What are cookies
A “cookie” is a small text file created by some websites on the user’s computer when the user accesses a certain site or uses certain services offered by the site. The purpose is to store and transport information. Cookies are sent from a web server (which is the computer running the site you are visiting) to your browser (Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) and stored on your computer. Further information on cookies in general can be found at www.allaboutcookies.org.
What they are used for
In general, cookies can be used for various reasons, for example to measure how visitors use the site, to improve page navigation, to allow you to set personal preferences on the sites you are visiting, to protect your security, to present advertisements based on the interests of visitors.
In general, cookies can have different characteristics that allow them to be distinguished according to the duration of stay on the user’s device and origin.
Lenght of stay
- Temporary or session cookies: these are not stored persistently but only for the duration of the browsing session. This means that they are deleted from the user’s device once the user has left the website and closed the browser.
- Permanent cookies: these are stored on the user’s device until they are deleted or until they reach their expiry date if set. They are therefore not automatically deleted from your device when you leave the website.
- First-party cookies: these are the cookies issued by the website visited at the time; the website is the one corresponding to the address typed in by the user (in this case www.centropietraliving.it).
- Third-party cookies: these are cookies issued by a website other than the one visited by the user.
The cookies used on www.centropietraliving.it
Strictly necessary cookies
These cookies are essential to navigate the site and use certain features. Without these cookies, certain online services that the user requests cannot be provided. This type of cookie does not collect personal information about users, who cannot therefore be identified. On the CENTRO PIETRA LIVING DI SARTORI OMAR website, the strictly necessary cookies are first-party cookies only; they can be either temporary or permanent.
These cookies collect anonymous information about how users interact with the site, for example which pages are visited most, the time spent on the site, any error messages, etc.. The performance cookies used through the CENTRO PIETRA LIVING DI SARTORI OMAR website only collect information on an aggregated and anonymous basis, and are used to improve the operation of the site and the user’s browsing experience. The performance cookies used through the site are third party and permanent.
Promotional or targeting cookies
These cookies are used to collect information about your browsing habits in order to deliver relevant advertising based on the preferences and interests you have shown while browsing. They are also used to limit the number of times an advertisement is displayed in order to make the communication more effective for the promoter and less intrusive for the user. These types of cookies may be first or a third party and are permanent but limited in time as they are subject to a reset expiry date (targeting). The user’s consent is required to use these cookies. The CENTRO PIETRA LIVING DI SARTORI OMAR website does not use this type of cookie, either its own or third-party cookies. To learn more about behavioural advertising and online privacy in general, the user is invited to visit www.youronlinechoices.com.
The www.centropietraliving.it site uses the Google Analytics service provided by Google Inc. for site management. Google Analytics in turn issues cookies, which generate information about the use of the website by the User (including the IP address used by the User), collected by Google in an anonymous form. Google will store the information collected on its servers for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports and statistics on website activity for CENTRO PIETRA LIVING DI SARTORI OMAR. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Further information can be found at http://www.google.it/analytics/learn /privacy.html.
Moreover, the user may at any time refuse to accept the cookies issued by Google Analytics by disabling their use by the site, by installing the add-on that can be downloaded on the web page http://tools.google.com/dlpage/ gaoptout?hl=en
How to manage or delete cookies
Most internet browsers are initially set to accept cookies automatically. The user can change these settings to block cookies or to be warned each time cookies are sent to the browsing device. In addition, at the end of each browsing session you can delete the cookies collected from your device, also in automatic mode. There are several ways to manage cookies. Please refer to the specific instructions of the browser you are using. If you use different devices to view and access the sites (e.g. computers, smartphones, tablets, etc.), you should ensure that the browser used on each device is adjusted to reflect your cookie preferences. More information on cookie management can be found at http://www.allaboutcookies.org/ manage-cookies/.
By clicking on the links below you can access specific instructions for managing cookies in some of the major browsing programs.
Microsoft Windows Explorer
If you are not using any of the browsers listed above, you can select ‘cookies’ in the relevant section of this guide to find out where your cookie folder is and set your cookie management preferences.