What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that some platforms, such as websites, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television. These files are stored on the user’s computer and contain anonymous data that is not harmful to your computer. Its functions can be very varied: store your browsing preferences, such as the selected language, collect statistical information, allow certain technical functionalities, etc. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the browsing habits of the user or their equipment, to the point, depending on the case, of being able to recognize it.
Because they are important?
Cookies are useful for a number of reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function correctly and in a more agile way and adapted to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country. In addition, they help those responsible for the Web sites, by measuring the use and performance, to improve the services they offer thanks to the statistical information they collect through them.
Browsing this website means that the following types of cookies can be installed according to their purpose:
Technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the proper functioning of a website and the use of the different options and services it offers.
For example, those that serve for the maintenance of the session, the management of the response time, performance or validation of options, use security elements, etc.
Performance improvement cookies
This type of cookies keeps your preferences for certain tools or services so that you do not have to reconfigure them each time you visit our website and, in some cases, they may be provided by third parties. Some examples are: volume of audiovisual players or compatible video playback speeds.
These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some characteristics of the general options of the website, for example, define the language, regional configuration or type of browser.
These cookies are used by programs that try to geographically locate the situation of the computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television, in order to offer you more appropriate content and services in a totally anonymous way.
Statistical analysis cookies
They are those that, well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of visitors and statistically analyze the use made by users of our services. Thanks to this, we can study the navigation through our website and thus improve the offer of products or services that we offer.
Registration cookies are generated when a user registers on a website or service or when, having previously access data, registers on said website or service. They allow you to access the different sections of the Web without having to put your credentials on each page.
In summary, these cookies allow the user to be identified so that he can access certain services as long as he does not leave the account, close the browser or turn off the connected device.
They are those processed by us or by third parties. These cookies allow us to effectively manage the advertising spaces on our website, adapting the content of the advertisement to the content of the requested service or to the use you make of our website. Thanks to it, we can know your internet browsing habits and show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
They are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by us and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third party cookies
They are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through installed cookies. An example of this use used on our website is Google Analytics, which obtains information from navigation to measure and analyze the audience.
Also depending on the term, cookies differ between:
Session cookies are those that last as long as the user is browsing this website and are deleted at the end.
These cookies are stored in the user’s terminal, for a longer time, thus facilitating the control of the chosen preferences without having to repeat certain parameters each time this website is visited.
How can I configure my preferences?
To comply with current legislation, we have to ask for your permission to manage cookies. If you decide not to authorize the treatment by indicating your non-compliance, we will only use technical cookies, since they are essential for browsing our website. In this case, we would not store any cookies. If you continue browsing our website without denying your authorization, it implies that you accept its use.
If you need more information about the Cookies directive, please consult the Official State Gazette published on March 31, 2012 (for Spain) where the directives on electronic communications are transposed. The directive can also be consulted at http://www.ico.gov.uk
If you wish to contact us regarding our Cookies Policy, you can do so at: firstname.lastname@example.org