- Cookies that are needed for navigation within the site.
- Cookies that are needed to direct users to the appropriate regional content.
- Cookies that are needed for the site to function correctly. Without these, key functionality on the site would be broken.
- Cookies that cannot be be turned off.
Preference and Analytics Cookies
- Cookies that are used to capture metrics around site usage to help improve user experience.
- Cookies that are used to capture user preference around preferred region/language, etc. to help optimize experience.
- Cookies that can be turned off/on.
Social and Marketing Cookies
- Cookies that help Corning direct specific marketing campaign to users based on their use of Corning’s site.
- Cookies that allow users to share content from the site to other social media sites.
- Cookies that can be turned off/on.
Cookies and Similar Technologies
When you visit our website or use our mobile applications, we collect certain information by automated means, using technologies such as cookies, pixel tags, browser analysis tools, server logs and web beacons.
For example, when you visit our website, we place cookies on your computer. Cookies are small text files that websites and social media sites send to your computer or other Internet-connected device to uniquely identify your browser or to store information or settings in your browser. Cookies allow you to be recognized when you return. They also help provide a customized experience and help enable the detection of certain kinds of fraud.
Corning may use Adobe Flash Cookies (also known as Local Stored Objects), Microsoft Silverlight and similar technologies to personalize and enhance your online experience. The Adobe Flash Player is an application that allows rapid development of dynamic content, such as video clips and animation. Flash cookies (and similar applications) use technology to remember settings, preferences and usage similar to browser cookies, but these are managed through a different interface than the one provided by your web browser. To manage Flash and Silverlight cookies, please see Adobe's and Microsoft's websites for more information.
Pixel tags and web beacons are tiny graphic images placed on website pages, emails, and social posts that allow us to determine whether you have performed a specific action. When you access these pages, open or click an email, or share a post on social media, the pixel tags and web beacons generate a notice of that action. These tools allow us to measure response to our communications and improve our web pages and promotions.
Information that Corning Collects
We collect many different types of information from cookies and other technologies. For example, we may collect information about the device you use to access our website, your operating system type, browser type, domain, and other system settings, as well as the language your system uses and the country and time zone where your device is located, as well as the personal information described in our Internet Privacy Notice. Our server logs also may record the IP address or derivative of the device you used to connect to the Internet. An IP address is a unique identifier that devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. We may also collect information about the website you were visiting before you came to Corning and the website you visit after you leave our site.
In many cases, the information we collect using cookies and other tools is only used in a non-identifiable way, without reference to any personal information. For example, we use information we collect about website users to optimize our websites and to understand website traffic patterns.
In some cases, we do associate the information we collect using cookies and other technology with your personal information. Additionally, if the settings on your geo-aware mobile devices permit our mobile applications to collect location information, we will collect that information automatically.
Internet Privacy Notice
Please see our Internet Privacy Notice to understand how we protect and use the personal information that we may collect from you from your use of this website.