What are cookies?
Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through the pages web They are tools that have an essential role for the provision of numerous services of the information society, among others, allow a web page to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or his team and, depending on The information obtained can be used to recognize the user and improve the service offered.
Types of cookies
According to whoever manages the domain from which cookies are sent and treat the data obtained, two can be distinguished types:
Own cookies: 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: those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that is not managed by the editor, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they cannot be considered as own cookies.
There is also a second classification according to the period of time they remain stored in the client's browser, being able to be:
Session cookies: designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (eg a list of products purchased).
Persistent cookies: the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies according to the purpose for which the data obtained is processed:
Technical cookies : those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist there, such as, for example, control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access to restricted access parties, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, make the registration request or participation in an event, use security elements during browsing, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.
Cookies customization: allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics depending on a series of criteria in the user's terminal such as the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc.
Cookies of analysis: allow the person in charge of these, the monitoring and analysis of the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service.
Cookies advertising: they allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces. Behavioral advertising cookies: they store information on user behavior obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows developing a specific profile to show advertising based on it.
Deactivation and elimination of cookies
You have the option to allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer through the configuration of the browser options installed on your computer. By deactivating cookies, some of the available services may no longer be operational. The way to disable cookies is different for each browser, but it can usually be done from the Tools or Options menu.You can also consult the Help menu of the browser where you can find instructions. The user may at any time choose which cookies he wants to work on this website.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer:
Microsoft Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge: http://windows.microsoft.com/es-es/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies
Mozilla Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/impedir -that-the-websites-save-your-preference
Safari: http://safari.helpmax.net/en / privacy-and-security / how-to-manage-cookies /
In addition, you can also manage the cookie store in your browser through tools such as the following
Your online choices: www.youronlinechoices.com/es/
If you do not want Google Analytics to collect and use information, you can install a system of r cast (“opt-out”) in your web browser: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=None
Cookies used in Snow2day.com
The cookies that are being used are identified below in this portal as well as its typology and function:
_ga: Google Analytics cookie that enables the control function of unique visits. The first time a user enters the website through a browser, this cookie will be installed. When this user re-enters the web with the same browser, the cookie will consider that it is the same user. Only if the user changes the browser, another user will be considered. It expires at 2 years since the last update. More information about the treatment carried out by Google Analytics here.
_gat: Google Analytics cookie used to limit the request speed - the limitation of data collection at high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.
_gid: Google Analytics cookie used to distinguish users. It expires at 24 hours.
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