Cookie Policy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain (internet location) from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie (i.e. when does it expire), and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.

Synchro Cookies

This site uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are essential to make our site work and others help us to improve by giving us some insight into how the site is being used. We also use some non-essential cookies to anonymously track visitors or enhance your experience of this site. By using our site, you accept the terms of our Privacy Policy.

Cookie Types

There are different types of cookies including:

  • Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
  • Preference cookies enable a website to remember information that changes the way the website behaves or looks, like your preferred language or the region that you are in.
  • Statistical cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
  • 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. Please note that we do not use marketing cookies as of present.

Opting out

Opting out of cookies means that you may not be able to take full advantage of our website's features. To find out more information about cookies, including how to adjust your browser settings, finding or deleting cookies on your hard drive or opting out, please visit

To opt-out of being tracked by Google Analytics, across all websites not just this one, please visit

We’ve tried to keep it as simple as possible, but if you’re not familiar with any terms or if you have any questions, please contact us at or by using our contact us form below.

List of Cookies

Below is a list of the cookies we use on this site. The list is updated whenever new cookies are encountered and classified by our team.

Name Validity Description Domain
_cc_visited 11 months This cookie tells us if the user has already visited the site in the past.
cookieconsent_status 1 year This cookie tells us if the user knows and accepts the use of cookies in this website.
lang When the browsing session ends Helps us to determine the language settings of the user’s browser, to better serve relevant information in the right language.
_ga 2+ years Twitter uses cookies to help with the user experience when coming from Twitter to our website or vice-versa.
guest_id 2 years
tfw_exp 2 weeks
metrics_token 1 month & 2 weeks This cookie is used by Twitter to provide embedded content that is displayed in the website.
__cfduid 1 year It is used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis.
_ga 2 years
_gid 1 day

Cookie Policy last updated on May 2018