What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as websites, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected TV. Their functions can be very varied: to store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical features, etc. Sometimes, cookies are used to store basic information about the user’s browsing habits or those of their computer to the extent that, depending on the case, they can recognise the user.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow websites to function more efficiently and can be adapted to your preferences, as well as being able to store your language or country’s currency. They also help those responsible for websites to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information collected through them. Finally, they serve to make the advertising we show you more efficient, thanks to which we can offer services free of charge.
Browsing through this portal means the following types of cookies may be installed:
- Performance improvement cookies
These types of cookies retain 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. Some examples are: volume of AV players, preferences in arranging articles or compatible video playback speeds. In the case of electronic commerce, they allow information about your shopping basket to be stored.
- Statistical analysis cookies
These are those that, whether processed by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of visitors and statistically measure and analyse the use made by users of our services. Thanks to this we can study browsing on our website, and thus improve the offer of products or services that we offer.
- Geolocation cookies
These cookies are used by programs that attempt to geographically locate the position of the computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television, so as to totally anonymously offer you the most appropriate content and services.
- Registration cookies
When you register on our portal, cookies are generated that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have been identified in the portal.
These cookies are used to identify your user account and its associated services. These cookies are stored 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 in our portal.
- Advertising cookies
These are those that, whether processed by us or third parties, allow our website’s advertising spaces to be effectively managed, adapting the content of the advertisement to the contents of the service requested or to the use you make of our website. Thanks to this we can know your internet browsing habits and show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
- Other third-party cookies
Third-party cookies can be installed on some of our pages to manage and improve the services that these provide. An example of this use are the links to social networks that allow you to share our contents.
- List of third parties that install cookies
- 24/7 Media
- Nielsen NetRatings
- Right Media
- SMART AdServer
How do I configure my preferences and revoke my consent to accept cookies?
You can permit, block or delete cookies installed on your computer, as well as to revoke the previously provided consent, by configuring the options in your Internet browser. In the event that you block them, it is possible that certain services that require their use shall not be available to you.
We provide links where you can find information on how you can enable your preferences in the major browsers below:
If you wish to contact us regarding our cookies policy, please do so at the following email address: firstname.lastname@example.org