Cookies are a few characters of text sent back and forth between a visitor's web browser and the website server the visitor accesses. Cookies are used to collect data about a given browser, along with the information requested and sent by the visitor.
Google Analytics We use Google Analytics, an analysis service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets cookies in order to measure the use of our site by visitors and compile reports for us on activity. Google Analytics cookies do not collect personal data about you.
Google stores the information collected by the cookies on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Google Analytics sets the following cookies when you visit our site:
Name: _utma Typical content: randomly generated number Expires: 2 years
Name: _utmb Typical content: randomly generated number Expires: 30 minutes
Name: _utmc Typical content: randomly generated number Expires: when user exits browser
Name: _utmz Typical content: randomly generated number and information on how the site was reached (eg directly or via a link, search, etc) Expires: 6 months
SessionID: a unique string of letter and numbers that allows our site to remember your preferences (see below)
Local Shared Objects from Adobe (for Flash content): You can disable local shared objects using the Global Storage Settings panel of the online Settings Manager at Adobe's website.