Information that is gathered.
The only information that The Listening Post collects, is page views and statistical analysis provided by google via No other data is collected or forwarded to any 3rd parties and advertisers.

How the Information is used.
The information is used to enhance your experience on The Listening Post and allows me to see the most popular topics and how to grow the site further in the future.

Cookies are small digital signature files that allow your preferences and possibly visits to be recorded when coming to The Listening Post. They will save the site setting for any returning visit.