YouTube: this service is known to use numerous functional, marketing and tracking cookies. Our recent testing has shown that they are no longer being set on our devices under most circumstances. However, we cannot possibly duplicate and test every set of circumstances which may occur and in a few circumstances we have tested these cookies indeed got set despite the ‘Cookie shredder’ technology we have installed.
- Learn how to check for the cookies being set in your browser’s console. Refer to the user information for your browser.
- Don’t watch any of the YouTube videos we share on this site.
Please also refer to the article Types of Cookies Used by Google.
Vimeo: this service uses numerous cookies which may or may not be listed here. Watching an embedded Vimeo video on this, or any website, causes these cookies to be placed on your device. It is not technically possible to fully stop these cookies because the video would not be able to play. We are using the ‘Do Not Track’ (dnt=1) method supplied by Vimeo for embedding Vimeo videos on our site while honouring your privacy. Our testing indicates that the cookies placed on your device when a Vimeo video is being watched only remain on your device for as long as you are watching the video then they are removed.
We also have a ‘Cookie Shredder’ technology installed that should remove any such cookies that get placed on your device which are not allowed by your selected cookie preferences on our website.
You can also use your browsers cookie and privacy controls to manage and/or remove the cookies addressed above. Please refer to the documentation for your particular browser.