2- What are cookies?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a website to store and retrieve information about a user’s browsing habits or their computer, and depending on the information they contain and how you use your computer, they can be used to recognize the user. Cookies are only associated with an anonymous user and their computer or device, and they do not provide references that allow for the identification of personal data.
3-Types of cookies
3.1.- First-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the website publisher and from which the requested service is provided.
3.2.- Third-party cookies: These are cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the website publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
3.3.- Session cookies: These are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a website.
3.4.- Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored on the device and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the cookie owner, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
3.5.- Analytics cookies: These are cookies that, either processed by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and perform statistical measurement and analysis of the users’ use of the offered service. For this purpose, their navigation on our website is analyzed in order to improve the offering of products or services we provide.
3.6.- Advertising cookies: These are cookies that enable the most efficient management of the advertising spaces that the publisher may have included on a website, application, or platform from which the requested service is provided, based on criteria such as the content published or the frequency of displaying ads.
3.7.- Behavioral advertising cookies: These are cookies that enable the most efficient management of the advertising spaces that the publisher may have included on a website, application, or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information about users’ behavior obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, allowing the development of a specific profile to display advertising based on it. Additionally, when visiting a website or opening an email where an ad or promotion about our products or services is published, it is possible that a cookie will be installed in your browser to subsequently show you advertising related to the search you have performed and to monitor our ads in relation to, for example, the number of times they are viewed, where they appear, at what time, etc.
If the user wishes, it is possible to stop accepting browser cookies or to stop accepting cookies from a particular service.
All modern browsers allow you to change cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the “Options” or “Preferences” menu of the browser.
Changing the browser settings, for example:
Using other third-party online toolsthat allow users to detect cookies on each website they visit and manage their deactivation (for example, Ghostery: http://www.ghostery.com/privacy-statement).
5- What happens when disabling cookies?
Some functionalities and services may become disabled or behave differently than expected, such as staying logged in, keeping items in the shopping cart in an e-commerce service, or receiving location-targeted information, among others.
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a Delaware company headquartered at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information on our behalf for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity, and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.