A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its usefulness is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Cookies usually store information of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc, The purpose of the cookie is to adapt the web content to their profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page be diminished significantly.
More information about cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a text file harmless that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. The usefulness of the cookie is that the web is able to remember your visit when you return to browse that page. Although a lot of people do not know the cookies have been used since 20 years ago, when appeared the first browsers for the World Wide Web.
What is not a cookie?
It is not a virus, nor a trojan, nor a worm, nor spam, nor spyware, nor opens pop-up windows.
What information stores a cookie?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc.) The data stored are technical, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc
The web server does not associate you as a person if not to your web browser. In fact, if you browse normally with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same web with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web does not realize that you are the same person because you are actually associating the browser, not the person.
What kind of cookies are there?
- Technical Cookies: these Are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when you are navigating a human or an automated application, when you browse an anonymous user and a registered one, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
- Cookies analysis: Collect information on the type of navigation you are making, the sections you use most, products consulted, time zone of use, language, etc
- Commercial Cookies: Show advertising based on your navigation, your country of origin, language, etc
What are cookies own and third parties?
First-party cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by the services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc
What happens if I disable cookies?
To understand the scope that can have to turn cookies off we show some examples:
- You can not share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
- The web site will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as often happens in online stores.
- You may not access the personal area of that website, such as My account, or My profile or My orders.
- Online stores: it Will be impossible to make purchases online, they will have to be telephone or visiting the physical store if it is available.
- It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
- The web site may not perform analytics web on visitors and traffic on the web, making it difficult for the web to be competitive.
- Not be able to write on the blog, you may not upload photos, post comments, rate or rate content. The web may not know whether you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- Not be able to display advertising sectored, which will reduce the advertising revenues of the web.
Can I delete and/or block the cookies?
Yes, you can delete and block cookies. Below, we've provided links to the settings of the most commonly used browsers so that you can proceed according to your preferences:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es-419
Mozilla Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/proteccion-de-rastreo-mejorada-en-firefox-para-esc
Microsoft Edge: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/microsoft-edge/eliminar-las-cookies-en-microsoft-edge-63947406-40ac-c3b8-57b9-2a946a29ae09
Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/topic/eliminar-y-administrar-cookies-168dab11-0753-043d-7c16-ede5947fc64d
Cookies used on this website
This website uses the following third party cookies:
- Google Analytics: Stores cookies to compile statistics on traffic and volume of visits of this website, as well as the language used. By using this website, you are consenting to the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this sense must do so by communicating directly with Google. (e.: -APISID, CONSENT, HSID, NID, SID, _ga, _gat)
Deactivation or elimination of cookies
This web site provides users with a easy form to access in order to activate or deactivate the cookies used by us according to the personal preferences of the user at any time.
On the other hand, with respect to the add-ins external entities (as, for example, the services of Google Inc.) used in our website we recommend that all users who access the privacy policies of each provider of services to obtain more information:
- Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing the cookies and from this place should carry their right to removal or disabling them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect manipulation of cookies by the mentioned browsers.
- In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget its decision of not accepting them.
- In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers located in the united States and undertakes not to share it with third parties, except in the cases in which it is necessary for the operation of the system or when the law obliges to that effect. According to Google does not save your IP address. Google Inc. it is a company adhering to the Safe Harbor Agreement that guarantees that all transferred data will be treated with a level of protection according to the european regulations.
- For any doubt or query about this policy cookies do not hesitate to contact us through the contact section.