Last Updated: September 10, 2018
Introduction: What is a cookie?
Session Cookies are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the Site.
Persistent Cookies remain in the cookie file of your browser for much longer (though how long will depend on the lifetime of the specific cookie). When we use session cookies to track the total number of visitors to our Site, this is done on an anonymous aggregate basis (as cookies do not in themselves carry any personal data). We may also employ cookies so that we remember your computer when it is used to return to the Site to help customize your 21C web experience. We may associate personal information with a cookie file in those instances.
Managing cookies in your browser
Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. You can easily delete and manage any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser by following the instructions provided by your particular browser manufacturer.
If your browser is not listed here, consult the documentation that your particular browser manufacturer provides. You may also consult your mobile device documentation for information on how to disable cookies on your mobile device. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this Site. Please note that if you have not cleared your cookies or cache, the contents of which may affect autofill functions on the 21C site and you are responsible for any such actions.
21C uses the AdWords and Remarketing Lists features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. 21C and Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our Site. This means that vendors including Google will display 21C promotional material on other sites you visit across the Internet.
You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers including AdWords and opt-out of customized Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Preferences Manager. To provide website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs.
The following cookie table lists a selection of the third-party cookies used on 21C. Although we may update this list periodically, please be advised that the names of cookies, pixels and other technologies are subject to change.
|Third party||_ga||Used by Google Analytics to track user activity over different browsing sessions. For some job postings in Japan, this cookie may share limited demographic information about applicants with employers. You will know if this information is being shared because it will be explicitly called out in the application process.||2 years||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_gali||Used by Google Analytics to record what item on the previous page the user interacted with to get to the current page||immediately||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utma||Used by Google Analytics to store information on number of visits, first visit, and most recent visit||2 years||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmb||Used by Google Analytics to record the timestamp of the moment the user enters the site||1 month||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmc||Used by Google Analytics to track when users leave the site||1 year||Google Analytics opt-out|
|Third party||_utmz||Used by Google Analytics to track where a visitor came from||1 year||Google Analytics opt-out|