What are cookies?
Cookies are a set of data that a server places on a user’s browser to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information on a website. In other words, these are small text files that are stored on the computer’s hard drive and serve to identify the user when he or she connects back to the website. Its purpose is to record the user’s visit and store certain information. Its use is common and frequent on the web as it allows the pages to function more efficiently and achieve greater personalization and analysis of user behavior.
What types of cookies are there?
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into session or permanent cookies. The first ones expire when the user closes the browser. The latter expire depending on when the purpose for which they are used is fulfilled (for example, so that the user remains identified in the services of the Costa da Morte Outdoor Sports Sports Sports Association) or when they are deleted manually. Additionally, depending on their purpose, cookies can be classified as follows:
This type of Cookie remembers your preferences for the tools found in the services, so you don’t have to reconfigure the service each time you visit. As an example, in this typology are included: Volume settings of video or sound players. The video transmission speeds that are compatible with your browser. Objects stored in the “shopping cart” in e-commerce services such as stores.
These cookies are used to find out what country you are in when you request a service. This cookie is completely anonymous, and is only used to help direct content to your location.
Registration cookies are generated once a user has registered or has subsequently logged in, and are used to identify the user in the services for the following purposes:
Keep the user identified so that, if you close a service, the browser or computer and at some other time or another day re-enter the service, will remain identified, thus facilitating navigation without having to re-identify. This functionality can be removed if the user clicks the [close session] functionality, so that this cookie is deleted and the next time the user enters the service will have to log in to be identified.
Check if the user is authorized to access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
Additionally, some services may use connectors to social networks such as Facebook or Twitter. When the user registers for a service with a social network credentials, he authorizes the social network to store a persistent Cookie that remembers his identity and guarantees him access to the services until it expires. The user can delete this Cookie and revoke access to services through social networks by updating their preferences in the social network they specify.
Each time a user visits a service, a tool from an external provider generates an analytical cookie on the user’s computer. This cookie, which is only generated during the visit, will be used in future visits to the services of Asociación Deportiva Costa da Morte Outdoor Sports to anonymously identify the visitor. The main objectives that are pursued are:
To allow the anonymous identification of the navigating users through the cookie (it identifies navigators and devices, not people) and therefore the approximate accounting of the number of visitors and their tendency in the time.
Identify anonymously the most visited content and therefore more attractive to users Know if the user who is accessing is new or repeat visit.
Important: Unless the user decides to register for a service of Asociación Deportiva Costa da Morte Outdoor Sports, the cookie will never be associated with any personal data that can identify you. These cookies will only be used for statistical purposes that help to optimize the experience of users on the site.
This type of cookie allows to extend the information of the advertisements shown to each anonymous user in the services of Asociación Deportiva Costa da Morte Outdoor Sports. Among others, it stores the duration or frequency of display of advertising positions, interaction with them, or browsing patterns and / or user behavior as they help to form a profile of advertising interest. In this way, they make it possible to offer advertising related to the interests of the user.
How can I disable cookies in my browser?
The different browsers can be configured to warn the user of the receipt of cookies and, if desired, prevent their installation on the computer. Likewise, the user can check in his browser which cookies he has installed and which is the expiration period of the same, being able to eliminate them.
For further information please consult the instructions and manuals of your browser:
For more information about managing cookies on Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en
For more information about cookie management in Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/cookies-frequently-asked-questions
For more information about cookie management in Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
For more information about managing cookies in Safari: http://www.apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies/
For more information about cookie management at Opera: http://help.opera.com/Windows/11.50/es-ES/cookies.html
If you want to stop being followed by Google Analytics visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
To learn more about cookies
More information about online advertising based on online behavior and privacy can be found at the following link: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/es/
Google Analytics data protection: http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html
The websites of Asociación Deportiva Costa da Morte Outdoor Sports can modify this Cookies Policy in function of legislative or regulatory requirements, or with the aim of adapting this policy to the instructions dictated by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, therefore users are advised to visit it periodically.
When significant changes are made to this Cookies Policy, these will be communicated to users either via the website or by e-mail to registered users.