A cookie is a small text file (a few bytes) exchanged between a website and its browser. It is normally used by the website operator to store the information necessary to improve navigation within the site.
We want you to be well informed about how we use these technologies, so in this section we will explain how they work and what options you have regarding their use.
The types of cookies that are used on this site are the following:
From the first access, cookies allow the site to function correctly and allow you to view the contents on your device, recognizing the language and market of the country from which you have chosen to connect. If you are a registered user, they will allow you to be recognized and to access the services offered in the dedicated areas. Navigation cookies are technical cookies and are necessary for the site to function.
This type of cookie allows the site to recognize you every time you access the site. They allow us to offer a better and personalized service. For example, they remember that: the user no longer wants to see the email capture popup; if he has left a comment on the blog or on an article; the vote on an article.
Functional cookies are not essential to the functioning of the site, but they improve the quality and the browsing experience.
These cookies are used by Google Analytics and the engine
internal research and are used to: collect data in anonymous and aggregate form; process statistical analyzes on how users navigate the site through computers, on the number of pages visited; process the number of clicks made on a page while browsing the site, as well as reports on demographic data (such as gender, age and interests).
They are used to collect data on how visitors (not just those who are registered) use the site and therefore allow us to
improve its appearance and navigation.
These cookies are necessary to allow your social account to interact with our site.
They are used, for example, to let you express your appreciation and to share it with your social media friends. Social network cookies are not necessary for navigation.
- Google +
Display advertising cookies
We sometimes use independent advertising companies for advertisements on our Site.
These companies may recognize or place a specific cookie on your computer or portable device. These cookies (so-called third-party cookies) are used to send you the advertisements that are most relevant to you and most responsive to your interests. They are also used to limit the frequency with which an ad is served, as well as to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. They store that you have visited a site and this information is shared with other organizations, such as advertising companies.
The functions of Google Analytics implemented based on display advertising (for example remarketing, reports on the impressions of the Google Display Network, integration of DoubleClick Campaign Manager or reports on demographic data and on the interests of Google Analytics and also those provided by third parties).
Using the Ad Settings, visitors can opt out of Google Analytics for display advertising and personalize ads for the Google Display Network.
Google and third party cookies for marketing / retargeting
These cookies are used by third party suppliers that allow you to display banner ads on other affiliated sites, showing you the latest products you have looked at on the site. To carry out this activity
promotion, we use both proprietary cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies.
The “third party” cookies fall under the direct and exclusive responsibility of the relative. You will find below the name of the third parties that manage them and for each of them the link to the page where you can receive information on the treatment and express your consent.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site’s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
This cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the website is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages visted in an anonymous form.
How to choose and manage cookies
Furthermore, most browsers offer the possibility of managing cookies in order to respect user preferences.
We indicate below the pages on which to deepen the question for the most popular browsers:
- Internet Explorer
To disable third-party cookies, you can also visit
Your Online Choices at http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/ .
In order not to receive interest-based ads linked to an advertising identifier on a mobile device or tablet, we invite you to configure the corresponding setting on your device (usually inserted in the “privacy” or “advertisements” settings of your device).
You will continue to see advertisements on your device, but they will not be tailored to your interests.
To opt out of using your mobile device ID for targeted advertising, you can also visit http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices .