What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files generated by the pages you visit. They are placed on the hard disc of your computer, tablet or mobile phone each time you visit a website. The information stored in these files is sent back to our servers on each visit.
Types of cookies
Our website uses technical cookies (a), tracking cookies (b), social media cookies(c) and ad-related cookies (d).
a. technical cookies
Technical cookies make it easier for you to use our website. They store login information and password of registered users.
b. tracking cookies
Thanks to the statistics service Google Analytics, we collect information about visitors to our website. It works with tracking cookies.
Thanks to tracking cookies, brusselnieuws.be can record how visitors find their way to the website and how they use it. It concerns data like: number of unique visitors, number of visits, page views, average time spent online, pages visited and search terms entered in search engines.
Tracking cookies used by bruzz.be are the so-called first-party cookies; they only track the surfing behaviour of visitors on the website itself.
c. cookies for social media
The information that social networks collect, is transferred and stored on US servers. The afore-mentioned networks adhere to the Safe Harbor programme of the American Department of Commerce. This guarantees a suitable level of protection of personal data.
We use technical cookies to facilitate the use of our website. The data collected by our analysis services (through tracking cookies) allow us to permantently improve our website. With social media buttons ( and accompanying cookies) we show that we're also active on these channels.
We value the protection of the privacy of our visitors.
To be perfectly clear: cookies do not remember names, addresses, phone numbers, age or any other personal data. The cookies we use only remember your surfing behaviour.
Clear, enable and disable cookies
We highly appreciate the fact that you let us use the cookies. Thanks to technical cookies we make sure you can make better use of our website.
If you don't want want us to put tracking cookies on your computer, you can change your browser settings. You can change your settings so that your browser refuses the cookies.
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