Our Cookies Policy


On www.viidea.com and Viidea powered sites, we are using cookies in order to provide you with online services directly related to our remit. You need to accept the terms and conditions the first time you visit the site from your computer in order to access services that require cookies, but information on the specific types of cookies we operate are provided below.

What are cookies?

Cookies allow the local temporary storage(*) of details regarding your session information and preferences when visiting our site, whether it is accessing media services of the site, registering yourself on the Website to gain additional services or posting your data or comments. There are also cookies that collect information on your site usage in order that we can continually improve our online content provision.

(*)The duration of a cookie is set by a website creator but cookies can be deleted locally after web browsing sessions.

Viidea follows guidelines set out by the Information Commissioner's Office for alerting our site visitors to the presence of cookies.

How we use cookies?

The list below shows all of the cookies that are set by this website and the third-party services we use. If you have any queries about these cookies or would like more information about them, please get in touch.

First-party cookies (cookies set by us)

Following is the list of cookies set by www.viidea.com and other Viidea powered websites.
These cookies store a random, unique number to keep information about the browsing session.

NameExiprationPurpose

viideasid
2 weeks
Session ID cookie contains the identification of your browser. We are primarily using it to collect and store the information about your browsing session in the database.

csrftoken
1 day
Security token cookie protects the transfer of the data between your browser and the website against accidental Cross-site request forgery security exploit.


What are our cookies being used for?

Viidea uses cookies for a number of purposes, including:

Uninterrupted video playback
We use cookies to discover and store information about the nearest/fastest location where your browser can fetch the video media from. This prevents excessive video buffering when navigating the video timeline, which is essential for our service as well as minimizes the chances of video hiccups and stalling during playback.
Data security
We use the cokies to to support or enable security features we have deployed, and to help us detect malicious activity and violations of our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy agreement.
Login and Authentication
We use cookies to recognize you if you are logged in to the Website, so that we can personalize your experience and show you advanced features
Preferences, features and services
We use cookies to know which language you prefer, what your communications preferences are, and they help you fill out forms. Plus they provide you with features, insights, and customized content through our or third party plugins.
Performance, Analytics and Research
We use cookies to let us learn how well our site and video media performs across the globe. We also use cookies to understand, improve, and research products, features, and services, including when you access our website from other websites, applications, or devices such as your work computer or your mobile device.

Third-party cookies (cookies that may be set other websites through use of this site)

Using any of Viidea sites by default does not lead to installing of any third-party cookies.

Some site owners or content editors may however wish to provide interesting and engaging content on their web pages by including third party 'plug ins' or embedded media. The suppliers of these services may also set cookies on your device when you visit the pages where we have used this type of content.

In addition, our websites may contain social buttons provided by services like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Google+ and following these links may lead to additional cookies being installed in your browser.

Local Shared Objects (Flash cookies)

Some of our pages include videos which use the Adobe Flash Player. To improve user experience, Local Shared Objects - or so called “Flash cookies” - are employed to provide features such as preserving your volume controls preferences. Flash cookies are stored on a user's terminal much the same as cookies are, however it is not possible to manage them at browser level in the same way.

How to control and delete cookies?

We will use cookies to collect personally identifiable information about according to the terms specified in our Privacy policy agreement. However, if you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by us, or any other website, you can do this through your browser's settings preferences. You can find more out about cookie management for your browser at the About cookies website.

For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual. To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on our website, please refer to their websites for further information.

Please note that restricting cookies may have an impact upon the functionality of our website.

If you wish to view your cookie code, just click on a cookie to open it. You'll see a short string of text and numbers. The numbers are your identification card, which can only be seen by the server that gave you the cookie.

For Flash cookies, read the Adobe's page on How to delete or disable Flash cookies.


This Agreement was last modified on May 20th, 2014.