Cookie Policy


Information about our use of cookies

Our website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. By continuing to browse the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Statistics cookies. Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
  • Marketing cookies. Marketing cookies are used to track visitors across websites. The intention is to display ads that are relevant and engaging for the individual user and thereby more valuable for publishers and third party advertisers.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie Name Provider Purpose Expiry
@@History/@@scroll|# Unclassified Persistent
__atuvc Updates the counter of a website’s social sharing features 1 year
__atuvs Ensures that the updated counter is displayed to the user if a page is shared with the social sharing service, AddThis. Session
at-lojson-cache-# Used by the social sharing platform AddThis Persistent
bt2 Used by the social sharing platform AddThis to keep a record of parts of the site that has been visited in order to recommend other parts of the site 255 days
di2 Unclassified 1 year
loc Geolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level). 1 year
Mus Unclassified 1 year
ouid Unclassified 1 year
SEUNCY Registers a unique ID that identifies the user’s device for return visits 179 days
TapAd_DID Used to determine what type of devices (smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs etc.) is used by a user 2 months
TapAd_TS Used to determine what type of devices (smartphones, tablets, computers, TVs etc.) is used by a user. 2 months
uid Creates a unique, machine-generated user ID. AddThis, which is owned by Clearspring Technologies, uses the user ID to make it possible for the user to share content across social networks and provide detailed statistics to various providers. 1 year
uuid2 Registers a unique ID that identifies a returning user’s device. The ID is used for targeted ads. 3 months
vvc Detects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user 1 year
vc Used by the social sharing platform AddThis 1 year
xtc Registers the user’s sharing of content via social media 1 year


Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies.

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