Cookies Policy

Our Cookie Policy is like a batch of freshly baked treats – it may crumble, but it'll always leave you with a byte of information.

This website uses cookies and similar technologies to enhance your browsing experience and provide personalized content and advertisements. By continuing to browse this website, you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device (computer, smartphone, tablet) when you visit a website. They are widely used to make websites work efficiently and provide information to website owners.

Why do we use cookies?

We use cookies for various purposes, including:

  1. Essential cookies: These cookies are necessary for the website to function properly and cannot be disabled. They enable basic features such as page navigation, security, and accessibility.
  2. Performance cookies: These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use our website, such as the pages visited and any errors encountered. They help us analyze and improve the performance of our website.
  3. Functionality cookies: These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your preferred language or region) and provide enhanced features. They may also be used to provide you with customized content based on your interests.
  4. Advertising cookies: We may use advertising cookies to deliver advertisements that are relevant to you and your interests. These cookies track your browsing habits and may be used to display targeted advertisements on other websites.

Third-party cookies

This website uses the following third-party cookies:

  1. Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics

    We utilize Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics, which are third-party services provided by Google Inc. These services utilize cookies to collect information about your use of the website. The information gathered, including your IP address, is transmitted to Google's servers located in various countries. Google Analytics helps us analyze website traffic, user behavior, and usage patterns, providing valuable insights for improving our website's performance and user experience. Google Tag Manager allows us to manage and deploy various tags on our website, facilitating efficient tracking and measurement of user interactions.

  2. Facebook

    In addition to Google services, we also employ Facebook tracking cookies, which are third-party cookies. These cookies are used to track and analyze user behavior, allowing us to understand how users interact with our website and optimize our marketing efforts. The information collected through these cookies enables us to deliver personalized advertising experiences based on user preferences and interests.

  3. LinkedIn

    Furthermore, we utilize LinkedIn cookies to track the results of our advertising campaigns. These cookies enable us to gather valuable insights and analyze the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.

  4. Reddit

    to share and engage with content seamlessly across the Reddit platform. These cookies enable us to integrate Reddit sharing functionality, allowing users to easily post and discuss hackathon-related content with the Reddit community. Rest assured, these cookies are employed solely for enhancing user experience and facilitating social interaction, in line with our commitment to fostering a vibrant and collaborative hackathon environment.

For more information about the usage of cookies by Google and how to opt-out of specific Google services, please refer to Google's privacy policy. To learn about Facebook's use of tracking cookies and manage your cookie preferences, please visit Facebook's privacy policy. Similarly, for details regarding LinkedIn and Reddit cookies and your options for managing them, please consult their corresponding cookie policy.

Please note that you can control and manage cookie preferences through your browser settings. However, disabling certain cookies may impact the functionality and performance of our website.

Managing your cookie preferences

You can manage and control your cookie preferences by adjusting the settings in your web browser. Most browsers allow you to refuse cookies or to be notified when a cookie is being sent. However, please note that blocking or deleting cookies may impact your browsing experience and prevent certain features of the website from functioning properly.

Data Retention Period

Data collected through cookies on our website is retained for a limited period, typically six months, to fulfill the purposes outlined in our Cookie Policy. After this period, the data is securely deleted or anonymized, in accordance with our data retention practices and applicable privacy regulations.

Updates to this Cookie Policy

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time to reflect changes in technology, legal requirements, or our privacy practices. We encourage you to review this page periodically for the latest information on our use of cookies.

Contact us

If you have any questions or concerns about our use of cookies, please contact us at

By continuing to use this website without changing your cookie settings, you consent to our use of cookies as described in this Cookie Policy.

Last updated: April 25, 2024