1. What is a cookie?
Cookies are files sent to a browser by a web server to record user activities on a given website. The primary purpose of cookies is to provide the user with faster access to selected services. In addition, Cookies personalize the services offered by the Website, facilitating and providing each user with information that is of interest or that may be of interest based on the user’s website navigation.
The website, The Drones POST (hereinafter the “Web Site “) uses our own cookies along with those of third parties (Google Analytics):
“Our Cookies”: created by the data controller that operates the Web Site, in this case, The Drones POST, and are necessary for the provision of the services requested by the user. If these cookies are disabled, you cannot properly receive our content and services.
“Third-Party Cookies”: cookies that are sent to the user’s terminal equipment not from a computer or domain managed and controlled by The Drones POST, but by another entity that processes data obtained through cookies.
The user can configure their browser to notify and reject the installation of cookies sent by the Web Site, without affecting the user’s ability to access the contents of this website. However, we must note that, in any case, the performance of the Web Site may decrease.
Also, the website can know all the services requested by users, so that we may facilitate or offer information suitable to the tastes and preferences of each user.
(I) Types of Cookies we use:
Cookies, depending on their permanence, can be divided into “session cookies” or “permanent”. The first expire when the user closes the browser. The second expire depending on when the purpose for which they serve is met, or when they are manually deleted.
The Web Site uses the following cookies:
Performance Cookies: This type of cookies remembers your preferences for tools found on the website, so you do not need to reconfigure the service each time you visit the Website. For example, in this type include:
Volume settings VCRs or sound.
The video transmission speeds that are compatible with your browser.
Geo-location Cookies: These cookies are used to determine which country you are in when a service is requested. This cookie is completely anonymous and is only used to help guide the content of its location.
Registration Cookies: Registration Cookies are generated once the user has registered or subsequently opened their session, and are used to identify you with the following objectives:
Keeping the user identified so that, if you close a service, and the browser or the computer reenters the service at another time or another day, you may continue identified, thus facilitating navigation without having to identify yourself. This functionality can be deleted if the user presses the functionality “logout”, so that this cookie is deleted and the next time you enter the service the user will have to log in to be connected.
Check whether the user is authorized the access certain services, for example, to participate in a contest.
· Analytical Cookies: Whenever a user visits a service, a tool of an external provider (Google Analytics, ComScore, etc.) generates an analytical Cookie in the computer of the user. This cookie is generated only during the visit, and will be generated in future visits to the Website services to anonymously identify visitors.
The main objectives pursued are:
Allow anonymous identification of users through the Cookie (identifies browsers and devices, not people) and, therefore, is used for the approximate counting of the number of visitors to the site and user trends.
Anonymously identifying the most visited content and therefore can help to make the site more attractive to users.
Whether the user accessing is a new or repeat visit.
Important: Unless the user decides to register with a Web service site, the cookie will never associate with any personal data that can identify you. These Cookies will only be used for statistical purposes to help optimize the user experience on the site.
Google Analytics: https://www.google.com/intl/es/policies/privacy/
Advertising Cookies: This type of cookie allows further information from the ads displayed to each anonymous user in the services of the Website. Among others, the duration or frequency of displayed advertising positions, interaction with them, browsing patterns and/or magazines that can help shape a profile of advertising interest is stored. Thus, we can offer advertising related to user interests.
· Third Party Advertising Cookies: In addition to advertising managed by the Web site, it offers its advertisers the option to serve ads through third parties (“adservers”). Thus, these third parties may store cookies sent from the Web Site services with the user’s ‘browser and access data stored in them.
Businesses that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies. Currently, the Web Site uses the platform of Real Media and Weborama to manage these services.
For more information, contact:
Real Media: http://www.realmedia.com/en-us/pages/privacy_policy.html
(II) How to disable cookies in major browsers
It is usually possible to stop accepting cookies or stop your browser from accepting cookies from a particular service.
All modern browsers allow you to change the Cookies settings. These settings are normally found in the “Options” or “Preferences” menu of your browser. You can also configure your browser or email manager or install free add-ons to prevent Web Bugs that are downloaded when you open an email.
The Web site provides user guidance on the steps to access the cookies setup menu and, where appropriate, private browsing in each of the major browsers:
· Firefox: Options \ Privacy \ Tracing \ tell websites that you do not wish to be tracked
· Chrome: Chrome Menu \ Settings \ Show Advanced Options \ Privacy \ Content Settings \ Cookies \ block cookies by default
· Safari: Preferences \ Privacy \ Block Cookies
· Explorer: Tools \ Internet Options \ Privacy \ Settings \ move the slider all the way up to block all cookies or completely down to allow all cookies, and then click OK.
(III) Third-Party Cookies – Cookies Google Analytics
Third parties with cookies on the Website are as follows:
Google Analytics is a tool that helps website owners to measure how users interact with the website content. Therefore, these Google Cookies, Inc. are used to store non-personally identifiable information about the user behavior while browsing.
3. Updates and Changes Policy Cookies
This Cookies Policy can be modified according to laws and regulations, or in order to adapt the policy to the instructions issued by the Spanish Data Protection Agency, so users who visit regularly are advised of legislative requirements.
Significant changes in this Cookies Policy will be communicated to users either through the website or via e-mail to users who have consented to the processing of their data.
The Drones POST is not responsible for the content and accuracy of the privacy policies of third parties included in this Cookies Policy.