Like many other Web sites, steamcanada.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
DoubleClick DART Cookie
- Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to steamcanada.com and other sites on the Internet.
Steam Canada uses Google Analytics to track how site users access steamcanada.com (i.e. Google Search or directly typing a URL into the browser’s address bar), website pages browsed by users, number of site visits, and the devices used to browse pages on steamcanada.com. This information is used for reporting to help us improve our website. Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on their servers. The information collected by Google Analytics cookies is anonymous. To opt-out of Google Analytics analysis on steamcanada.com and other websites please go to https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Steam Canada uses Google ReCAPTCHA v3 which is a Google service that collects the personal information of users when it is integrated into a website or app to protect against bots. It works by collecting and analyzing user interactions with our site to create a score to indicate suspicious activity and filter spam bots from submitting forms. It does this by placing ReCAPTCHA-specific cookie in the user’s browser and capturing a snapshot of the user’s browser window.
Embedded YouTube videos are used on steamcanada.com to show video content. YouTube cookies are installed to track usage of YouTube’s services. These cookies are only installed when the video is played.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about how to manage cookies in specific browsers can be found in the browsers’ help documentation.