Internet Use Key Terms


Is the part of a computer’s memory that stores information from sites you have visited recently. Your computer uses this information to reload webpages faster, but the cache records information about websites you have visited.


Track and store information about sites you have visited. This information is used to tailor web pages according to your previous visits.

Internet Browser History

Is a list of all the websites you have visited.

To ensure your safety and to prevent the Respondent from tracking your computer use, it is recommended you access the internet from a shared computer, such as at your local library. If you cannot do this, follow the tips on this site to ensure your internet use is as safe as possible.


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Friday, November 13, 2015 - 16:11