Cookie Notice for Amazon Web Services (Beijing Region)
Last Updated: June 21, 2021
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- Keeping track of your specified preferences. This allows us to honor your likes and dislikes, such as your language and configuration preferences.
- Conducting research and diagnostics to improve our offerings.
- Preventing fraudulent activity.
- Improving security.
- Delivering content, including ads, relevant to your interests on Amazon Web Services sites and third-party sites.
- Reporting. This allows us to measure and analyze the performance of our offerings.
Some Cookies are deleted at the end of your browsing session, while others persist between sessions. Essential Cookies remain on your device for up to 365 days from your last visit to our site, and other Cookies remain on your device for up to 365 days from their last use.
Information we collect through Cookies
Examples of the information we automatically collect through Cookies include:
- Network and connection information, such as the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer or other device to the Internet and information about your Internet service provider
- Computer and device information, such as device, application, or browser type and version, browser plug-in type and version, operating system, or time zone setting
- The location of your device or computer
- Authentication and security credential information
- Content interaction information, such as content downloads, streams, and playback details, including duration and number of simultaneous streams and download
- The full Uniform Resource Locators (URL) clickstream to, through, and from our site (including date and time) and the Offerings, content you viewed or searched for, page response times, download errors, and page interaction information (such as scrolling, clicks, and mouse-overs)
You can manage browser Cookies through your browser settings. The 'Help' feature on most browsers will tell you how to remove Cookies from your device, prevent your browser from accepting new Cookies, how to have the browser notify you when you receive a new cookie, how to disable Cookies, and when Cookies will expire. Check the support site for your browser to understand privacy settings available to you.
If you block or reject some of our Cookies through your browser’s settings, you might not be able to use certain offerings that require you to sign in to an account and some features and services may not work. You might also have to manually adjust your preferences or settings every time you visit Amazon Web Services sites. If your browser includes Intelligent Tracking Prevention (ITP), preferences specific to our sites may reset on an ongoing basis. These resets are managed by your browser, not by us.
Third party Cookies
We also embed features from third parties on our sites, and those third parties may set Cookies if you engage with those features.