1.- Concept of Cookies.
Cookies are small text files that are downloaded and stored in the user's device (computer/smartphone/tablet) when accessing certain web pages and that allow the Website to remember navigation preferences and to navigate efficiently, making the interaction between the user and the Website faster and easier.
Information collected by cookies is anonymous and does not contain any sensitive information (such as name, address, or banking details) as cookies do not collect any data that can personally identify the user.
2.- What cookies are used for.
Cookies allow the recognition of a user's browser and the type of device from which the Website is accessed and are used to facilitate the user's next visit and make the Website or applications more useful.
3.- Types of cookies used on the Website.
The Website uses the following types of cookies:
Advertising cookies: Those that allow management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the service requested on the basis of criteria such as the content edited or the frequency with which the advertisements are shown. They allow advertising to be offered that is in line with the User's interests.
Analytical cookies: When the user enters the Website, this tool collects anonymous information in a standard way about the user's navigation and behavior patterns.
Google Analytics enables so-called cookies in the domain of the website:
"__utma" : necessary for the functioning of Google Analytics and has an expiration period of 2 years.
"__utmz": used to track the location of the visit, that is to say, from where and how the user arrived at our website and it expires after 6 months.
“_utmb”: This cookie records the time of arrival at the site and expires 30 minutes after the last page viewed. It is automatically deleted when you change websites or close your browser.
Below are the companies that use the analytics and advertising cookies on the Website:
4.- Disabling cookies.
All browsers allow you to make changes to disable cookie settings. Therefore, most browsers offer the ability to manage cookies, in order to gain more precise control over privacy.
These settings are located in the "options" or "preferences" menu of your browser.
Below you can find links for each browser to disable cookies by following the instructions:
Internet Explorer (http://goo.gl/vFM6gb)
In the Tools menu, select "Internet Options”.
Click on the privacy tab.
You can set privacy with a six-position cursor that allows you to control the number of cookies that will be installed: Block all cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low, and Accept all cookies.
Mozilla Firefox (http://goo.gl/QXWYmv)
At the top of the Firefox window click on the Tools menu.
Select the Privacy panel.
Under the Firefox option, you can choose Use custom history settings to configure your options.
Google Chrome (http://goo.gl/fQnkSB)
Click the menu located on the toolbar.
Click Show advanced options.
In the ‘Privacy’ section click on the Content Settings button.
In the 'Cookies' section you can set your preferences.
In the settings menu, select the “preferences” option.
Open the privacy tab.
Select the option you want from the "block cookies" section.
Please note that certain features and full functionality of the Site may not be available after cookies are disabled.
If you do not wish to be tracked by cookies, Google has developed a plug-in to install on your browser that you can access with the following link: http://goo.gl/up4ND.
5.- Cookies on mobile devices.
Like computer browsers, mobile browsers allow you to make changes to your privacy options or settings to disable or delete cookies.
f you would like to change your privacy options, please follow the instructions specified by your mobile browser provider.
Below are some examples of links that will guide you through modifying the privacy settings on your mobile device:
Windows Phone: (http://goo.gl/Rx8QQ)
Chrome Mobile: (http://goo.gl/XJp7N)
Opera Mobile: (http://goo.gl/Nzr8s7)
6.- Accepting cookies.