How Your Information is used
What are Cookies
How Cookies are used on 8BitKyle
Cookies are used for a variety of reasons detailed below. In most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.
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The Cookies that are Set
This site offers newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
Third Party Cookies
Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site. These cookies track things such as how long you spend on the website or pages you visit.
Affiliate advertisement on 8BitKyle allows affiliate tracking cookies to know when someone clicks an ad or makes a purchase through an ad.
If you watch a YouTube video from this site, YouTube might collect info about your viewing.
If you watch a Twitch or other streaming platform video from this site, the particular company might collect info about your viewing.
8BitKyle uses Google Adsense, but the ads that are shown are not personalized. Meaning, ads from Google are not based on collecting cookies from your website or app history.
8BitKyle also uses other ad networks, but these ads will not be cookie based either.
8BitKyle also uses social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites, Facebook and Twitter will set cookies through 8BitKyle which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.