What is a Cookie?
Cookie is a small text file stored on your computer, mobile phone or other device by the website you are visiting.
All cookies have expiration dates that determine how long they stay in your browser.
Temporary or session cookies expire and are removed automatically when you close your browser. Websites use them to store temporary information, such as items in your shopping cart.
Persistant or stored cookies remain on your computer after you close your browser and stay there until they expire or you manually delete them. For example web sites use them to store login information if you choose so, so you don’t have to sign in every time you visit a site.
What kind of cookies does BetaBriefing.com use and why?
Necessary cookies are essential for the website to work properly such as security and accessibitity. Without these cookies some functions and services like e-billing or login pages access can not be provided.
Functional cookies allow the website to remember choices you make, faciliate operations and improve your experience on the website, such as your login information or shopping cart. They can include third party cookies, like social sharing buttons and widgets.
Analytical cookies enable us to monitor and improve the user experience and performance of the website. They help us to count visits, identify trafic sources and see which parts of the site are the most popular. Those include third party cookies, like Google Analytics.