What are cookies?
What types of cookies do we use?
The cookies we use to enable the delivery of our services are:
- "persistent cookies” – i.e. those that are stored permanently in memory of the computer until removed manually by the user, or have a long-term automatic removal date programmed into them;
- "session cookies" – which are not saved permanently by the user’s computer; these disappear when the browser is closed.
When visiting and navigating this site, you will receive both proprietary cookies and cookies from third party sites; these sites deposit cookies on your computer in our name so that the services they supply can be delivered.Third party cookies allow us to conduct surveys on the navigation habits of users more thoroughly.These cookies are used, for example, to gather web statistics.More details about these cookies can be found on the respective websites of the third parties in question.
How to configure the terminal
In the event that users may object to the installation of cookies, they must configure their browser by disabling the reception of cookies or avoiding the use of this site.If cookies are disabled however, the site or certain of its parts may not function as they should.To customize the way cookies are used, or to disallow their reception or eliminate them from the terminal, simply access the browser settings and make the appropriate selections.
Whilst the procedures are similar for all browsers, the method of configuring the cookie will vary from one browser to another.For more details on the specific procedure, users can visit www.aboutcookies.org or go to the "Help" section of their preferred browser.
Our cookies, in detail
Here is a detailed look at the cookies used on this site:
|Session cookies||Used to track the user's browsing session. Required for navigation, and removed when the browser shuts down.|
|Cookies needed strictly for technical purposes||Indispensable for correct operation of the site.|
|Functionality cookies||Designed to improve the navigation experience, for example by saving the preferences of the user|
Third party cookies
|Needed in order to log in via Facebook and share content on the user’s Facebook page.||Read|
|Needed in order to share content on the user’s Twitter profile.||Read|
|Google Analytics||Provides anonymous and aggregated statistics on ways of navigating the site.||Read|
|AddThis||Allows sharing of content on the main Social Networks.||Read|
|ShareThis||Allows sharing of content on the main Social Networks.||Read|
|Allows sharing of content on the user’s Pinterest profile.||Read|
|Allows sharing of content on the user’s Linkedin profile.||Read|
|Allows sharing of content on the user’s Google+ profile, and access to services associated with the user’s Google account.||Read|