What are cookies?
Cookies are small files that some platforms, such as web pages, can install on your computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television when you access them. Its functions can be very varied: storing your browsing preferences, collecting statistical information, allowing certain technical features, storing and retrieving information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment to the point, sometimes, depending on the information they contain and how you use your equipment, to be able to recognize it. A cookie is stored on a computer to personalize and make user navigation as easy as possible. Cookies are only associated with a user and his computer and do not provide references that allow the user’s personal data to be deduced. The user can configure their browser to notify or reject the installation of cookies sent by the website.
Because they are important?
Cookies are useful for various reasons. From a technical point of view, they allow web pages to work more quickly and adapted to user preferences, such as storing their language or the currency of their country. In addition, they help those responsible for websites to improve the services they offer, thanks to the statistical information they collect through them. Finally, they serve to make the advertising we show you more efficient, thanks to which we can offer you services for free.
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies. The first ones expire when the user closes the browser. The second ones expire depending on when the objective for which they serve is fulfilled or when they are manually deleted.
Browsing this portal means that the following types of cookies can be installed:
Performance improvement cookies
This type of cookies preserves your preferences for certain tools or services so that you do not have to reconfigure them every time you visit our portal and, in some cases, they can be provided by third parties. Some examples of this type of cookies are: adjusting the volume of audiovisual players, article sorting preferences or compatible video playback speeds. In the case of electronic commerce, they allow you to keep information about your shopping cart.
Statistical analysis cookies
They are those that, well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of visitors and statistically analyze the use made by users of our services. Thanks to them we can study browsing our website and thus improve the offer of products or services we offer. These cookies will not be associated with any personal data that can identify the user, giving information about browsing behavior anonymously.
These cookies are used by programs that try to geographically locate the situation of the connected computer, smartphone, tablet or television, in order to completely anonymously offer you more appropriate content and services.
When you register on our portal, cookies are generated that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have identified yourself on the portal. These cookies are used to identify your user account and its associated services, thus facilitating your navigation. These cookies are kept as long as you do not leave the account, close the browser or turn off the device. These cookies can be used in combination with analytical data to individually identify your preferences on our portal.
They are those that, well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to effectively manage the advertising spaces on our website, adapting the content of the advertisement to the content of the requested service or to the use you make of our website. Thanks to it we can know your Internet browsing habits and show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
Other third party cookies
On some of our pages, third-party cookies can be installed to manage and improve the services they offer. An example of this use is the links to social networks that allow us to share our content.
How can I configure my preferences?
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of your internet browser.
What happens if cookies are disabled?
In the case of blocking or not accepting the installation of cookies, it is possible that certain services offered by our website that need its use are disabled and, therefore, are not available to you, so you will not be able to take full advantage of everything our websites and applications offer you. It is also possible that the performance of the website may decrease.
Updates to the Cookies Policy
Our portal can modify this Cookies Policy based on legislative, regulatory requirements, or in order to adapt said policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, so users are advised to visit it periodically.