What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms such as web pages, can install onto your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television. They may have a variety of functions: storing your browsing preferences, compiling statistical information, allowing certain technical functions, etc. Cookies may occasionally be used to store basic information about the user’s browsing habits or his/her computer, up to the point of being able to recognise them as the case may be.
Why are they important?
Cookies are useful for several reasons. From a technical standpoint, they allow web pages to work more flexibly and to be tailored to your preferences, such as storing your language or the currency of your country for example. They also help those responsible for websites to improve the services that they offer, thanks to the statistical information collected through them. Finally, they are used to streamline the advertising that they show, thanks to which we can offer services for free.
Browsing this website implies that the following types of cookies can be installed:
This type of cookies store your preferences for certain tools or services so that they do not need to be reset each time that you visit our website, and in some cases, they may be provided by third-parties. Some examples are: volume of media players, order preferences for articles or compatible video playback speeds. In terms of e-commerce, they allow you to keep information about your shopping cart.
Statistical analysis cookies
These allow the quantification of the number of visitors and statistically analyze the use made by users of our services, which are carefully handled either by us or by third-parties. This enables us to study browsing of our website, and improve the supply of products or services we offer.Geo-location cookies
These cookies are used by programs that attempt to geographically locate the status of your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television, a completely anonymous way to provide you with the most appropriate content and services.
When you register on our website, cookies are generated that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you are logged on to the website. These cookies are used to identify your user account and its associated services. These cookies are maintained as long as you do not logout from the account, close your browser or shut down the device. These cookies may be used in combination with analytical data to identify your preferences individually on our website.
They allow the effective management of advertising space on our website, tailoring advertising content to the content of the requested service or to your use of our website, which are carefully handled either by us or by third-parties. It allows us to find out your browsing habits on the Internet and show advertising related to your browsing profile.
Other third-party cookies
On some of our pages, third-party cookies can be installed to allow the management and improvement of the services that they offer. An example of this use are the links to the social networks that allow our content to be shared.
How I can configure my preferences?
You can allow, block or delete cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options on your internet browser. In the event that you block them, you may not be able to use certain services that require their use. Please see our links below to find information on how to activate your preferences on the main browsers: