Ustream Cookie Policy

This Cookie Policy is part of the general Ustream Privacy Policy and applies to the Ustream Services accessible via web browser and mobile applications.

Like many websites, we use “cookies” to collect information. A cookie is a small data file that we transfer to your computer for record-keeping purposes. Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer, while session cookies are deleted as soon as the web browser closes.

We may also use “pixel tags,” “web beacons,” “clear GIFs” or similar means (individually or collectively “Pixel Tags”) in connection with our Services to collect usage, demographic and geographical location data. A Pixel Tag is an electronic image, often a single pixel that is ordinarily not visible to users and may be associated with cookies on a user’s hard drive.

Types of Cookies Used by Ustream

Necessary. These cookies make our Site and the Services function correctly and enable you to use our Services. For example, we use certain cookies to provide authorization to our Services after authentication.

Performance and Analytics. We utilize session ID cookies to better understand how you interact with the Services and to monitor aggregate usage by Ustream Users and web traffic routing on the Services.

Functionality and Preferences. We utilize session ID cookies to enable certain features of the Services, like broadcasting, managing subscriptions, and channel settings. We utilize persistent cookies to save your encrypted registration ID and login password for future logins to the Site as well as display preference settings (such as preferred language).

Third Party Cookies

Third party advertisers on the Services may also place or read cookies on your browser. We use certain Service Providers to provide advertising and analytics, and these entities may also place cookies on your machine when you visit our Site (whether from a desktop or mobile device). Some of these Service Providers may also collect personally identifiable information

How You Can Control Cookies

You can instruct your browser, by editing its options, to stop accepting cookies or to prompt you before accepting a cookie from the websites you visit. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all portions of the Site or all functionality of the Services.