Last modified 2 October 2023.
1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files which contain information that’s downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. When you visit the website again, or visit another website which recognizes a cookie you’ve previously downloaded, your device communicates with the website and the website can read the information held in that cookie.
“First party cookies” come from the site you are currently using, for example, zurichdevelopmentcenter.com. “Third party cookies” are cookies placed by our business partners from a different website – for example should we use Google services on zurichdevelopmentcenter.com, their website cookies may be placed on the website you are visiting.
There are also different types of cookies, which do slightly different things. “Session cookies” stay in place only for the duration of your visit to our website and are deleted at the end of your browsing session. "Persistent cookies" remain on your device until the expiry date and time set by the website.
3. Accept or block cookies
You can block any cookies from any website by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of some or all cookies. However, if you block all cookies you may not be able to access all or part of our website. You can also use your browser settings to delete cookies.
For more information about how to delete or disable cookies in your browser please visit the following links; Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Safari, Opera.
4. Third party cookies
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Provided by fonts.net to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the website, in order to make valid reports on the use of their website.
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