Updated on: 14 Feb 2019
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you.
Cookies can remain on your computer or mobile device for up to a year. Some cookies are session cookies, meaning that they are stored only temporarily during a browsing session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are persistent cookies, meaning that they are saved on your computer or mobile device for a fixed period and are not deleted when the browser is closed. They can be used by KEEP to recognize your computer or mobile device when you open your browser and browse the Internet again.
We use different types of cookies for our Services:
|Type of cookies||What they do|
|Essential||Necessary for the operation of the Site. We may use essential cookies to authenticate users, prevent fraudulent use of user accounts, or offer our Services.
Without these cookies, some Services, like account login, would not be possible.
|Functionality||Record information about choices you have made and allow us to personalize the Services, such as website content, to you.
These cookies mean that when you continue to use or come back to the website, we can provide you with our Services as you have asked for them to be provided.
|Performance and Analytics||Analyze how our Services are accessed, used, or are performing in order to provide you with a better user experience and to maintain, operate and continually improve the Services.
For example, user’s visits to the webpages on KEEP are tracked for evaluating the content and design of the webpages. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.
|Third Party||Third parties that provide applications, such as social media sharing, or embedded content, such as Youtube videos, through our Services may set their own cookies in order to track the success of their applications or customize applications for you.
Because of how cookies work, we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by us.
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use some or all of our Services. You may not be able to login, store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
Knowledge & Education Exchange Platform
6/F, Hui Yeung Shing Building,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong,
Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong