A cookie is a small text file that is stored in your browser when you visit almost any web page. Its usefulness is that the web is able to remember your visit when you browse this page again. 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 web to your profile and needs, without cookies the services offered by any page would be noticeably diminished. If you want to find out more about what cookies are, what they store, how to delete them, disable them, etc., please go to this link. (section 2)
Cookies used on this website
This website uses its own cookies:
Session cookies, to ensure that users writing comments on the blog are humans and not automated applications. In this way spam is combated.
This website uses the following third-party cookies:
Google Analytics: Stores cookies to be able to compile statistics on traffic and the volume of visits to this website. By using this website you are consenting to the processing of information about you by Google. Therefore, the exercise of any right in this regard must be done by communicating directly with Google.
Social networks: Each social network uses its own cookies so that you can click buttons like Like or Share.
It is also possible that when you visit a web page or when you open an email where an advertisement or a promotion about our services or products is published, a cookie is installed in the browser that serves us to subsequently display advertising related to the search that you have done, to develop a control of our ads in relation to, for example, the number of times they are seen, where they appear, what time they are seen, etc…
Deactivation or deletion of cookies
At any time you can exercise your right to disable or remove cookies from this website. These actions are performed differently depending on the browser you use. Here’s a quick guide to the most popular browsers. (section 3)
Web browsers are the tools responsible for storing cookies and from this site you must exercise the right to delete or disable it. Neither this website nor its legal representatives can guarantee the correct or incorrect handling of cookies by the browsers mentioned.
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 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 required by law for this purpose. Google Inc. is a company that complies with the Privacy Shield , which guarantees that all data transferred will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. You can consult detailed information at this link (1). If you want information on the use that Google Analytics gives to cookies, we attach this other link (2)
More 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 cookies is that the website is able to remember your visit when you return to browse this page. 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, 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 card or bank details, photographs, your ID or personal information, etc. The data they save is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalization of content, etc.
The web server is not associated with you as a person but with your web browser. In fact, if you normally surf with Internet Explorer and try to surf the same website with Firefox or Chrome, you will see that the website does not realize that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What type 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 and a registered user is browsing, basic tasks for the operation 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 depending on your navigation, your country of origin, language, etc.
What are own and third-party cookies?
Own cookies are generated by the page you are visiting and third-party cookies are those generated by external services or providers such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, etc.
What happens if I disable cookies?
So that you understand the scope you can have by deactivating cookies, we show you some examples:
You will not be able to share the contents of this website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network.
The website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences, as usually happens in online stores.
You will not be able to access the personal area of this website, such as My Account, My Profile or My Orders.
Online stores: It will be impossible for you to make online purchases, they will have to be by phone or by visiting the physical store if it has one.
It will not be possible to customize your geographic preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
The website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and web traffic, which will make it difficult for the website to be competitive.
You will not be able to write on the blog, you will not be able to upload photos, post comments, rate 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 will not be able to display segmented advertising, which will reduce the advertising revenue of the web.
Can cookies be deleted?
Yes. Not only remove, also block, generally or specifically 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 with their deletion.
Cookie settings for the most popular browsers
Here’s how to access a particular cookie from the Chrome browser .
Note: These steps may vary depending on your browser version:
- Go to Settings or Preferences via the File menu or by clicking the customization icon in the top right.
- You will see different sections, press Show advanced options option.
- Go to Privacy, Content Settings.
- Select All cookies and site data.
A list will appear with all the cookies sorted by domain. To make it easier for you to find the cookies of a certain domain, enter part or all of the address in the Search cookies field.
After carrying out 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 X to proceed with its removal.
To access the cookies settings of the Firefox browser follow these steps (they may vary depending on the version of the browser):
- Go to Options or Preferences depending on your operating system.
- Click Privacy.
- Under History choose Use a custom setting for history.
- You will now see the Accept cookies option, you can enable or disable it according to your preferences.
To access the cookie settings of the Safari browser for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending on the version of the browser):
- Go to Preferences, then Privacy.
- On this site 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 version of the browser):
- Go to Settings, then Safari.
- Go to Privacy and Security, you will see the option Block cookies to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the cookie settings of the browser for Android devices follow these steps (they may vary depending on the version of the browser):
- Run your browser and press the Menu key, then Settings.
- Go to Security and Privacy, you will see the Accept cookies option so you can enable or disable the box.
To access the cookie settings of the browser for Windows Phone devices follow these steps (they may vary depending on the version of the browser):
Open your browser, then More, then Settings
You can now enable or disable the Allow cookies box.