Cookies are small, simple text files which your computer, tablet or mobile phone receives when you visit a website.
What types of cookies are there? There are different types of cookies:
• Basic cookies, which ensure that the website works properly for example controlling the size of the display on your computer or tablet.
• Personal cookies, which save selections made on the site such as the language
• Third party cookies, which are set by non-NN IP content providers to analyse your use of their content, YouTube is one example.
What happens if I switch cookies off? If you set your browser to reject all cookies, the website may no longer function optimally. You can easily remove cookies via your browser. When you remove cookies, you will receive a new message again asking you for your approval. This is because we can no longer find your saved settings.
Cookies are not new, but new regulations require us to ask you for your approval before placing cookies.