What are cookies
Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the visited website. They are stored on the hard disk of the computer, allowing the website to recognize users and store certain information about them, in order to allow or improve the service offered. There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to browse the site, others have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, administer the system, perform statistical analysis, facilitate the sharing of site content through social networks such as Facebook, Goolge Plus and Twitter, others to understand what are the sections of the site that most interest users or offer a personalized visit of the site.
For more information on cookies, consult the article Wikipedia related to HTTP cookies.
Types of cookies used
First-party cookies (ie cookies that belong to the publisher’s site that created them) are set by the website visited by the user, whose address appears in the URL window. The use of these cookies allows us to make the site work efficiently and to track visitor behavior patterns.
Third party cookies:
Third-party cookies are set by a domain different from the one visited by the user. If a user visits a site and a different company sends the information using that site, it is in the presence of third-party cookies.
Persistent cookies are stored on users’ device between browser sessions, allowing to remember user preferences or actions in a site. They can be used for different purposes, for example to remember preferences and choices when using the Site.
These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to visit the site. They allow you to customize the contents and remember your preferences (for example, the selected language or region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information collected is anonymous.
Cookies for statistical data:
This website uses third-party applications such as Google Analytics to collect statistical and analytical data needed to understand the use of the website by its visitors. This system collects data on the pages seen on search engines, on the keywords used to find our website, on links accessible from the site and other similar data. These statistics are not used to monitor user activity on other websites.
Sharing cookies on Social Networks:
These cookies facilitate the sharing of site content through social networks such as Facebook, Google plus and Twitter. To view the respective privacy and cookies policies you can visit the websites of social networks. In the case of Facebook, Google plus and Twitter, the user can visit https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies, http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/cookies/ and https://twitter.com/privacy.
How to change the settings on cookies
You can block all types of cookies, or accept to receive only some and disable others. The “Options” or “Preferences” section in the browser menu allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other user tracking technologies, and how to get notification from the browser of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, you can also consult the “Help” section of the toolbar in most browsers.
For more information on cookies and to manage cookie preferences (first and / or third party) users are invited to visit the platform
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