A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site.
Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content personalization, statistics of usage, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. The purpose of cookies is to adapt the content of the website to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be significantly reduced.
- Session cookies, to ensure that users who write comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. This combats spam.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics: store cookies in order to compile statistics on traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this website you consent to the processing of data about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
- Social media: each social network uses its own cookies for you to click on Like or Share buttons.
You may at any time exercise your right to disable or remove cookies from this website. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you are using.
- Web browsers are the tools in charge of storing cookies and from this site you must exercise your right to delete or deactivate them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by these browsers.
- In some cases it is necessary to install cookies so that the browser does not forget its decision not to accept them.
- In the case of Google Analytics cookies, this company stores cookies on servers in the United States and agrees not to share them with third parties, except where necessary for the operation of the system or when required by law. to this end. Google does not store your IP address. Google Inc. is a company that adheres to the Safe Harbor Agreement, which guarantees that all transferred data will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. You can find detailed information on this link . If you want information about the use that Google gives to cookies, visit this link.
More information on cookies
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a harmless text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. The usefulness of the cookie is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to browse this page. Although many people do not know, cookies have been used for 20 years, when the first browsers appeared 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 does it open pop-up windows.
What information does a cookie store?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit cards or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, and so on. The data they store is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person other than your web browser. In fact, if you regularly browse with Internet Explorer and try to browse 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 with the browser, not the person.
Types of cookies
- Technical cookies: These are the most basic and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered one are browsing, basic tasks for the functioning of any dynamic website.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of browsing you are doing, the sections you use the most, products consulted, time slot of use, language, etc.
- Advertising cookies: They show advertising based on your browsing, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are our own cookies and third-party cookies?
Own cookies are those generated by the page you are visiting and those of third parties are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I disable cookies?
To help you understand the scope of disabling cookies, here are some examples:
- No podrà compartir continguts d’aquesta web a Facebook, Twitter o qualsevol altra xarxa social.
- El lloc web no podrà adaptar els continguts a les seves preferències personals, com sol passar en les botigues en línia.
- No podrà accedir a l’àrea personal d’aquesta web, com per exemple El meu compte, o El meu perfil o Les meves comandes.
- Botigues en línia: Li serà impossible realitzar compres en línia, hauran de ser telefòniques o visitant la botiga física si és que disposa d’ella.
- No serà possible personalitzar les seves preferències geogràfiques com a franja horària, divisa o idioma.
- El lloc web no podrà realitzar analítiques web sobre visitants i trànsit a la web, el que dificultarà que el web sigui competitiva.
- No podrà escriure al bloc, no podrà pujar fotos, publicar comentaris, valorar o puntuar continguts. El web tampoc podrà saber si vostè és un humà o una aplicació automatitzada que publica spam.
- No es podrà mostrar publicitat sectoritzada, el que reduirà els ingressos publicitaris de la web.
- Totes les xarxes socials fan servir cookies, si les desactiva no podrà utilitzar cap xarxa social.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes. Not only delete, also block, in general or in particular for a specific domain. To delete cookies from a website you must go to your browser settings and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and proceed to delete them.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here’s how to access a specific cookie in the Chrome browser. Note: These steps may vary depending on your browser version:
- Go to Settings or Preferences using the File menu or by clicking the customization icon at the top right.
- You will see different sections, press the Show advanced options option.
- Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
- Select All cookies and site data.
- A list of all cookies sorted by domain will appear. To make it easier for you to find cookies for a particular domain, enter some or all of the address in the Search Cookies field.
- After performing this filter, one or more lines will appear on the screen with the cookies from the requested website. Now just select it and press the X to proceed with its removal.
To access the cookie settings of the Internet Explorer browser do the following (this may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click Privacy.
- Move the slider until you adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings of the Firefox browser do the following (this may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click Privacy.
- In History choose Use custom settings for history.
- You will now see the Accept Cookies option, you can turn it on or off according to your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari per a OSX browser do the following (this may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- Here you will see the Block cookies option to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the iOS Safari browser do the following (this may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the Block cookies option to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access your browser’s cookie settings for Android devices, do the following (they may vary depending on your browser version):
- Run the browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
- Go to security and privacy, you will see the Accept cookies option to check or uncheck the box.
To access your browser’s cookie settings for Windows Phone devices, do the following (they may vary depending on your browser version):
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings
- You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies box.