"Rhetoric can be an effective argument
that helps explain a work,
but never the reason that supplants it"
Chicote CFC / 2012
1.1 What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file that is downloaded and stored on your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the navigation of a user or their computer, this information is associated with the browser allowing the user to be identified anonymously, so they are essential for the operation of Internet, providing advantages for the provision of interactive services, facilitating navigation by saving your preferences and the usability of our website. Keep in mind that cookies cannot damage your equipment and that in exchange for them being activated they help us to identify and resolve errors.
Those users who do not want the installation of cookies or want to be informed before they are stored on their computer, can configure their browser for this purpose.
1.2 Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from where the cookies are sent and treats the data obtained, two types can be distinguished:
Own cookies: These are those that are sent to your computer from our own computers or domains and from which we provide the service you request.
Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by another collaborating entity. Like, for example, those used by social networks, or by external content such as Google Maps.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time that they remain stored in the client's browser, which may be:
Session cookies: These are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the web page, so that none is recorded on your computer's hard drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyze traffic patterns on the web. In the long run, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and facilitate its use.
Persistent cookies: They are stored on the hard drive and our website reads them every time you make a new visit. A permanent website has a specific expiration date. The cookie will stop working after that date. We generally use these cookies to facilitate purchase and registration services.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed:
Technical cookies: They are those necessary for navigation and the proper functioning of our website. It allows, for example, to control traffic and data communication, access parts of restricted access, carry out the process of purchasing an order, use security elements, store content to be able to broadcast videos or share content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: They are those that allow you to access the service with predefined characteristics based on a series of criteria, such as the language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the regional configuration from where it is accessed to service, etc.
Analytical cookies: They are those that allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of the use that users make of the services provided. For this, your browsing on our website is analyzed in order to improve the offer of products and services that we offer.
Advertising cookies: These are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that could be included on our website.
behavioral advertising cookies: These cookies store information on user behavior obtained through continuous observation. Thanks to them, we can know your browsing habits on the Internet and show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
1.3 Cookie Management
As a user, you can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer or mobile device:
Mozilla Firefox: support.mozilla.org/es/kb/Delete%20cookies
Google Chrome: support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl="es "
Safari for IOS: https://support.apple.com/es-es/HT201265
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 the law requires them to such an effect. According to Google, it does not save your IP address. Google Inc. is a company adhering to the Privacy Shield which guarantees that all transferred data will be treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations. You can consult detailed information in this regard at this link. If you want information about the use that Google gives to cookies, we attach this other link: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage?hl=es&csw=1
"It is imitated by admiration,
it is copied by impotence,
plagiarized by ineptitude