Quickbase, Inc. (“Quickbase”, "we”, “our” or “us”) respects the privacy of visitors to its websites, including quickbase.com, our mobile applications, and social media pages (collectively, our “Website”). The Quickbase Cookies Policy (the “Policy”) applies to the Quickbase Website and Quickbase’s products, applications, corporate meetings and other events (collectively, the “Services”) and describes the information we collect by automated means through the use of information gathering tools, such as cookies and web beacons and how we use that information.
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
Quickbase uses both “session” and “persistent” cookies. Session cookies exist only during your web session and expire when you close your internet browser. On the other hand, persistent cookies remain in one of your browser's subfolders until you delete them manually or your browser deletes them based on the duration period contained within the persistent cookie's file.
What Cookies do we use?
Quickbase uses the following cookies for our Website and Services:
Strictly Necessary Cookies. These cookies are required to enable core site functionality and can’t be switched off in our systems. For example, we may use required cookies to authenticate your access to various areas of our Website. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work.
Functional Cookies. These cookies allow us to enhance your browsing experience, tailor content to your preferences, and make your interactions with our Website more meaningful. For example, we may use functional cookies to determine whether you have visited our Website before and inform us about site features in which you have interest, thereby permitting us to better tailor our Website content. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies then some or all of these services may not function properly.
Performance Cookies. These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site and will not be able to monitor its performance.
Targeting Cookies. These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.
Social Media Cookies. These cookies are set by a range of social media services that we have added to the site to enable you to share our content with your friends and networks. They are capable of tracking your browser across other sites and building up a profile of your interests. This may impact the content and messages you see on other websites you visit. If you do not allow these cookies you may not be able to use or see these sharing tools.
Third Party Cookies. In addition, some third parties issue cookies through our Website to serve ads that are relevant to your interests based on your browsing activities. These third parties may also collect your browser history or other information to determine how you reached our Website and the website you visit when you leave our Website. Information gathered through these automated means may be associated with the personal information you previously submitted on our Website.
As noted below, you can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether to accept it. You can control whether or not these cookies are used but preventing them may stop us from offering you some services. Alternatively, you may use the third parties' own tools to prevent these cookies.
Do Not Track
While Quickbase attempts to honor do not track (“DNT”) instructions we receive from your browser, we cannot guarantee that Quickbase will always respond to such signals, in part because of the lack of common industry standard for DNT technology. We continue to monitor developments in DNT technology and stay apprised of DNT industry standards as they evolve.
Web beacons (also known as internet tags, pixel tags, and clear GIFs) are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer when you view a web page or email message. For example, Web beacons can identify the type of browser used to view a website page, when a particular site linked to the Web beacon was viewed, or identify the number of individuals who opened or acted upon a marketing email message. Quickbase may use Web beacons to compile information about use of our Website and actions regarding emails from operate and improve the Website and our advertising.
Your Individual Browser
You can stop cookies being downloaded to your computer by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. Most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to be notified when you receive a new cookie, and how to disable existing cookies. You can find out how to do this for your particular browser by clicking "help" on your browser's menu or by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org.
You may see the list of our cookies on our website and also opt out of certain cookies by clicking on the Cookie Preferences link in the footer of a page or the Manage Cookie Settings button on the banner. You will not be able to opt out of strictly necessary cookies. Please note that this does not opt you out of being served generic ads. In addition, without cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of our Website features. Please note that in order to opt out, an opt-out cookie will be placed on your device. If you choose to delete cookies, your opt-out cookie will be deleted. If you use a different device or browser, you will need to opt out again.
To ask questions or comment about our information practices, please contact us at: [email protected].
You may also write to us at:
290 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02210