A cookie is a small text file that is stored by a website on your computer, phone or other devices with information about your browsing behaviour on this website. Cookies are necessary to make navigation easier and more user-friendly. They do not cause any damage to your computer. Although the general term "cookie" is used in this data protection policy, as this is the main storage method used for information on this website, "local storage" of temporary internet files in the browser will be used for the same purposes as cookies. Accordingly, all information contained in this section also applies to "local storage".
There are two different types of cookies: Session and Persistent. They are used for different things and contain different information.
Session cookies exist only during one session and contain information that is used within your current browser session. These cookies are automatically deleted when you close your browser or turn off your computer. Nothing is persisted on your machine beyond the time you spend on the site.
Persistent cookies remain on your computer or mobile device even after you close your browser or turn off your computer. Persistent cookies are used to hold information that is used between visits and make it possible to recognize you during subsequent visits to the website or application and react accordingly. Persistent cookies remain on your device until their end date is reached, until a new cookie is installed or until you delete them in the settings of your browser, application or mobile device.
Authentication, Security and Integrity
To log you into 100mentors and prevent unauthorized parties from accessing your accounts.
To protect your security
To prevent fraudulent use of login credentials, protect user data from unauthorized parties
Site features, services, and user preferences
To provide functionality that help us deliver products and services and change the way the Website or Services behaves or looks. For example, knowing when you’ve already taken a product tour so we don’t show it to you again and storing preferences to know when you’ve seen or interacted with certain content, and provide you with customized content and experiences.
To help us provide localized experiences. For example, we may store information in a cookie that is placed on your browser or device so you will see the site in your preferred language.
To remember data about your browser and your preferences
To remember your settings and other choices you’ve made
To customize 100mentors with more relevant content
To collect information about how Users interact with a website. This may include the pages users visit most often and whether users get error messages from certain pages.
To help us ensure 100mentors is operationally performing at a high level, such as by understanding how quickly our Services loads for different users.
Analytics and research
To help us improve and understand how Users ( Teachers, Educators, Mentors) use 100mentors and thus so we can continue to find ways to make 100mentors a great experience. For example, we may use these technologies to know which features on 100mentors are most popular or which content Users prefer
The information stored in the cookies on our website is used exclusively by us, except for the information identified as "third party cookies" below. These are used and managed by external organisations to provide us with services that are requested by us in order to improve our services and the customer experience of our website. The most important services for which these "third party cookies" are used are the preparation of access statistics.
You can restrict, block or delete cookies on this website at any time by changing your browser configuration using the following instructions. All web browsers allow you to limit cookie behaviour or turn off cookies within the settings or options of the browser. The steps to do this are different for each browser, you can find instructions under the Help menu of your browser or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. Please note, however, that without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of all our websites features.
Instruction for deactivation and deletion in browsers, you can find in the below links:
The following list details the cookies, tags or similar applications used on this website, together with information about their purpose (by us or by third parties).
By us, we use "local storage" of temporary internet files in the browser for the same purposes as cookies.
In addition, the following are the third party cookies in use, where you have accepted their use (which are each subject to their own privacy and cookie policies):
These allow you to log in and use the Site and our Services through LinkedIn, saving you from having to sign up and helping us identify you as a User through your social media accounts. https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy?trk=homepage-basic_footer-privacy-policy
Used by Auth0 to identify user log-in and authentication information. https://auth0.com/privacy
Used by YouTube to track the actions of our Users on YouTube website when they use our Services.
We also set cookies if you don’t have a 100mentors account, but have visited 100mentors.com, to help us protect our Services and the people who use it from malicious activity. For example, these cookies help us detect and prevent denial-of-service attacks and the mass creation of fake accounts. If you have cookies on your browser or device, we read that cookie when you visit a site with our app.
This privacy notice was last updated on 2 October 2019