What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small amount of data sent to your browser from a website which is subsequently stored on your computer’s hard drive. The cookie is then reread and recognised by the website that sent it every time you make a subsequent connection.
Most browsers are normally initially set to accept cookies automatically.
You can change these settings to block cookies or to warn you that cookies are being sent to your device: to change these settings, refer to the instruction manual or the help screen of your browser.
The total or partial disabling of cookies can compromise the use of website features.
Types of cookies used by this site and their use:
Cookies of this type are necessary for the proper functioning of some areas of the site. Cookies in this category include both persistent cookies and session cookies. In the absence of these cookies, the site or some portions of it may not function properly.
Cookies in this category are always sent from our domain.
Third party tracking cookies
Cookies of this type are used to collect information on the use of the website by visitors, the keywords used to reach the site, the websites visited and the origins of the traffic from which visitors for marketing campaigns come.
The Data Controller can use this information to compile reports and improve the site.
Cookies in this category collect information anonymously and are sent from the site itself or from third-party domains.
Cookies for the integration of third-party functionality
Cookies of this type are used to integrate third-party functionality on the site (for example, forms for comments or social network icons that allow visitors to share the content of the site).
Cookies in this category can be sent from the domains of partner sites or sites which offer the functions present on the site.
When visiting this website you may therefore also receive cookies from sites managed by other organizations (“third parties”) such as for the social plugins of Facebook, Twitter, Google + whose presence involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites managed by third parties.
The management of the information collected by “third parties” is governed by the relevant information to which reference should be made.
To ensure greater transparency and convenience, please find below the web addresses of the various cookie policies and methods for managing cookies.
Facebook configuration: Log in to your account-> Privacy settings
Twitter configuration: Configure cookies at Twitter
Google+ configuration: Configure cookies at Google+
Google Adsense and Google Analytics
This website uses Google Adsense to personalise advertisements and Google Analytics, a web statistics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses “cookies”, text files introduced into users’ computers, to allow the website to analyse how users use the site. The information generated by cookies in relation to the use of the website by the user (including the user’s IP address) will be transmitted and stored by Google on servers based in the United States. Google uses this information for the purpose of evaluating the use of the website by the user, compiling reports on the activity of the website for the use of the operators of the site and providing other services relating to the activity of the site and the use of Internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, where this is required by law or if such third parties have the task of processing the information on Google’s behalf.
For more information, please click on the link below:
The user can selectively disable the action of Google Analytics by installing the opt-out component provided by Google on their browser.
To disable the action of Google Analytics, please click on the link below:
Users may decide whether or not to accept cookies by using the settings on their browser.
The total or partial disabling of technical cookies may compromise the use of some features of the website.
You can change these settings to block cookies or to warn you when cookies are sent to your device: to change these settings, refer to the instruction manual or the help screen of your browser.
By way of example, in Firefox, through the Tools-> Options-> Privacy menu, you can access a control panel where you can select whether or not to accept the different types of cookies and proceed with their removal.
Chrome: Google Chrome cookie management
Firefox: Firefox cookie management
Internet Explorer: Internet Explorer cookies management
Opera: Opera cookies management
Safari: Safari cookies management