Analytics and Advertising Tracking

Last Revised: July 10th 2017

Score Media Ventures Inc. and its affiliates (collectively "theScore") own and operate various websites ("Sites") and mobile applications ("Apps," collectively with Sites, the "Service"). Your access to and use of the Service is subject to the Terms of Use (http://www.thescore.com/pages/terms) and the Privacy Policy (http://www.thescore.com/pages/privacy).

We may directly collect information or we or our third-party business partners may use analytics tools to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Service. This page explains how you can manage preferences regarding such analytics information and advertising tracking.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files containing a string of alphanumeric characters that uniquely identifies your browser. Cookies are used to enhance your user experience and may convey to us information about how you use the Service. You can set your browser to refuse certain cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, some features of the Service may not function properly if the ability to accept cookies is limited or disabled. For information on how to limit, delete or disable cookies for popular browsers, please see below:

Analytics Tools

theScore uses various analytics tools to measure traffic and usage trends for its Service. Users may choose to limit the ability of certain analytics tracking tools used by theScore's Sites by following the below links:

  • theScore.com: AdChoices
  • theScoreesports: AdChoices

Please note that these opt-out tools rely on cookies to remember your preferences. In the event you delete your cookies, your opt-out preferences will be deleted and you will need to reset your opt-out preferences.

At the current time, it is not possible to opt-out of analytics tracking tools in respect of theScore's Apps.

Interest Based Advertisements

To opt out of interest-based advertising on theScore's Sites, please use the following links:

  • theScore.com: AdChoices
  • theScoreesports: AdChoices

Please note that these opt-out tools rely on cookies to remember your preferences. In the event you delete your cookies, your opt-out preferences will be deleted and you will need to reset your opt-out preferences.

To limit advertising tracking in respect of theScore's Apps, please see the "Mobile Device Advertising Identifiers" section below.

Mobile Device Advertising Identifiers

Advertising identifiers are unique strings associated with your mobile device, provided by your mobile device's operating system which facilitate the delivery of targeted advertisements to your mobile device. For information on how to reset your advertising identifier and/or limit advertising tracking, please refer to the instructions for your mobile device's operating system:

  • iOS (these steps may vary depending on the version of iOS you are currently running)

    1. Launch Settings.

    2. Go to Privacy.

    3. Go to Advertising

    4. Toggle the switch to turn Limit Ad Tracking on. Select Reset Advertising Identifier to reset your advertising identifier.

  • Android: please visit https://support.google.com/googleplay/android-developer/answer/6048248?hl=en for more information

Third Party Advertising Companies and Data Analysis

We may use third-party companies to collect and analyze data and/or serve ads when you access and use the Service. These companies may use information about your use of the Service and other websites and mobile applications in order to provide data analysis to us or to serve advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies do not use personally identifiable information (such as your name, address, email address or telephone number) when providing their services. These companies may also use non-cookie technologies to recognize your computer, browser or mobile device and/or to collect and record information about your browsing activity, including your activities on or off the Service and between multiple platforms. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, visit http://networkadvertising.org/, http://youronlinechoiese.eu and http://youradchoices.com.