I.- What are cookies?:
A cookie is information in text format that is downloaded to the user’s computer/smart phone/tablet when he or she accesses certain websites. Its purpose is to store and recover information about that particular device’s browsing. In accordance with the Law on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE), cookies are a type of file or device downloaded in the user’s terminal in order to store data that may be updated or recovered by the entity responsible for their installation. This section provides a little more information on cookies and how to block / delete them.
Cookies may have the following purposes:
• Session cookies: Session cookies are designed to collect and store data while users are using a website. These cookies not stored on the user’s computer after the session is ended or the browser is closed.
• Persistent: Persistent cookies are a type of cookie where the data remain stored in the computer after the user leaves the website and when it connects again. Users can delete these cookies at any time.
II.- Cookie types and purposes:
As website publishers, we use mainly session, media player and third party cookies for sharing social contents, as well as persistent third party cookies to collect and analyse anonymous statistical data regarding visits and use of our website, the duration, origin and destination and duration of browsing sessions and other similar statistical data.
You can set your computer to notify you whenever a cookie is sent or you can opt to block all cookies. You can do this in your browser settings. Each browser is different, so you will probably need to consult the “Help” menu.
Likewise, you are hereby informed that the own cookies we use are session ID, duration and media player flash player cookies. We also use third party cookies to share contents with members of social networks. Please note that all these cookies are exempt from the requirement to obtain user consent in accordance with the AEPD and Working Party set up under Article 29 of Directive 95/46/EC.
III.- Blocking and deleting cookies:
All modern browsers enable users to change their Cookie settings. These changes can normally be made in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menus of your browser settings. Likewise, you can set your browser or email manage or install free apps that will prevent Web Bugs from downloading when you open email messages.
Users may, at any time, choose which cookies they want to block on the website with the Browser settings, for example:
• Chrome, at https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
• Explorer, at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
• Firefox, at https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences
• Safari, at https://support.apple.com/kb/PH17191?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US
• Safari, for IOS (iPhone, iPad) at https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT201265
If you do not want Google Analytics to collect or use data, you can install an opt-out system in your browser: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en
Likewise, Proximity Barcelona, S.L. as web publisher, accepts no liability for the content or veracity of the privacy policies of third parties included in this Cookies Policy, or those contained in new legislative and regulatory requirements or in order to adapt said policy to the guidelines issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agency.
You may withdraw your consent at any time. If you delete or block cookies, it is possible that certain services that you require will not be available to you. When significant changes are made to this Cookies policy, the user will be notified by way of an informative notice on the website. If you would like more information on the cookies we use, you can do so by sending an e-mail to [email protected].