What is a Cookie?
Cookies are files that are downloaded to the user's terminal (computer/smartphone/tablet) when accessing certain web pages and which are stored in the user's memory. Cookies allow, among other things, to store and retrieve information on a user's or team's browsing habits, to see which pages are visited and the connection times, in order to analyse the functioning of a page or its possible technical problems. Depending on the information they contain and the way the terminal is used, they can be a useful way to recognize the user.
What types of cookies are there?
There are several types of cookies according to different criteria:
Depending on the ownership:
- Own cookies. They are those that belong to ADELANTE
- Third-party cookies. They are those owned by a third party, different from ADELANTE, who will manage the information collected.
Depending on its purpose:
- Technical and/or personalized cookies. They are those that are used to improve the service, track incidences, recognize the user, etc.
- Analysis and/or advertising cookies. They are those that help to analyze information about browsing and offer advertising, whether generic or personalized.
What are cookies for?
Cookies are used to provide the user with personalized services and/or advertising, to analyze the functioning of the system, to recognize the user when acceding to the site, locate incidents and problems that may arise and to solve them as quickly as possible, as well as to analyze and measure the use and activity of the website.
Is my consent required to implement a cookie?
No consent is required for the setting of technical cookies or those that are strictly necessary for the provision of an information society service requested by the recipient.
For the rest, the consent of the interested party is required, which can be requested in different ways. In the case of ADELANTE, it will be understood as granted if you continue to use the website, without prejudice to the fact that at any time you may revoke it and deactivate cookies.
What cookies does ADELANTE currently use?
ANALYSIS TYPE: Are those that, whether treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus elaborate the measurement and statistical analysis of its use. In order to do so, your browsing on our website is analysed with the final aim of improving the range of products or services we offer.
The information obtained by the analysis cookies is processed by ADELANTE and three third parties (Google http://www.google.com/intl/es/analytics/ , Add This http://www.addthis.com/ and Twitter https://twitter.com/). These companies provide us with the service of analysing the audience of our website and may use this data to improve their own services and to offer services to other companies. You can find out about these and other uses by following the indicated links.
This tool does not obtain data on the names or surnames of users nor the address from which they connect. The information obtained is related to the number of pages visited, the language, the social network in which our news are published, the IP address and city from which users enter to the page, the number of users who visit us, the frequency and repetition of visits, the times of visit, the browser they use, the operator or type of terminal from which the visit is made. We use this information to improve our website, detect new needs and assess the improvements to be made in order to provide a better service to users.
How can I deactivate cookies?
Most browsers tell you how to set your navigator not to accept cookies, to notify you each time you receive a new cookie, and to disable cookies completely. To control what information you want to use, you can configure your terminal's browser.
In any case, we would like to point out that if the technical and/or functioning cookies are deactivated, the quality of the website may decrease or it may be more difficult to identify you. We indicate the following links, where you can find more information about the different browsers:
- Chrome, http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=es&answer=95647
- Explorer http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
- Firefox http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
- Safari http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042
- Opera http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/privacy/