For example, a cookie can record certain information about a visitor to a website to tailor their options for when they next visit.
Most internet browsers will allow you to turn off cookies if you wish, you should refer to the Help guide of your browser to learn how to do this. But please remember that disabling or blocking cookies may impact your ability to use websites and the services that they offer.
Some tools you may find useful for working with cookies:
To learn more about cookies visit All about Cookies.
These help to make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies:
|__cfduid||hs-analytics.net||Used by the content network, CloudFlare, to identify trusted web traffic||HTTP||1 year|
|__cfduid||hs-scripts.com||Used by the content network, CloudFlare, to identify trusted web traffic.||HTTP||1 year|
|__cfduid||medium.com||Used by the content network, CloudFlare, to identify trusted web traffic||HTTP||1 year|
|JSESSIONID||nr-data.net||Preserves users states across page requests.||HTTP||Session|
These help a website owner to understand how visitors interact with their website by collecting and reporting information anonymously:
|__utm.gif||google-analytics.com||Google Analytics Tracking Code that logs details about the visitor's browser and computer.||Pixel||Session|
|__utma||techspace.co||Collects data on the number of times a user has visited the website as well as dates for the first and most recent visit. Used by Google Analytics||HTTP||2 years|
|__utmb||techspace.co||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the w eb site. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.||HTTP||1 day|
|__utmc||techspace.co||Registers a timestamp with the exact time of when the user accessed the w eb site. Used by Google Analytics to calculate the duration of a website visit.||HTTP||Session|
|__utmt||techspace.co||Used to throttle the speed of requests to the server||HTTP||1 day|
|__utmz||techspace.co||Collects data on where the user came from, what search engine was used, what link was clicked and what search term was used. Used by Google Analytics||HTTP||6 months|