To make this site work properly, we sometimes place small data files called cookies on your device. Most big websites do this too.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don’t have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
Basically we use three cookies: bannerShown, _ga, _gid, _gat. Each one is explaned thoroughly as follows.
- bannerShown: this cookie is intented to control the appearing of the full-size banner. When the user clicks on the banner to close it the cookie gets set and last for the current session, so we let the user visit the size without disturbing him with the banner on each load. This cookie only has a boolean value of true.
- _ga, _gid, _gat: these three cookies are Google Analytics related. The purpose is simply get statistics data of user's site usage.
HOW TO CONTROL COOKIES
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.