All about cookies
…and we don’t mean the ones that you eat, but little text files that are stored by your browser; usually (but not always) to make your website experience better.
Visiting this site may generate cookies that get stored on your computer or mobile device. Session cookies are used as a ‘memory’ for the website so you only get asked for information on a single occasion and it’s remembered for the remainder of your browsing session. We also use analytics cookies to help us understand how many people visit our site, what they look at, how they find us and to give us an understanding of how our site is performing. This data is anonymous and cannot be used to identify individuals.
Please find a breakdown below, detailing the types of cookies we are using and what they are used for.
Cookies used on kyan.com across the whole site
|Provider||Cookies (and when they expire)||Explanation||More information|
||We set a session cookie to remember you for the length of time that you keep your browser open.|
||We use Google Analytics to help us improve the site by collecting information about how visitors use our site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.||To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.|
|New Relic analytics||
Cookies used on kyan.com on the blog pages
On the blog pages we have Twitter sharing buttons. Use of the sharing functionality while logged in to Twitter will cause them to set cookies on your system.
How to turn off cookies
All modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. The following links may be helpful in helping you understand how you can update your browser cookie settings:
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari