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 accessing them. Its functions can be very varied: store your browsing preferences, collect statistical information, allow certain technical functionalities, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment to the point, sometimes, depending on the information they contain and the way you use your computer, if you can recognize it. A cookie is stored on a computer to personalize and facilitate the user's navigation as much as possible. Cookies are only associated with a user and their computer and do not provide references that allow the user's personal data to be deduced. The user can configure his browser to notify or reject the installation of cookies sent by the website.
Why are they so important?
Cookies are useful for several 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.
Browsing this website means that the following types of cookies can be installed: Performance improvement cookies.
This type of cookie preserves 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, they may be provided by third parties. Some examples of this type of cookies are: volume adjustment of audiovisual players, article ordering preferences or compatible video playback speeds. In the case of electronic commerce, they allow you to keep information about your shopping basket.
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 the navigation through our web page and thus improve the offer of products or services that we offer. These cookies will not be associated with any personal data that can identify the user, providing information on browsing behavior anonymously.
These cookies are used by programs that try to geographically locate the location of the computer, smartphone, tablet or connected television, in order to offer you more appropriate content and services in a completely anonymous way.
They are cookies that identify you as a registered user and indicate when you have identified yourself on the web. 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 made 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
Third-party cookies can be installed on some of our pages to allow the management and improvement of 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 set my preferences?
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of your internet browser. Below we offer links where you will find information on how you can activate your preferences in the main browsers:
- Internet Explorer 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11
- Safari 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / iOS
- Google Chrome
- Mozilla Firefox
- Opera Android
- Windows Phone
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 require their use are disabled and, therefore, are not available to you, so you will not be able to take full advantage of everything that our web and applications offer you. It is also possible that the quality of operation of the website may decrease.
Types of cookies
PHPSESSID bilneaUsed by the PHP programming language, it creates a single browsing session that stores session variables. It expires at the end of browsing the website.
Google They store anonymous browsing data such as the time of the browsing session and pages visited in order to make global statistics on visits made to the site.
Cookie used to guarantee the security of the website and avoid unwanted access. It collects information from visitors and blocks the access of those who may compromise the stability and security of the website.