What is a cookie and what is it for?
A “cookie” is a small file that is stored on the user’s computer, tablet, smartphone or any other device with navigational information. The set of cookies for all our users helps us to improve the quality of our website, allowing us to monitor which pages are useful, which are not and what could be improved.Cookies are essential to the functioning of the Internet, providing many advantages in providing interactive services, making it easier for navigation and usability of our website. In any case, cookies may harm your computer. On the contrary, the fact that they are active helps us to identify and resolve errors.
What types of cookies we use?
According to the entity that manages:
- Own cookies: They are those that are sent to your computer from our own computers or domains from which provide the service you request from us.
- Third party cookies: They are those that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by other associated organization. For example, those used by social networks, or by external content like Google Maps.
According to the timeline that are enabled:
- Session Cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the website, so none will be saved on the hard drive of your computer.Information obtained through these cookies are used to analyse traffic patterns on the web.In the long term, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and ease of use.
- Persistent Cookies: They are stored on the hard disk and read our website every time you make a return visit. A permanent site has a specific expiration date. The cookie will stop working after that date. Generally, we use these cookies to facilitate the purchase and registration services.
According to its purpose
In any case we inform the user that:
The collection of information through the “analytic” cookies is carried out directly by service providers as responsible for the treatment, without us having access to such information or decision-making capacity in the treatment, purpose and storage of cookies or the information captured through them.
Google Analytics http://www.google.com/analytics/
These cookies are used to collect information about who visit us and how you use our site. We use the information to write reports and to improve the site. The cookies collect information anonymously, including the number of visits to the website, where they come from and the pages visited.
Some of the cookies used for this purpose are automatically removed from the device when you close your browser. Others may remain there for a period of 24 months since your last visit to our website.
How to block them:
You can choose not to be controlled by Google Analytics by visiting Google tools.The user may also decline cookies by configuring your browser as permitted in your browser or installing the tools made available to service providers, thus preventing it from collecting information about your visits to websites.
Our web site is accessible without the need to activate the options of cookies, although this may lead to a decrease in capabilities and can undermine the safety of certain services.