectiveness.
3. How to manage your cookie preferences
Certain targeted advertisements that we (or a service provider acting on our behalf) display to you based on information about your online activities across websites and other interactive properties operated by third parties may include the “Ad Choices” icon or another mechanism to opt out of receiving interest-based advertisements. You may click on the AdChoices icon or visitwww.aboutads.info
to receive more information about the collection and use of information about your online activities for interest based advertising or to learn how to opt out of having your data used for interest based advertising by Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) participating companies.
European users can also visitwww.youronlinechoices.comto learn how to opt out of having their data used for interest-based advertising by European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA) member companies. The Network Advertising Initiative’s (NAI) Opt-Out Tool atwww.networkadvertising.org/choicesallows you to opt out from the use of information about your online activities for interest based advertising by NAI member companies.
Please note that even if you opt out using the mechanisms above, you may still receive advertisements when using the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Service.
4. Updates to this Policy
We may occasionally make changes to this Policy.
When we make material changes to this Policy, we’ll provide you with prominent notice e.g., by displaying a prominent notice within the SM Entertainment Technologies Ltd. Service or by sending you an email. We may notify you in advance.
5. How to contact us
|Category of personal data||Examples of specific pieces of personal data|
payment card details,
virtual currency accounts,
stored value accounts,
amounts associated with accounts,
external account details.
details about payments to or from you,
other details of any transactions you enter into using the Services or Site.
internet connectivity data,
internet protocol (IP) address,
browser type and version,
device type, category and model,
time zone setting and location data,
browser plug-in types and versions,
operating system and platform,
diagnostics data such as crash logs and any other data we collect for the purposes of measuring technical diagnostics, and
other technology or information stored on the devices you allow us access to when you visit the Site, or use the Services.
your username and password,
your identification number as our user,
requests by you related to products or services,
your interests, preferences and feedback
other information generated by you when you
communicate with us, for example when you address a request to our customer support.
information about how you use the Site, the Services and other offerings made available by us, including:
interaction type and time,
event time, name and source.
|Marketing and Communications Data|
your preferences in receiving marketing from us or third parties,
your communication preferences,
your survey responses.