What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as websites, may install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television. Its functions can be very varied: store your navigation preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical functionalities, etc. Cookies are sometimes used to store basic information about the user’s or your computer’s browsing habits, to the point, as the case may be, of being able to recognize you.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function more smoothly and adapted to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country. In addition, they help those responsible for the websites to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them. Finally, they serve to make the advertising we show you more efficient, thanks to which we can offer you services for free.
Browsing this portal means that the following types of cookies can be installed:
This type of cookie preserves your preferences for certain tools or services so that you do not have to reconfigure them each time you visit our portal and, in some cases, may be provided by third parties. Examples include: volume of media players, item sorting preferences, or supported video playback speeds. In the case of e-commerce, they allow you to maintain information about your shopping cart.
Statistical Analysis Cookies
They are those that, either treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of visitors and to statistically analyse the use that users make of our services. Thanks to this we can study the navigation on our website, and thus improve the products or services we offer.
These cookies are used by programs that attempt to geographically locate the location of the computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television, in order to offer you more appropriate content and services in a completely anonymous manner.
When you register on our site, cookies are generated that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have logged on to the site.
These cookies are used to identify your user account and associated services. These cookies are maintained as long as you do not leave the account, close the browser or turn off the device.
These cookies may be used in combination with analytical data to individually identify your preferences on our website.
These are those that, either processed by us or by third parties, allow us to efficiently manage the advertising spaces on our website, adapting the content of the advertisement to the content of the service requested or to the use that you make of our website. Thanks to it, we can find out about your Internet browsing habits and show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
Other third-party cookies
On some of our pages, cookies from third parties may be installed in order to manage and improve the services they offer. An example of this use is the links to social networks that allow us to share our content.
List of third parties that install cookies: 24/7 Media, AddToAny, Adforma3, Akamai, Analytics, Comscore, Criteo, Doubleclick, Facebook (Pixel), Google, Marfeel, MediaMind, Nielsen NetRatings, Right Media, SMART AdServer, Tradedoubler, Twitter, Weborama.
How can I set my preferences and revoke my consent to accept cookies?
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer, as well as revoke the consent previously given, by configuring the options of your Internet browser. In the event that you block them, certain services that require their use may not be available to you.
Below are links to information on how you can activate your preferences in the major browsers: