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What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of information, stored in simple text files, placed on your computer (or other internet enabled devices) by a website. Cookies can be read by the website on your subsequent visits. The information stored in a cookie may relate to your browsing habits on the web page, or a unique identification number so that the website can "remember" you on your return visit. Generally speaking, cookies do not contain personal information from which you can be identified, unless you have furnished such information to the website in your User Profile. There are other technologies such as clear gifs, web bugs, local storage and similar technologies that can also do the same thing as cookies.
There are two different types of cookies we use - "session cookies" and "persistent" cookies. Session cookies are temporary and stay on your device until you leave polarhome.com. Persistent cookies remain on your device for longer periods of time or until you manually delete them.
We use polarhome.com cookies to recognize you so you don't have to login every time you open polarhome.com, for security (to protect you, other polarhome.com users and polarhome.com), to gather information about what devices people use to access polarhome.com, change the language of polarhome.com to match your computer settings. All polarhome.com cookies can be identified as starting with "polar_". Horde, Usermin, phpMyAdmin, phpBB and similar open source applications used by polarhome.com use they own cookies naming standard that is documented on the particular projects home page.
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You can opt out of cookie usage at any point by using the settings in your internet browser. Please note: many cookies are important for polarhome.com to function properly.
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