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This page explains our policy regarding the use of “cookies”.
Last updated: 2019-08-25
What are cookies
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by most websites you visit. A cookie file is stored on your computer by your web browser and allows our site or a third-party to recognize you and make your visit easier and the Service more useful to you. Cookies are typically either of the “persistent” or “session” type.
Persistent cookies may remain on your computer for a longer period and help remember your preferences and settings for future visits.
Session cookies typically expire within a few hours and are mostly used to increase page speed and perform other tasks only related to the current visit (e.g. open tabs or visited pages).
Cookies are generally under your own control. You may, at your own option configure how your browser should deal with cookies. These settings are respected by our site.
- to enable certain functions of our site
- to store your preferences
- to provide analytics (evaluation of our service)
- to enable advertisements delivery – (NOT currently in use!)
- to facilitate context based advertising – (NOT currently in use!)
We may use both session and persistent cookies on our site. Our cookies are of different types:
- essential cookies may be used to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts
- non-essential cookies may be used to save user history or preferences for your convenience
- third party cookies may be sent to your computer by other services which are used to deliver data for you (e.g. YouTube)
If when you submit a form, login as a registered user or leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and and other data cookies stored on your computer. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment or have another interaction. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account these login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
What are your choices regarding cookies
- you may delete cookies from your computer at any time by using the appropriate function in your web browser
- you may configure your web browser at any time to refuse different cookie types
These settings are entirely under your own control. Please visit the help pages of your web browser or search the web for appropriate instructions. However, please note that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them:
- you might not be able to use all of the features we offer
- you may not be able to store your preferences
- some of our pages might not display properly
What to do if you have questions or concerns
If you have concerns or questions regarding cookies you are always welcome to contact us using our “Contact Us” page.
There are also many good resources you may find on the internet – to learn more “click for a search”.
(NB: A link to “Google” for such a search would by itself compromise your privacy because they keep track of what you search for… Hence the link above takes you to a more “neutral” search engine…)