Last updated: 02/14/2020
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The cookies We use fall into the following categories:
|sessionid||www.simcompanies.com||User identification||2 weeks|
|amplitude_[...]||amplitude.com||Product analytics (amplitude)||10 years|
|_ga_gat_UA-[...]_gid||www.simcompanies.com||Tracking behaviour and performance (Google Analytics)||session, 2 years|
|rdt_uuid||www.redditstatic.com||Reddit social features||90 days|
|reddaid||reddit.com||Reddit social features||2 years|
|tfw_exp||twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||2 weeks|
|twid||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||session|
|ads_prefs||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||8 years|
|auth_token||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||8 years|
|personalization_id||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||1 year|
|guest_id||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||1 year|
|_twitter_sess||platform.twitter.com||Twitter integration and advertising||session|
|1P_JAR||gstatic.com||Google advertising||30 days|
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