What are cookies?
Cookies are small data files that are received in the terminal from the visited website and are used to record certain interactions of the navigation on a website by storing data that can be updated and recovered. These files are stored on the user’s computer and contain anonymous data that is not harmful to your computer. They are used to remember the user’s preferences, such as the selected language, access data or personalization of the page. They are contemplated in article 22 of Law 34/2002 on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce.
Cookies can also be used to record anonymous information about how a visitor uses a site. For example, from which Web page you have accessed, or if you have used an advertising “banner” to arrive.
Our sites may also have links to other third-party websites. El Calotipo S.C., does not control the cookies used by these external Websites.
For more information about cookies from social networks or other third-party websites, we advise you to review your own cookie policies.
What use do we give to different types of cookies?
Technical cookies: Technical cookies are those essential and strictly necessary for the proper functioning of a Web portal and the use of the different options and services offered. For example, those that serve for the maintenance of the session, the management of response time, performance or validation of options, use security elements, share content with social networks, and so on.
Personalization cookies: These cookies allow the user to specify or customize some characteristics of the general options of the Web page, for example, to define the language, regional configuration or browser type.
Analysis cookies: Analytical cookies are those used by our Web portals, to develop navigation profiles and to know the preferences of the users of the same in order to improve the range of services.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies allow the management of advertising spaces based on specific criteria. For example, the frequency of access, the edited content, and so on.
Advertising cookies: Advertising cookies allow through the management of advertising to store behavioral information through the observation of habits, studying access and forming a profile of user preferences, to offer advertising related to the interests of their profile.
Depending on the time they remain activated we can differentiate between:
Session cookies: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page.
Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
And, finally, depending on the entity that manages them, we can distinguish between:
Own cookies: Are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third party cookies: Are those that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that treats the data obtained through cookies.
What if I do not want to have these cookies or do not do anything about it?
To comply with current legislation, we must ask for your permission to manage cookies. If you decide not to authorize the treatment indicating your non-compliance, we would only use technical cookies, since they are essential for browsing our website. In this case, we would not store any cookies. In the case of continuing browsing our website without denying your authorization implies that you accept its use.
If you still decide to modify the configuration of your access to the Web page, you should know that it is possible to delete cookies or prevent this information from being registered on your computer at any time by modifying the configuration parameters of your browser:
These browsers are subject to updates or modifications, so we can not guarantee that they comply fully with the version of your browser. It may also be that you use another browser not included in these links such as Konqueror, Arora, Flock, etc. To avoid these imbalances, you can access directly from the options of your browser that is usually found in the Options menu, in the “Privacy” section. (Please check your browser’s help for more information.)
So, what does the above information mean?
If you accept our cookies, you allow us to improve the El Calotipo S.C. websites, to offer you optimal access and give you a more efficient and personalized service. In addition, you can configure your browser to establish that only trusted websites or the pages you are browsing at this time can manage cookies allowing you to select your preferences.
This policy is reviewed periodically to ensure its validity, so it can be modified. We recommend that you visit the page regularly where we will inform you of any update about it.
Where can i get more information?
Additionally, you can access educational videos published by the Spanish Agency for Data Protection, which explains, step by step, how to configure the privacy options of browsers, social networks and most common mobile operating systems, in AEPD Videos.