Cookies are small text files that are stored by browsers (e.g. Internet Explorer or Safari) on your computer or mobile phone. Cookies are useful for many different reasons such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences and generally improving your user experience when viewing a website.
Our website publishing software stores four cookies on your computer to assist with navigation and to track user sessions. No personal information is stored in these cookies.
The third party analytics software Google Analytics stores cookies on your computer so that we can collect information about the pages you go to most often and find out if you encounter any missing pages or broken links. The information is completely anonymous but helps us to improve how our website works.
The cookies being set on the VisEngine Digital Solutions website are as follows:
Site Functionality Cookies:
cached-css-version (7 days)
This cookie simply checks when you last visited our site, so that we can load the website stylesheet faster, which will improve load times for you and enhance your browsing experience. No personally identifiable information is stored.
cookie-notice (2 years)
If you dismiss the cookie notice that appears on this website, we set a cookie to store this response, so we do not have to keep the notice visible. This cookie is not stored if you do not dismiss the notice. No personally identifiable information is stored.
view_curated_labPosts (2 years)
These cookies store preferences about your viewing and ordering of our labs section and projects section, to remember your settings for the next time you visit these sections. No personally identifiable information is stored.
_ga (2 years)
_gat_gtag_ (1 minute)
_gid (24 hours)
Collects information about where the user has come from, the pages visited (in what order and for how long), and if the user encounters missing pages or broken links. These cookies are set by the user tracking software package we use, called Google Analytics.This information is completely anonymous and it helps us improve how the website works. Read more about how Google protects users privacy.
How to turn cookies off
If you would like to turn off cookies you can usually do this using your web browser. Click the Help menu in your browser to find out how or follow one of the links below for information about the specific browser you are using. Remember that cookies can be essential to the functionality of some websites (e.g. online shops and services which you log into) so make sure you are aware how your favourite websites are using cookies before turning them off.
Cookie settings in Internet Explorer: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/196955
Cookie settings in Chrome: http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647
Cookie settings in Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
Cookie settings in Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/en/9277.html
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