What are cookies?
Cookies are information data, usually text files, that are stored in end user’s devices and intended for using internet browsers. These files contain basically the url of the website that created the cookie, the duration of the cookie's abilities and effects, and a random number name of a website.
What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be used i.a. to customize the website’s content to the preferences of the user and to optimize the usage of websites. They are also used for creating anonymous aggregated statistics which help to understand how the user uses the websites and enables to improve their functionality. By using cookies in the above way we never identify the users on the basis of information stored in cookies.
How long does a cookie last?
Can I disable cookies?
Software intended for website browsing (internet browsers) usually allows cookies by default. Those settings can, however, be changed in order to block cookies in whole or in part. For detailed information on the possibility and ways of managing cookies refer to your software settings (the settings of your Internet browser). Please, however, be informed that if the user chooses to disable or limit cookies some features and functionality of the website can be lost.