Date: Thu, 6 Nov 1997 09:37:05 -0600
From: "Emerson, Jessie J" jjemerso[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]INGR.COM
"Cookies" are files that are downloaded to your hard drive when you
connect to certain Web sites. These files contain your computer
information that the Web site has recorded. When you return to a site
that has loaded a "cookie" on your machine, the site can use your
"cookie" information for various and sundry site documentation purposes.
Internet Explorer has a folder called "Cookies". You can remove them if
it bothers you.
Has "cookies"--that is, those crumbs that get left on your computer
various internet communications--been considered for WOTY?
Do you mean the downloaded copies of Telnet and what not that Web
send you automatically--or something else?