Cookies are small files on your computer created by websites to record your visits and other data that you provide to the website. For example, a weather site might use a cookie to save your zip code so on your next visit you will not have to enter it again. For an introduction to cookies and privacy, see How Stuff Works: Internet Cookies ( http://www.howstuffworks.com/cookie.htm ). For more advanced cookie topics, read Cookie Central ( http://www.cookiecentral.com/ ).
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Feldman, Barbara. "Internet Cookies." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 9 Dec. 2003. Web. 31 Aug. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/163/internet-cookies/ >.