What is a cookie?
Cookies are files that are downloaded to the user’s terminal (computer / smartphone / tablet) by accessing certain web pages and they are stored in its memory. Cookies store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or from his/her computer, see which pages are visited, establish connection times, analyze the performance of a page, and indicate if there are technical problems, etc. Depending on the information contained therein and how the terminal is used, cookies can be used to recognize the user.
What kind of cookies are there?
There are several types of cookies defined according to different criteria:
- According to ownership:
- First-party cookies: these are cookies that belong to the owner of the website
- First-Party cookies: these are cookies that belong to the owner of the website
- Third-party cookies: those cookies that are owned by a third party, different from the website owner, who will be the one who uses the information collected
- According to purpose:
- Technical and / or personalization cookies: those that are used to improve the service, locate incidents, recognize the user, etc
- Analysis and / or advertising cookies: those that are used to analyze browsing information and provide advertising, either generic or customized
What is a cookie for?
Cookies are used to offer personalized services and / or advertising, to analyze the performance of the system, to recognize you when you log in as a user, to locate incidents and problems that may arise and solve them in the shortest possible time, and also to analyze and measure the use and activity of the website.
Is my consent needed to set a cookie?
No consent for the installation of technical cookies or those that are strictly necessary for the provision of a service in the information society expressly requested by the recipient is required.
For the rest, the consent of the person is required and it can be given in various ways. In the case of this website, it shall be considered granted if you continue to use the website, notwithstanding that at any time you may revoke it and disable cookies.
What kind of cookies does this website use?
Analysis: those that, whether configured by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and perform a statistical analysis of user behaviour on the website. This tool does not collect data regarding users’ first or last names or the mailing address from where they connect. The information obtained is related to the number of pages visited, language, social network in which our news is published, the city in which the IP address from which users access the site can be found, the number of users who visit us, the frequency and recurrence of visits, the duration of visits, the browser used, and the type of operator or terminal from which the visit is made.
How can I disable cookies?
In any case, we do note that if the technical and / or functional cookies are disabled, the quality of the website can decrease or it may take longer to identify you.
We indicate the following links where you can find more information about various browsers: