Cookie is a text file containing an identifier (string of letters and numbers) that is sent by web server to web browser and is stored by browser. The identifier sent back to server each time browser requests page from the server. This is not computer software.
Cookies may be either "persistent" cookies or "session" cookies: persistent cookie will be stored by web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by user before expiry date; session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of user session, when web browser is closed.
Cookies don’t typically contain any information that personally identifies user, but personal information, that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies. Cookies can be used by web servers to identify and track users as they navigate different pages on website and identify users returning to website.
StimZone uses both session ID cookies and persistent cookies as part of its interaction with your browser. Cookie is an alphanumeric identifier (file), that company websites transmit to your computer's hard drive via web browser to allow their systems to recognize your browser for record-keeping purposes. The session ID cookie expires, when you close your browser, while persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for a long time. We use session ID cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. We use persistent cookies to determine and track, which sections of its website you visit more often.
We also use persistent cookies in areas of our website where you need to register and where you can customize the information you see so that you don't have enter your data more than once.