Cookies are files that are downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about a user's or their computer's browsing habits and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their computer.
In addition, they improve your browsing process, since they allow the web page to offer the user information that may be of interest to them depending on the use they make of the content. If you do not want to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to delete them from your computer's hard drive, block them or notify you when they are installed. To continue without changes to the cookie settings, simply continue on the web page.
The cookies we use do not store any personal data, or any type of information that can identify you, unless you want to register, voluntarily in order to use the services we make available to you or to receive information about promotions and contents of your interest.
3. Type and purpose of cookies
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be classified into:
Depending on their purpose, cookies can be classified as follows:
- Registration cookies (technical and personalization): Registration cookies are generated once the user has registered or subsequently logged in, and are used to identify them in the services with the following objectives:
- Keep the User identified so that, if you close a service, the browser or the computer and at another time or another day you re-enter this service, you will continue to be identified, thus facilitating your navigation without having to identify yourself again. This functionality can be deleted if the user presses the "close session" functionality, so that this Cookie is deleted and the next time the user enters the service, they will have to log in to be identified.
- Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example to enter a contest.
- Analytics cookies: Every time a User visits a service or information on the website or a tool from an external provider (Google Analytics, Comscore and similar that can be added to this list in case they vary in relation to the current ones ) generates an analytical cookie on the user's computer. This cookie, which is only generated during the visit, will be used in future visits to the website's services to anonymously identify the visitor. The main objectives pursued are:
- Allow the anonymous identification of browsing users through the cookie (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and, therefore, the approximate accounting of the number of visitors and their trend over time.
- Anonymously identify the most visited content and, therefore, the most attractive for users.
- Find out if the user who is accessing is new or a repeat visitor. Important: Unless the user decides to register for some service or content on the web page, the cookie will never be associated with any personal data that can identify him. These cookies will only be used for statistical purposes to help optimize the user experience on the website.
- Own advertising cookies: they serve to manage the owner of the web page whether or not a User has visited the advertising included there. They also allow the management of advertising spaces on the page by storing data on the user's browsing behavior in order to offer advertisements.
4. How to block or delete installed cookies
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring your browser options. You can find information on how to do this, in relation to the most common browsers, in the links included below:
We inform you, however, of the possibility that the deactivation of some cookies prevents or makes it difficult to navigate or provide the services offered on the website.
This cookies policy was updated on October 15, 2022 to adapt to Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council, of April 27, 2016 relating to the protection of natural persons by regarding the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data (RGPD).