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What is an Web Cookie?

web cook-ie
noun
Is a piece of data, also known as an “internet cookie,” generated by a website and gathered on the user’s computer while browsing the specific website. Cookies are built to personalize and track information about each user after they visit a website. For EU users, the GDPR and the ePrivacy Directive regulate the use of cookies and website owners need to comply with those regulations.

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