and seeks to explain the type of information The Telegraph collects
from visitors to its site, what The Telegraph does with that information,
and how users may find out more about this profile. This policy
may change from time to time so please check it frequently.
Type of Information Collected
Technical and routing information about the Customer's computer
is collected when he/she visits The Telegraph's site. This facilitates
use of the site by the Customer. For example, the Internet Protocol
address of the customer's originating Internet Service Provider
may be recorded, to ensure the best possible service and use the
Customer's IP address to track his/her use of the site. The Telegraph
also records search requests and results to ensure the accuracy
and efficiency of its search engine.
These information may be collected by using cookies. "Cookies"
are small date files, typically made up of a string of text and
numbers, which assign to the Customer a unique identifier. Cookies
may be sent to the Customer's browser and / or stored on The Telegraph
servers. The cookies enable The Telegraph to provide the Customer
with better access to the site and a more tailored or user friendly
service. The Customer may set the browser to not to accept cookies
but that would limit the functionality The Telegraph can provide
to the Customer while visiting the site. The Telegraph site contains
advertisements and/or contents which may have cookies maintained
or tracked by the ad server or third parties. The Telegraph does
not have control or access to such cookies. The Customer should
contact these companies directly if Customer have any questions
about their collection or use of information.
Finally, The Telegraph collects aggregate information about the
use of its site, such as which pages are most frequently visited,
how many visitors The Telegraph receives daily, and how long visitors
stay on each page etc.
Use of information
The information The Telegraph collects about the Customer in the
course of its relationship is used to provide the Customer with
both general and tailored information about offers, services or
other useful information from The Telegraph or others. The Telegraph
also may combine information the Customer has provided in communications
offline with the information given online (or vice versa). The Telegraph
uses demographic and site usage information collected from visitors
to improve the usefulness of our site and to prepare aggregate,
non-identifying, information used in marketing, site advertising,
or similar activities.
As the services or offerings evolve, the types of information
The Telegraph collects may change. Please check this policy frequently
for the most current explanation of The Telegraph date practices.
With whom the information is shared.
The Telegraph does not sell the Customer's email address or other
identifying information to third parties. The Telegraph may provide
to others the aggregate statistics about activities taking place
on its site or related site activity for purposes of marketing or
promotion. The Telegraph may disclose information about the Customer
to others if The Telegraph has a good faith and belief that it is
required to do so by law or legal process, to respond to claims,
or to protect its rights, property or safety.