What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that websites transfer to computers that connect to them. Although often the purposes of cookies are only technical, they may also allow, among other things, storing and retrieving information about the browsing habits of a user or his computer and, depending on the information they contain and how you use your computer, use it to recognize the user.
There are cookies that are controlled and managed by the owner of the Web (they are called “own cookies”) and others that are by third parties (they are known as “third party cookies”), for example, because they provide a tool or functionality integrated into the Web.
Certain cookies are canceled after the end of the web browsing (session cookies) while others may remain stored on the users’ computer and be accessed for a longer period (persistent cookies).
What kind of cookies do we use and for what?
In this website we use the following type of cookies:
- Technical cookies or essential to the provision of services.
We use technical cookies to provide the services requested by our users. These cookies are essential for the navigation and use of the different options and services of the website, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication or identifying the session.
- Analysis cookies.
Analysis cookies allow you to measure and analyze the activity of websites and create user navigation profiles. We use these cookies to collect anonymous and joint statistics that allow us to understand how users use our website, in order to improve it and adjust it to the preferences of our visitors. By way of illustration, the data derived from browsing on our website that can be analyzed are the following:
– The domain name of the provider (PSI) and/or IP address that gives them access to the network. For example, a user of the xxx provider will only be identified with the xxx.es domain and/or IP address. In this way we can compile statistics on the countries and servers that visit our website most often.
– The date and time of access to our website. This allows us to find the busiest hours, and make precise adjustments to avoid saturation problems in our peak hours.
– The internet address from which the link to our website started. Thanks to this data, we can know the effectiveness of the different banners and links that point to our server, in order to enhance those that offer better results.
– the number of visitors per section per day. This allows us to know the most successful areas and increase and improve their content, so that users get a more satisfactory result.
Are cookies anonymous?
Cookies do not contain information that alone allows to identify a specific user. With respect to us, the information obtained could only be associated with a specific user if that user was identified on the website.
How can I manage cookies?
Users of the website have the option not to receive cookies, delete them or be informed about their fixation through the configuration of their browser. In order to know how to manage cookies in your browser, we invite you to consult its help.
For your convenience, below you will find information provided by the developers of the main browsers on the management of cookies:
· Chrome, http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
· Explorer, http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
· Firefox, http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
· Safari, http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
If you disable cookies, you may not be able to use all the features of the website.
To disable the use of third-party advertising cookies, users can also visit the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI, Network Advertising Initiative, opt-out page. Web on english: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp)