The following privacy statement applies only to this website (www.bigbrother247.co.uk, referred to hereafter as ‘Big Brother 24/7’) and all associated websites and subdomains. It does not apply to any other website(s), including any external or third-party websites linked to from Big Brother 24/7.
The terms ‘Twitter’ and ‘Facebook’ refer to the social networking websites located at http://www.twitter.com and http://www.facebook.com respectively. We cannot be held responsible for situations which arise from the collection of information by external or third-party websites.
A ‘cookie’ is an item of data stored on the user’s device containing information about their use of a website. To the best of our knowledge, the only uses of cookies in public areas of Big Brother 24/7 are as follows:
- Comments – When commenting, we offer users a ‘remember’ option which, if selected, will save their details (e.g. name, email address) in cookies so they don’t have to re-enter them for future comments.
- Polls – Every time a user votes in our polls, a cookie is set to remember their choice(s) and prevent them from voting again.
- Advertisements – see below
However, our content management system may set cookies our staff are unaware of. We regularly monitor the site to check for such cookies and will take action if we find any.
If you do not want Big Brother 24/7 to save such cookies to your device, most browsers will allow you to block them in their settings. However, if you do, you may not be able to access some features on Big Brother 24/7.
Big Brother 24/7 uses scripts from third-party or external websites for certain features (e.g. Twitter, to display our latest tweet) which may set cookies to your device. We cannot be held responsible for cookies set by third party or external websites.
We use Google Adsense to advertise on Big Brother 24/7. Google may use non-personally identifiable information (e.g. click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice visit the NAI at http://www.networkadvertising.org. To opt-out of this type of advertising, you can visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices.