What is a cookie?
A cookie is a file that websites transfer to devices that
connect to them. Although often, the purpose of cookies is purely technical,
they also allow a website to store and recover information on the browsing
habits of the user or his/her system and, depending on the information they
contain and the way in which they are used, they can be used to recognise the
Some cookies are controlled and managed by the owner
of the website itself (these are called “own cookies”), and others are
controlled by third parties (these are known as “third-party cookies”), because
they provide a tool or functionality installed on the website.
Certain cookies are deleted as soon as the user
finishes browsing the website (session cookies), while other remain stored on
the user’s system, and can be accessed over a longer period (persistent
What kind of cookies does this website use, and why?
On this website, we use the following types of
- Technical cookies, or those essential for the supply of our services
We use technical cookies to enable us to provide the services
requested by our users. These cookies are essential to enable users to browse
and use various options and services on the website, for example, they control
website traffic and the communication of data, they identify the session, allow
access to restricted areas, record the information provided by the user at each
stage of an order, processing a purchase, they use security elements during
browsing, store content for broadcast by sound or video, or allow the sharing
of content across social networks.
In order to optimise the experience of using our
website, we use customisation cookies which enable us to configure the website
and its services in accordance with the preferences of the user or with the
general characteristics of his/her system, for example, the browser used, and
the particular version of it, the operating system installed, etc.
These cookies are used, for example, to record the
parameters selected by the user during visits to the website, and to present
the website content in his/her language.
Analysis cookies enable us to measure and analyse
website activity and to build up browsing profiles of users.
We use GOOGLE ANALYTICS cookies to gather
anonymous statistics and overviews which enable us to understand how visitors
use our website, so that we can improve
and adjust the site to conform to their preferences.
GOOGLE ANALYTICS is a tool provided by
Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway. Mountain View, CA 94043. U.S.A. You can obtain more information about
how GOOGLE ANALYTICS works, and the cookies it uses via the following links:
You can deactivate GOOGLE ANALYTICS by
installing on your browser the Opt-out Browser Add-on created by Google, and
available via the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=es
Below are typical types
of browsing data which can be gathered
- The name of the
provider’s domain (ISP) and/or the IP address through which they access the
internet. For example, a user of ISP xxx will be identified only by the domain
xxx.es (or xxx.uk, etc.), and/or the IP address. This enables us to collect
statistics in relation to the countries and servers which visit our website
- The date and time our
website was accessed. This enables us to find out
which are the busiest times, and to make
any adjustments necessary to avoid problems caused by saturation at peak times.
- The internet address from
which the link originated to connect to our website. By using this data, we can
assess the effectiveness of the various banners and links that direct traffic
to our server, so that we can make the best use of those that offer the best
- The number of visitors
per day to each section of the website. This allows us to see which are the
most successful areas, and add to, or improve, their content, in order to
improve user satisfaction.
We use marketing cookies to manage our advertisement
spaces. These cookies allow us to manage these spaces on the basis of technical
criteria such as the edited content or the frequency
with which the advertisements are shown.
browsing habits of users and thus build up specific profiles, and then show personalised advertisements based on these
To enable us to keep our online advertising up to date
and relevant, we occasionally use selective online advertising programmes and
in this way promote our website and improve
the effectiveness of our advertising. The partner companies involved in these programmes
can show you advertisements based on the
information about your tastes and interests gathered from the data generated by
your browsing of our website or the websites of the third-party companies
involved in the programme. To this end, these third-party companies can install
a cookie on your browser to identify you as part of the relevant audience. They
can also detect that you have visited our website previously by using a
tracking cookie they have installed.
You can obtain more information about online
behavioural advertising, and on ways to manage your browser’s privacy settings
so that it rejects this type of data handling at www.youronlinechoices.eu
During your browsing session, the following selective
advertising cookies may be installed by third parties. (Please note that, as we
do not control them, we do not accept any responsibility in respect of the
content and accuracy of the information and privacy policies concerning these
DOUBLECLICK & GOOGLE ADWORDS - GOOGLE, INC.,
registered office 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway. Mountain View, CA 94043. U.S.A. More information about these cookies may
be found at:
https://support.google.com/adsense/answer/2839090?hl=en. You can deactivate
Doubleclick cookies by visiting the Doubleclick Opt-out Add-on website (English
version) at http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx).
AFFILINET ESPAÑA SL, registered office: C/ Velázquez nº17 2ºIzq
28001 Madrid, Spain. More information about these cookies may be found at: https://www.affili.net/es/
SOCIOMANTIC LABS GMBH, registered office:
Paul-Lincke-Ufer 39-40, 10999 Berlin, Germany. More information about these
cookies may be found at:
registered office: 7 Soho Square, West Central, London, W1D 3QB, UK. More
information about these cookies may be found at:
HISPANIA S.L.U., registered office: c/
Conde de Peñalver nº 38, 4ª planta, Madrid 28006, Spain. More information about these cookies may be found at:
VE INTERACTIVE LIMITED, registered office: 15-19
Bakers Row, London, EC1R 3DG, UK. More information about these cookies may be
found at: http://www.veinteractive.com/es/sobre-nosotros/aviso-legal/politica-de-privacidad/
Are the cookies anonymous?
The cookies do not contain information that would in
itself allow a specific user to be identified.
As far as we are concerned, the information gathered can only be linked to a
specific user in cases where the said user is identified on the website. In such cases, the said data is
with the relevant legislation regarding the protection of personal data. At any
time, the users concerned can exercise their right to access, rectify or delete
How can I manage cookies?
Users of the website have the option to not allow
cookies, to delete them or to be informed that they have been installed, according to how the browser is
configured. To find out more about how to manage cookies on your browser,
please consult the help pages for the browser concerned.
For your convenience, you can find below information
provided by the major browsers on the management of cookies:
- Chrome, http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
- Explorer, http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/block-or-allow-cookies
- Firefox, http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
If you opt to block cookies, it is possible that you
may not be able to use all the functions of the website.
In order to disable the use of third-party advertising
cookies, users can visit the Opt-out Add-on page of the internet advertising
initiative (NAI, Network Advertising Initiative. English language website: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp).