1) INFORMATION ABOUT COOKIES
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to the user's device upon accessing certain web pages in order to store and retrieve information about the browsing that is done from that computer. Cookies allow that website to store and retrieve information about the user’s decisions and habits, among other things. They are used to personalize the experience on our sites, to identify and remember registered users and to make browsing easier.
There is more information about what cookies are and how they are used on the Internet at the following links:
2) COOKIES STORED BY THIS WEBSITE
Social Cookies: Social Cookies are required for external social networks. Their function is to control the interaction with social buttons on the website.
Analytical Cookies: Analytical Cookies collect information to assess each user’s movements through the website and the general activity on the site. Web analytics involves the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of Internet data for the purposes of understanding and optimizing website usage.
Functional Cookies: Functional cookies allow for remembering certain settings parameters. For example, your login information, or they may remind you of the country or the language you selected when visiting the site; they are not used for marketing purposes.
3) DISABLING COOKIES IN THE BROWSER
Most browsers currently allow users to adjust their settings to accept cookies, and to select which ones should be accepted. These settings are usually found in the "Options" or "Preferences" menu of your browser.
Following are instructions for adjusting cookies setting on the major browsers:
Chrome: Settings -> Show Advanced Options -> Privacy -> Content Settings.For more information, see Google support or the browser’s Help section.
Firefox: Tools -> Options -> Privacy -> History -> Custom Settings. For more information, see Mozilla support or the browser’s Help section.
Internet Explorer: Tools -> Internet Options -> Privacy -> Settings. For more information, see Microsoft support or or the browser’s Help section.
Safari: Preferences -> Security. For more information, see the Apple support or or the browser’s Help section.