What is a cookie?
A cookie in the context of information technology, refers to a tiny data file
that is sent from a web server to your web browser when you visit a website, this tiny file contains an identifier composed of letters and numbers, your web browser stores the cookie in your device’s cache. This cookie is sent back to the server, each time you visit a page on that same website. Every cookie expires after a certain period of time, but that period varies depending on what the cookie is used for and how your browser is configured.
There are two types of cookies: “persistent” or “session”. A persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its expiry date (unless deleted by the user before the expiry date). A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
Cookies do not typically contain personal information that identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies .
Third party cookies
We publish Google AdSense advertisements on our website. Google will track your behaviour on our website to determine your interests, and on other websites across the web using cookies. This behaviour tracking allows Google to tailor the advertisements that you see on other websites to reflect your interests. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: https://adssettings.google.com
You can also opt out of the AdSense partner network cookie using those settings or using the Network Advertising Initiative’s multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: http://optout.networkadvertising.org