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In particular, this Website uses Google Analytics to track and analyze site usage, such as the frequency with which our users visit various parts of the site. This includes compiling statistical information concerning, among other things, the frequency of your use of our site, the pages visited, and the length of each visit, as well as information about your computer, operating system, internet service provider, IP address browser, language, and country. The information generated by the Google Analytics about your use of the site will be transmitted to and stored by Google, Inc. in the United States. Google Analytics is not used to track your activities once you leave the site. We have implemented the IP anonymization feature in Google Analytics which anonymizes your IP address to protect individual privacy. You can prevent your data from being collected by Google Analytics on our site by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on for your current web browser. For more information on Google Analytics privacy practices, read here and, for information on Google Analytics cookies expiration, read here.

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