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Session control cookies facilitate navigation and are erased when the user closes the Web browser. The session cookie is stored in temporary memory and is not retained after the browser is closed. Session cookies do not collect information from the user's computer. They typically will store information in the form of a session identification that does not personally identify the user. To use Academic Block (AB) website completely users must have their browsers set to accept cookies.Permanent Cookie
- To recognize the user's computer when the user visits the website.
- To track some user actions only during the current website session.
- To improve the website.
- To analyze the use of the website.
- To assist AB with website administration.
- To share AB users with our third-party vendors and advertisers.
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- To track your browsing across multiple websites.
- To build profiles of your web surfing interests.
- To target advertisements that may be according to your interest.
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