I use www.opentracker.net to collect and analyse VISITOR traffic to my site. This information helps me understand your interests and helps improve the website. It is actually quite interesting in a geeky kind of way and is the same type ot technology used by the big boys to make the most money they can. As this site is and always will be non-commercial I colect the data simply to help improve the site for your pleasure. This means that I have sent your hard drive a peedie first party cookie which is used to store small amounts of information. These are not naughty cookies and they cannot do anymore than breakdown visitors technologies and routes to my site, no personal information relating to you directly is or can be collected.
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