As is standard practice on many websites, we may set and access cookies, web beacons, Flash cookies, and other technologies on your computer. Please note that third parties, such as ad networks, advertising agencies, advertisers, and audience segment providers, may also set and access cookies, web beacons, Flash cookies, and other technologies on your computer when you visit the site. For more information, please see our discussion of third party advertising.
Cookies are small amounts of information stored in files within your computer’s browser. Web sites can access only the cookies that they have stored on your computer. For example, if Acme computer company stores a cookie on your browser, Acme may access its own cookie but not that of another company.
To help us recognize your browser as a previous visitor and save and remember any preferences that may have been set while your browser was visiting the site. For example, we may save your login information so you don’t have to sign in every time you visit the site;
To help us customize the content and advertisements you see when you visit the site
To help measure and research the effectiveness of our interactive online content, features, advertisements, and other communications
To track site analytics and use, and to improve site services.