Facilitating Use of the Galli News Services and Customizing Content, Advertising and Offers. We may use information collected from cookies and other tracking technology to recognize your browser when you visit the Galli News Services and to attempt to personalize the Galli News Services for each user, to sequence ads and offers in a series, and to track page usage and paths. We may also use collected information to allow editorial content and/or advertising on the Galli News Services to be targeted to groups of users for whom it is most pertinent. This means that users see editorial content and/or advertising most likely to interest them. In connection with these uses, we may disclose information to third parties.
To deliver our services, we collect, organize, and use non-personal information reflecting your interactions with a variety of websites and applications. This information includes, for example, items such as the date and time of visits to a website, browser information, IP address, browsing behavior, mobile device identifiers, information about use of mobile applications, and the geographic location of a device. We may also collect, organize, and use other non-personal information you voluntarily provide, such as your age and gender. We may also supplement the information we collect with additional non-personal or de-identified information we obtain from other companies. We analyze this non-personal information and organize it into user groups and audiences, based on factors such as age, gender, geography, interests and online actions. We and our partners then use these user groups and audiences, along with information about the possible relationships among different browsers and devices, to design and deliver customized advertising campaigns or other relevant content. This is called Interest-Based Advertising. We also use this data for other related purposes (for example, to do research regarding the results of online advertising campaigns or to better understand the interests or activities of website visitors).
In addition, to improve your ad experience on the Galli News Services and elsewhere on the Internet, we may send anonymous information to our advertising partners based on your browser’s activities, such as the type of pages viewed and categories of interests, so that the advertising you see is relevant to you. Advertising partners may use information regarding its own users to select which ads to display.
For more information on these practices and to know your choices about not having this information used, please refer to the following resources:
You may be able to set “ad limit tracking” on various iOS devices.You may be able to opt-out of interest-based ads on Android via your device settings: open your Google Settings app > Ads > Enable “Opt-out of interest-based advertising”.
Note that, after choosing to opt-out via any of the methods above, if you use a different device or a different browser, or if you delete browser cookies, you may need to repeat the opt-out steps for that particular device or browser. In addition, if you block cookies on your browser or if third-party cookies are blocked by default, the opt-out tools above may not function. If you opt- out of the use of your information for Interest-Based Advertising, data may still be collected and used for other purposes including analytics and research. Should you elect to opt-out, you will still receive ads, but these ads may be less relevant to your interests.
Statistical Analysis. We may use collected information to create aggregate statistics about activity on and visitors to the Galli News Services, including the number of return visits to the Galli News Services or our advertisers’ websites, the number of unique visitors that have viewed or “clicked” a particular ad or visited a particular web page and how much time is spent on each page of the Galli News Services. We may also create aggregate demographic statistics. We may use these aggregate statistics to measure interest in various areas of the Galli News Services, to better design the Galli News Services and to improve our marketing strategy and product offerings. We may share the aggregate statistical information with third parties. We also use third parties to assist us with collecting and using these aggregate statistics.
DISCLOSURES REQUIRED BY LAW.
As described above, certain uses of collected information may involve disclosure to third parties. In addition, we may disclose collected information in the good faith belief that we are required to do so by law, or when doing so is reasonably necessary to: (1) comply with the law or legal process; (2) respond to any claims; (3) protect and defend the rights, property or personal safety of Galli News and its subsidiaries and affiliates, as well as our customers, users or the public; or (4) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the Galli News Services. In addition, collected information may be disclosed as part of any bankruptcy, merger, sale, transfer of company assets or acquisition.