What are cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

 

Cookies in use on this website

This website uses cookies to track user activity on the site and to enable various types of functionality. Please note that all of these cookies exist to enable functionality on the website and are not for advertising purposes.
 

Our own cookies

Name Description
PHPSESSID These cookies are set by our content management system upon arrival to website. They are not used for any other purpose
pll_language Allows navigation on the site according to the language chosen by the user remembering his preference.

 

Third-party service cookies

The third-party cookies we use are property of Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc.
To consult the privacy policy of the company Google Inc., owner of the data on the service Google Analytics, please refer to the website http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html.
To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Name Owner Description
ga_ Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.) These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

 

Disable cookies

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.
These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser – remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one:

Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835 (this page links to further information for different versions of IE – the mobile version is at http:/ /www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx).
Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.html (or http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677for mobile versions)
Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/ Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
Blackberries: http://docs.blackberry.com/en/smartphone_users/deliverables/ 32004/Turn_off_cookies_in_the_browser_60_1072866_11.jsp
Android: http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022
Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.