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We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie expires when your browser is closed, and a persistent cookie may stay on your hard drive for an extended period. Session cookies make it easier for you to navigate our site while persistent cookies can perform such activities as storing your password for forums or blogs so you do not have to sign in every time you visit those areas. Additionally, they may be used to enable us to track and target the interests of our users so as to enhance the overall experience of using our site.