WHAT IS A COOKIE?
A cookie is a harmless file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website, among other things, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or your computer and, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer.
Thus, there are cookies that obtain information related to the number of pages visited, the city to which the IP address is assigned from which it is accessed, the number of new users, the frequency and recurrence of visits, the time of visit, the browser, the operator or the type of terminal from which the visit is made.
WHAT IS NOT A COOKIE?
It is not a virus, trojan, worm, spam, spyware, or pop-up windows.
WHAT INFORMATION DOES A COOKIE STORE?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank details, photographs, your ID card or personal information, etc. The data they store is of a technical nature, personal preferences, content personalization, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person if not your web browser. In fact, if you usually browse with Internet Explorer and try to browse the same web with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I DISABLE COOKIES?
To help you understand the scope that can have disabling cookies we show some examples:
- You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
- The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as is often the case in online stores.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of the website, such as My account, My profile or My orders.
- Online stores: You will not be able to make online purchases, you will have to make them by phone or by visiting the physical store if it has one.
- It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
- The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and web traffic, which will make it difficult for the website to be competitive.
- You will not be able to write on the blog, upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The website will not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- You will not be able to display targeted advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the web.
You can also allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring your browser options. You can find information on how to do this with the most common browsers in the links below:
However, we inform you of the possibility that a cookie’s deactivation may prevent or hinder browsing or the provision of the services offered on this website.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE THERE?
Types of cookies depending on the entity that manages the equipment or domain from where the cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, we can distinguish:
- Essential Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Additional Cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected through these is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
This site may also host web beacons (also known as web bugs). Web beacons are typically small, one pixel by one pixel, visible or invisible images placed within the source code of a site’s web pages. Web beacons serve and are used in a similar way to cookies.
In addition, web beacons are often used to measure the traffic of users visiting a web page in order to get a pattern of users of a site. More information about web beacons is available at: Wikipedia
In some cases, we share information about visitors to this site in anonymous or aggregated form with third parties such as advertisers, sponsors or auditors for the sole purpose of improving our services.
All such processing will be regulated by law and all your data protection rights will be respected in accordance with applicable regulations.
WHAT TYPES OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?
By accessing the web we inform you that if you continue browsing you will be installed various own and additional cookies corresponding to the web analytics to help the website to analyze the use you make of the website and improve the usability of the same, but in no case are associated with data that could come to identify you.
The data stored are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.. The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser.
If you leave a comment on our site you can choose to display your Gravatar image, your choice will be stored in a cookie. This is for your convenience, so you don’t have to fill in the box again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
This website uses its own and additional cookies to give you a better browsing experience, share content on social networks, leave comments and to obtain statistics on our users.
As a user, you can refuse the processing of data or information by blocking these cookies using the appropriate settings on your browser.
You can change your browser settings to be notified of the receipt of cookies on your device or disable the ability to store cookies on your device if you wish.
The following table is included, only as an example, with identification of the most relevant cookies used on this website, as well as whether they are own or third party (and identification of the third party contracted or whose services have been decided to use) and their purpose.
- Information: User login cookies, User authentication or identification session cookies, User security cookies, Media player session cookies, Load balancing session cookies, User interface customization cookies, Plug-in cookies for sharing and exchanging social content (Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin and Vimeo), Cookies for filling out feedback system forms. which remembers the acceptance of cookies. CloudFlare CDN security cookies.
- Purpose: They serve to provide services or remember settings to improve your browsing experience on our website.
THIRD PARTY/ADDITIONAL COOKIES
- Information: Number of visits, pages or sections visited, time spent browsing, sites visited before entering this page, details on browsers used, etc.
- Purpose: Statistical reports on website traffic, total audience and audience for a given advertising campaign.
- Information: Displays a popup to make a download request for one of our documents.
- Purpose: Loading of subscription forms from Mailerlite servers and caching of these forms.
There are also cookies corresponding to social networks that use this website have their own cookie policies.