In this section you will find information on what cookies may be set when you visit our website. We will not use any information gathered through cookies on this site to identify you as an individual.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device. Cookies do not damage your device and each cookie is unique to your web browser.
Cookies used on this site
The Tech Dept™ uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the site. Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
The names of these cookies are __utma, __utmb, __utmc, __utmz
How to control and delete cookies in your browser
If you wish to restrict or block cookies from this or any other website you can do so through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how, or try these links for more information:
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Alternatively, you may wish to visit aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies.
For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the The Tech Dept™ website.