A Cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when accessing certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information it contains and the way in which you use your equipment, they can be used to recognize the user.
Cookies are essential for the operation of the Internet, providing innumerable advantages in the provision of interactive services, facilitating navigation and usability of our website.
The information we provide below will help you understand the different types of cookies:
1. According to the entity that manages them
Own cookies: These are those that are collected by the editor itself to provide the service requested by the user.
Third-party cookies: These are those that are collected and managed by a third party, these cannot be considered their own.
2. Depending on the time they will remain active
Session cookies: They collect data while the user browses the web in order to provide the requested service.
Persistent cookies: They are stored in the terminal and the information obtained will be used by the person responsible for the cookie in order to provide the requested service.
3. According to its purpose
Technical cookies: They are necessary for proper web browsing.
Personalization cookies: They allow the user the characteristics (language) for browsing the web.
Analysis cookies: They allow the lender the analysis linked to the navigation carried out by the user, in order to keep track of the use of the web page, as well as to carry out statistics on the most visited content, number of visitors, etc.
Advertising cookies: They allow the editor to include advertising spaces on the web, depending on the content of the web itself.
Behavioral advertising cookies: They allow the editor to include advertising spaces on the web page according to the information obtained through the user’s browsing habits.
According to the provisions of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSI-CE), Casa Amella informs of the cookies used on our website: third party analysis.
We inform you that the website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc, which places a series of cookies on your device with the sole purpose of evaluating the type of navigation and presenting activity reports on the website, exactly four cookies by default.
The collection of information on the use of this website by our users through Google Analytics is only carried out by Google Inc. on behalf (and it does not do so on our behalf or on our behalf), not having access at any time to this information (only to aggregate information that is subsequently provided to you by Google and that is not associated with any IP address). Likewise, it is Google who determines the purpose of the treatment and use of the information collected, as well as the operation and duration of the cookies. Google Inc is a company adhering to the Port Segur Agreement (Google registration form in the Port Segur Agreement) that stores the information collected by cookies on its servers in the United States. The companies adhering to this agreement guarantee that the data transferred is treated with a level of protection in accordance with European regulations.
Likewise, Casa Amella informs the user that they have the possibility of configuring their browser so that they are informed of the reception of cookies, being able, if they wish, to prevent them from being installed on their hard drive.