A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, web cookie, or browser cookie, is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in a user's web browser while the user is browsing that website. Every time the user loads the website, the browser sends the cookie back to the server to notify the website of the user's previous activity.
Cookies were designed to be a reliable mechanism for websites to remember stateful information (such as items in a shopping cart) or to record the user's browsing activity (including clicking particular buttons, logging in, or recording which pages were visited by the user as far back as months or years ago).
This website uses Piwik, an Open Source software to make web analysis. Piwik uses "cookies" to help the website analyze how users use the site. Piwik cookies are cookies that are associated with the domain that generates them, with the strictly limited purpose of collecting statistical information. These cookies only collect the navigation you do anonymously. Piwik will not associate your IP address with any other actual data held. In this sense, Piwik does not provide information about your real IP address, but through the method known as "IP Mask", only using this without aporting any personal information.
Piwik supports and respects the preference of Do Not Track
of the browser, that tells web analysis services, ad networks and social sites not to track the user.
Data collected by Piwik is only consulted by the editors of the website, not being shared with anyone else or used for any other purposes to web analytics.
You can allow, block or remove cookies from your computer by configuring your browser settings on your computer.
For more information about Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-uk&answer=95647
For more information about Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
For more information about Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies
For more information about Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/PH11913