A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its utility is that the web is able to remember your visit when back to navigate to that page. Cookies usually store technical information, 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 content of the website to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be significantly reduced. Below you have more information about what cookiesare, what they store, how to delete them, disable them, etc.
Cookies used on this website
This website uses the following first-party cookies:
- Session cookies, to ensure that users who write comments on the blog are human and not automated applications. In this way spamis combated.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
- Google Analytics: Stores cookies to be able to compile statistics on the traffic and volume of visits to this website. By using this web site you are consenting to treatment of information about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any rights in this respect should do so by communicating directly with Google.
- Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click on buttons such as Like or Share.
Disabling or deleting cookies
At any time you can exercise your right to deactivate or delete cookies from this website. These actions are carried out of form different depending on the browser that is using.
- Neither this website nor its legal representatives are responsible for the content or the veracity of the privacy policies that the third parties mentioned in this cookiepolicy may have.
- Web browsers are the tools responsible for storingcookies and from this place you must make your right to delete or deactivate them. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect manipulation of cookies by the aforementioned 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 storescookies on servers located in the United States and undertakes not to share them with third parties, except in cases where it is necessary for the operation of the system or when the law requires it to do so. According to Google does not keep your address IP. Google Inc. is a company attached to the agreement of safe harbor, which guarantees that all data transferred will be treated with a level of protection according to European regulations.
Information about 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 browse that page again. Although many people do not know it, cookies have been used for 20 years, when the first browsers for the World Wide Web appeared.
What is not a cookie?
It is not a virus or a Trojan, worm, spam or spyware, or open windows pop up.
What information does a cookiestore?
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 they save are of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of contents, etc.
The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser. In fact, if you usually browse with Internet Explorer and try to browse the web with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web is not you the same person is because it is actually associating with the browser, not to the person.
What kind of cookies are there?
- Technical cookies: They are the most elementary and allow, among other things, to know when a human or an automated application is browsing, when an anonymous user and a registered one browses, basic tasks for the operation of any dynamic web.
- Analysis cookies: They collect information about the type of navigation 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 first-party 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 understand the scope of disabling cookies, here are some examples:
- Not may share content of this web in Facebook, Twitter or any other network social.
- Web site can not adapt the content to your personal preferences, as often happens in online stores.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My Account,or My Profile or My Orders.
- Online shops: it will be impossible to make purchases online, they will have to be telephone or visit the physical store if you have it.
- It is not possible to customize geographic Strip time, currency or language preferences.
- The web site cannot be web analytics about visitors and traffic on the web, making it difficult to be competitive the web.
- Not can write in the blog, not can upload photos, post reviews, rating or rate content. The web will also not be able to tell if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
- You can display zoned advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue from the website.
Can cookiesbe deleted?
Yes. Not only delete, also block, in general or specific way for a specific domain.
To delete cookies from a website you must go to the settings of your browser and there you can search for those associated with the domain in question and proceed to their deletion.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here's how to access a particular Chromebrowser cookie. Note: these steps may vary depending on the version of the browser:
- Go to settings or preferences using the menu file either by clicking the icon of customization that appears up to the right.
- You will see different sections, click on the Show advanced optionsoption.
- 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 from a certain domain, enter partially or totally the address in the Search for cookiesfield.
- After performing this filter, one or more lines will appear on the screen with the cookies of the requested website. Now you just have to select it and press the X to proceed with its deletion.
To access the cookie settings of the Internet Explorer browser follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Tools, Internet Options
- Click Privacy.
- Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the cookie settings of the Firefox browser follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click Privacy.
- Under History, choose Use custom settings for history.
- You will now see the accept cookiesoption, you can turn it on or off depending on your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Preferences,then Privacy.
- In this place you will see the option Block cookies to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for iOS follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to Settings,then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security,you will see the Block cookies option for you to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the browser's cookie settings for Android devices follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Run the browser and press the Menukey, then Settings.
- Go to Security & Privacy,you'll see the Accept cookies option for you to check or clear the check box.