Geek Speak: CookiesBy Josefina Hellensberg
What is a cookie?Unlike deliciousoatmeal/raisincookies, computercookies are small text based files
The cookie variantsSession cookiePersistent cookieSecure cookieHttpOnly cookieThird-party cookieSuper cookieZombie cookie
The man behind the cookie Lou Montulli Developer for Netscape Communications Wrote the initial Netscape cookie in 1994
What are the pros?Cookies help personalize web browsingSaves the user timeProvide customer feedback to businesses
What are the cons?No explicit warning to users that their activity isbeing monitoredPrivacy concerns
…So are cookies good or         bad?Cookies are mostly goodCertain types and uses of cookies areconsidered bad
Referenceshttp://www.whatarecookies.com/http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDMqw26PHYU&feature=relmfuhttp://www.877geeksonsite...
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  1. 1. Geek Speak: CookiesBy Josefina Hellensberg
  2. 2. What is a cookie?Unlike deliciousoatmeal/raisincookies, computercookies are small text based files
  3. 3. The cookie variantsSession cookiePersistent cookieSecure cookieHttpOnly cookieThird-party cookieSuper cookieZombie cookie
  4. 4. The man behind the cookie Lou Montulli Developer for Netscape Communications Wrote the initial Netscape cookie in 1994
  5. 5. What are the pros?Cookies help personalize web browsingSaves the user timeProvide customer feedback to businesses
  6. 6. What are the cons?No explicit warning to users that their activity isbeing monitoredPrivacy concerns
  7. 7. …So are cookies good or bad?Cookies are mostly goodCertain types and uses of cookies areconsidered bad
  8. 8. Referenceshttp://www.whatarecookies.com/http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jDMqw26PHYU&feature=relmfuhttp://www.877geeksonsite.com/computer-repair-blog/spyware-removal/cookies-the-pros-and-cons/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HTTP_cookiehttp://ezinearticles.com/?Computer-Cookies:-Are-They-Good-or-Bad?&id=82854
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