What is a cookie?
Cookies are files that are downloaded in the user’s terminal (computer/smartphone/tablet) when he accesses certain websites and that are stored in the memory of the terminal. Cookies enable, among other things, the storage and recovery of information on a user’s browsing habits, to see what pages he/she visits, the time of connection, analyse the operation of a page, whether there are technical problems, etc. Depending on the information contained and the way that the terminal is used, they can be used to recognise the user.
What types of cookies exist?
There are various types of cookies as a function of different criteria:
As a function of ownership:
Own cookies. These are cookies that belong to the domain.
Third-party cookies. These are cookies owned by a third-party, other than the domain, who will be the person to process the information gathered.
As a function of their purpose:
Technical cookies and/or customising cookies. These are cookies that serve to improve service, locate incidents, recognise the user, etc.
Cookies for analysis and/or for advertising. These are cookies that serve to analyse information on browsing and offer advertising, whether it be generic or customised.
What does a cookie do?
Cookies are used in order to be able to offer you customised services and/or advertising, in order to analyse the system’s operation, recognise you when you access as user, locate incidents and problems that could arise, and resolve them in the shortest period possible, as well as analysing and measuring the use and activity of the website.
Is my consent necessary in order to implant a cookie?
Consent is not needed in order to install technical cookies or cookies that are strictly necessary for the provision of an information society service expressly requested by the recipient.
In other cases, the consent of the interested party is indeed necessary, which may be requested by different methods. In the case of the domain, it will be understood as granted if you continue to use the website, without prejudice to the fact that at any moment you could revoke it and deactivate the cookies.
What cookies does this domain currently use?
TECHNICAL COOKIES: These are OWN cookies, for the session, identification, configuration, registration, and strictly necessary to identify the user and for the provision of the services requested by the user. The information obtained through these cookies is processed only by the domain.
COOKIES FOR ANALYSIS: These cookies whether they are handled by us or by third-parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of the use that they users make of the service offered. For this purpose your browsing is analysed on our website in order to improve the range of products or services that we offer.
The cookies for analysis used by the domain are as follows:
The information obtained by this is processed by the domain and by the third party Google Ireland Limited
The information obtained by this is processed by the domain and by the third party Adobe Systems
The information obtained by this is processed by the domain and by the third party Affilinet España SL
The information obtained by this is processed by the domain and by the third party Tradedoubler.com
“Adition Adserver cookies”
The information obtained by this cookie is processed by the domain and by the third party Adition technologies AG
The aforementioned companies provide to us the service of audience analysis of our page, and they can use these data to improve their own services and to offer services to other companies.
You can find out more about these and other uses at the links provided.
These tools do not obtain data on the first names or family names of the users nor on the postal address from which the users connect. The information that they obtain is related with the number of pages visited, the language, the social network in which our news is published, the city to which the IP address is assigned by which the access the users, the number of users that visit us, the frequency and recurrence of the visits, the time of the visit, the browser that they use, the operator or type of terminal from which they make the visit.
We use this information to improve our page, detect new needs and evaluate the improvement to be made for the purpose of providing better service to the users who visit us.
How can I deactivate the cookies?
The majority of browsers indicate how to configure your browser so that it does not accept cookies, so that it notifies you every time it receives a new cookie, and also to deactivate them completely. In order to control what use you wish to be made of your information, you can configure your terminal’s browser in the manner that you see fit.
In any event, we inform you that if you deactivate the technical and/or operational cookies, the quality of the website could decrease or it could be more difficult to identify you.
We inform you of the following links, where you can find more information about the different browsers: