Cookies Policy for (July 2016)

This document sets the policy relating to the use of cookies on

What are 'Cookies'?

A cookie is a small piece of text sent to your browser by a website you visit. It helps the website to remember information about your visit, like your preferred language, your login account, the pages accessed, the time on website, your geographical location and other settings. That can make your next visit easier and the site more useful to you. Cookies play an important role. Without them, using the web would be a much more frustrating experience.

If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then you should visit for detailed guidance.

Cookie Law

A new EU (European Union) law on cookies demands that you, as a website user, are given the opportunity to understand how cookies are used on the websites you visit, and consent to cookies being stored on your computer (laptop/mobile/tablet).

How does use Cookies?

This website, like many other websites, uses cookies to enrich your experience of using the website by allowing me to tailor what you see and find on this website to what I have learned about your preferences during your visits to the site. In this way, I can improve the content or add new content, depending on the performance of the website and the needs or preferences of its users. The list below describe the cookies that are used on this site and how are they used.

In general, does not use First Party Cookies (cookies that are set by this website directly) but Third Party Cookies (cookies set on your machine by external websites whose services are used on this site). uses the following third party cookies:

a) Analytical/Performance Cookies

Google Analytics is Google’s analytics tool that helps website and app owners to understand how their visitors engage with their properties. It uses a set of cookies to collect information and report website usage statistics without personally identifying individual visitors to Google.

The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. 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.

In addition to reporting website usage statistics, Google Analytics can also be used to help show more relevant ads on Google properties (like Google Search) and across the web.

b) Comment system Cookies

On this website exists Disqus, a comments systems, and may store cookies in your browser. When leaving a comment, your user name will be visible to other users of the site along with your comment and the time you made it. More information about Disqus privacy policy and cookie information can be found at

Managing Cookies

Currently operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that I assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete the cookies after you visited the site, browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari), or change cookie settings (link: how to disable cookies).

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

Changes to this Cookies policy

From time to time I may change how I use and place cookies. Accordingly I recommend that you check this page periodically in order to review this current policies and practices.

See how the cookies and other collected data are used here. Also, read the terms and conditions of use for this WEBSITE and the available SOFTWARE.

By continuing to use this site you consent to the use of cookies on your device as described in the cookie policy unless you have disabled them. You can change your cookie settings at any time but parts of this site will not function correctly without them.