Whilst we can break down overall usage statistics according to a visitor’s domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user’s browser), we do not track what individual users read, and, as described above, we are tracking data in order to improve the visitor experience to build a better service.
The cookie itself does not contain personal information. A cookie cannot read data from your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites.
If you would like to disable ‘third-party’ cookies generated by advertisers or providers of targeted advertising services, you can turn them off by going to the third party’s website and getting them to generate a one-time ‘no thanks’ cookie that will stop any further cookies being written to your device.
You can also visit the trade body – youronlinechoices.com – for more information on how to opt out of these cookies.