Cookies are small files which are downloaded to your computer when you visit almost any website. Among other things, cookies allow a website to store and recover information about a user’s or a team’s web browsing habits. This depends on the information they may have and the way they use their computer.
Furthermore, they improve the web surfing process since they help the website to provide the user with information which could interest him.
If you do not want to allow cookies, set your Internet browser to erase them from your computer hard disk, to block them or to notify you in case they are installed in your computer. If you do not want to change the cookies settings, just continue on the website.
The cookies we use do not store any information which may identify you. If you want to use the services we offer or to receive advertisement or information of your interest, you need to register on your own accord.
When you continue surfing our website, you are giving your consent on the use of the cookies previously mentioned and on the terms and conditions explained in cookies policy. If you do not agree, send an e-mail to [email protected].
Cookies used in this website
Analytical cookies: in order to carry out regular maintenance, to provide the best service to the user and to track the activity compiling visitors’ statistics, this website uses analytical cookies. The gathered information will be anonymous, not allowing to establish a link between browsing patterns and a human being. The user will be able to block his activity by using the provided exclusion systems used by these cookies, such as Google Analytics. It is possible that this website uses several of these systems.
Other cookies for inner use: Furthermore, in order to maintain the users’ logins private or to make easier the self-management, this website may use several cookies. Deactivating them may generally cause trouble to the user since they are needed for the regular functioning of the website.
Cookies used by social networks: This website may participate in different social networks, such as Facebook, allowing the user to share information of interest.
Cookies used by external plugins: This website may use display tools, such as Google Maps, to show geographical location. In some cases, using it means sending certain cookies which are install and manage by the display tools suppliers.
Third-party cookies to customize ads: This website may use ad servers and third-party cookies to create profiles according to preferences and performance.
Deleting or Turning cookies off
If you wish, you can exercise your rights of deleting and turning cookies off from this website. These actions are performed differently according to the browser used. You will find a quick guide for the most popular browsers below.
- The browsers you surf are the tools that store cookies; you have the right to delete or switch cookies off. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct cookies handling on behalf of the browsers mentioned.
- In some cases, you may need to install cookies in order the browser do not forget your decision of not accepting cookies.
- For any questions or queries about this Cookies Policy, do not doubt to contact us in the Contact Section.
More information about Cookies
What is a cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that are placed in your browser when you visit any website. They are used to remember settings during your visits. Though many people do not know, cookies have been used for 20 years now, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appeared.
What is NOT a cookie?
It is not a virus, not a Trojan, not a worm, not spam, not spyware, nor does it open pop-up windows.
What information is stored by a cookie?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc.
The data they keep is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but with your web browser. In fact, if you regularly 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 type of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies: They are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered user are browsing, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic website.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of navigation you are doing, the sections you use the most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc.
- Advertising cookies: They show advertising based on your browsing, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are own and third party cookies?
- Own cookies: are those generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc
- Cookies de tercero: Son aquellas que se envían al equipo terminal del usuario desde un equipo o dominio que no es gestionado por el editor, sino por otra entidad que trata los datos obtenidos a través de las cookies. Proveedores externos como Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I disable cookies?
To understand the scope that disabling cookies may have, we show you 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 content to your personal preferences, as is often the case in online stores.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My account, or My profile, My orders.
- Online stores: It will be impossible for you to make purchases online, they will have to be by phone or visiting the physical store if you have 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 traffic on the web, which will make it difficult for the web to be competitive.
- You will not be able to write on the blog, you will not be able to upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The web will also not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- It will not be possible to show sectored advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the web.
Can you delete cookies?
Yes. Not only delete, but also block, in a general or particular way for a specific domain.
To delete cookies from a website you must go to your browser settings and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here’s how to access a specific cookie from the Chrome browser.
Note: these steps may vary depending on the browser version:
- Go to Settings or Preferences through the File menu or by clicking the personalization icon that appears on the top right.
- You will see different sections, click the option Show advanced options.
- Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
- Select All cookies and site data.A list will appear with all the cookies ordered by domain.
To make it easier for you to find the cookies of a certain domain, enter the address partially or completely in the Search for cookies field.
After performing this filter, one or more lines with the cookies of the requested website will appear on the screen. Now you just have to select it and press the X to proceed with its elimination.
To access the cookie settings of the Internet Explorer browser, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click on Privacy.
- Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings of the Firefox browser, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click on Privacy.
- Under History choose Use custom settings for history.
- Now you will see the option Accept cookies, you can activate or deactivate it according to your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- In this place you will see the option Block cookies so that you can adjust the type of block you want to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for iOS follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the option Block cookies to adjust the type of block you want to perform.
To access the browser’s cookie settings for Android devices, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Launch the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
- Go to Security and Privacy, you will see the option Accept cookies to enable or disable the box.
To access the browser cookie settings for Windows Phone devices, follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
- You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies box.