Macs and OS X Glossary: C

ColorSync: A printer setting that lets you add black and white, blue tone, sepia, or other filters.

cookie: A small file that a web site automatically saves on your hard drive. It contains information that the site will use on your future visits. For example, a site might save a cookie to preserve your site preferences for the next time or ¯ in the case of a site such as Amazon.com ¯ to identify you automatically and help customize the offerings that you see.

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