What are cookies?
Cookies are the information stored on your computer by the websites you have visited. Cookies usually store your settings, as well as website settings, such as the preferred language or address. Later, when you visit the same website again, web browser sends back the cookies belonging to that website. This helps the website to show the information adjusted to your needs.
Cookies can store wide range of information, including your personal information (such as your name or email address). However, this information can only be stored if you enable it – websites cannot get access to the information you did not provide, and cannot access other files on your computer.
The default options of storing and sending cookies are not visible to you. However, you can change the settings of your internet browser, so you can decide on your own whether you would approve or deny requests for storing cookies, as well as delete the stored cookies automatically when closing your internet browser, etc.
How to disenable cookies?
By turning cookies off, you can decide whether you would allow storing cookies on your computer. Cookie settings can be controlled and configured in your web browser. To get information on cookie settings, choose the web browser you are currently using: • Chrome • Firefox • Internet Explorer 9 • Internet Explorer 7 and 8 • Opera (website in English) • Safari (website in English). If you disenable cookies, you will not be able to use some of the functions on websites.
What are temporary cookies?
Temporary cookies or session cookies are removed from computer after closing web browser. Websites use them to store temporary data, such as items in shopping carts.
What are persistent cookies?
Persistent or stored cookies remain in computer after closing web browser. Websites use them to store information such as username and password, so you do not have to sign in every time you visit certain websites. Persistent cookies will remain in your computer for days, months, and even years.
What are first-party cookies?
First-party cookies come form websites you are viewing, and they can be persistent or temporary. Websites use them to store data they would use again next time you visit the website.
What are third-party cookies?
Third-party cookies come form advertisements on other websites (such as pop-up and other ads) located on websites you are viewing. Websites use these cookies to monitor the use of Internet for marketing purposes.
Yes, with the primary goal to provide its users with better browsing experience.
What kind of cookies does this website use and why?
Temporary cookies (Session cookies) – are temporary cookies that expire (and are automatically deleted) when you close web browser. We use session cookies to enable access to web-contents.
Persistent cookies – usually have date of expiry far in the future, and they will remain in your browser until they have expired, or until you delete them manually. We use persistent cookies for functions such as “stay signed in” tick-box, which enables users’ access as registered users. We also use persistent cookies to get better understanding of our users’ habits, in order to improve the website according to your needs. This information is anonymous – we cannot see our users’ personal information.
Are there third-party cookies on the website?
Several external services store limited cookies in users’ computers. Such cookies are not set by this website, but some of them are used for normal functioning of certain options that enable users to access web-contents. We are currently providing:
Users can sign in and register through their own accounts on social networks such as Facebook.
Sharing articles on social networks also stores cookies on users’ computers.
This website uses Google analytics for measuring attendance.
If you wish to disenable the said service to store cookies, you can deny access on the following link:
Google Analytics – https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Additional information regarding disenabling cookies:
There are currently several websites disenabling the storing of cookies for different services.
You can find more information on the following websites: