Cookies are text files that contain small amounts of information that are downloaded in your computer or mobile device when you visit a website. Cookies are sent back to the original website at each subsequent visit or to another website that recognizes them. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize the user’s device. Cookies can perform different functions such as allowing you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and generally improving user’s navigation.
In terms of typology, Cookies are classified according to the entity that manages them; Thus, we use our own and third-party cookies, according to the term that remain activated session or persistent, according to its purpose, technical, customization, analysis, advertising and behavioural advertising.
Cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website. They are used to store information for the provision of the service requested by the user in a single occasion.
Cookies in which the data is still stored in user’s computer or device and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the responsible for the cookie. This period of time can go from a few minutes to several years.
Allow the user to navigate through a website, platform or application and to the different options or services provided in it.
Allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics according to a series of criteria in the user’s computer or device.
Allow the responsible of the Cookie to monitor and analyse the behaviour of the websites users of the to which they are linked.
Allow the management, in the most efficient way, of the advertising spaces that, if applicable, the publisher has included in a website, application or platform from which it provides the requested service based on criteria such as edited content or the frequency at which ads are displayed.
Allow the management of the advertising spaces that the publisher has included in a website, application or platform from which it provides the requested service. This Cookie stores information regarding the behaviour of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows to develop a specific profile to show advertising based on it.
Personal data provided voluntarily by the user:
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Deactivation of cookies
The User can freely decide on what cookies they would like to accept on in their web browser, following the procedure established in the help section of his browser. The User can also configure the browser to accept or reject by default all cookies or to receive an on-screen warning of the receipt of each cookie and decide at that time whether to implement or not.
Here are the links regarding the devices and browsers manufacturers for the management or deactivation of cookies in your browser:
- Internet Explorer
- Google Chrome
- Safari (Mobile)
- Safari (Desktop)
- Mozilla Firefox
- Android Browser
- Opera (Mobile)
- Opera (Desktop)
If you want to have greater control over the installation of cookies, you can install programs or add-ons to your browser, known as “Do Not Track” tools, which permits you to choose the cookies that you want to allow.
The fact that the User configure its browser to reject all cookies or expressly our cookies may suppose that it is not possible to access some of the services and that their experience in our website may be less satisfactory.
How do I control cookies?
For more information about targeting and advertising cookies and how you can opt out, you can also visit https://optout.aboutads.infoPlease be aware that if cookies are disabled, not all features of the Site may operate as intended.
Last updated: Feb 14, 2020