Cookies
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By continuing to use this website without adjusting your browser's cookie settings, you agree that we can place these cookies on your device.

What is a Cookie?
A cookie is a piece of information in the form of a very small text file that is placed on an internet user's hard drive. It is generated by a web page server, which is basically the computer that operates a web site. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user's identification card, which tell a web site when the user has returned.

What is the Purpose of a Cookie?
Cookies make the interaction between users and web sites faster and easier. Without cookies, it would be very difficult for a web site to allow a visitor to fill up a shopping cart or to remember the user's preferences or registration details for a future visit.

Types of Cookies
Session Cookies
These cookies usually store a session ID that is not personally identifiable to users, allowing the user to move from page to page without having to log-in repeatedly.
Session cookies are never written on the hard drive and they do not collect any information from the user's computer. Session cookies expire at the end of the user's browser session and can also become no longer accessible after the session has been inactive for a specified length of time, usually 20 minutes.
Permanent, persistent, or stored cookies
Cookies that are stored on the user's computer and are not deleted when the browser is closed. Permanent cookies can retain user preferences for a particular web site, allowing those preferences to be used in future browsing sessions. Permanent cookies can be used to identify individual users, so they may be used by web sites to analyse users' surfing behaviour within the web site. These cookies can also be used to provide information about numbers of visitors, the average time spent on a particular page and generally the performance of the web site.

Controlling or Deleting Cookies
You can usually modify your browser settings to control which cookies are allowed. The help section of your browser should give you more information However, by disabling cookies, or certain types of cookie, you may hinder your user experience on this and other websites, or prevent them from working entirely.

Use of Cookies by Helical Blue Limited
Helical Blue limits the use of Cookies mainly to those essential to enable you to move around the website and use its features and those used for Google Analytics. These cookies don't collect information that identifies a visitor.

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the 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.
Please note that some cookies may be placed by third party service providers who perform some of these functions (or other services) for us. Cookies used on this website may include the following third party services: Google Analytics, LinkedIn Follow button, Facebook Like Button, Twitter Follow button, Some of these services may be used to track your behaviour on other websites and we have no control over this.

Contacting Us
You can contact us at the following email address: james@helicalblue.com


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