Cookies are small text files sent to the user by the website visited. They are stored on computer hard disk, thus allowing the website to recognize users and store certain information about them, to enable or improve the service offered.
There are different types of cookies. Some are necessary to navigate the site, others have different purposes such as ensuring internal security, system administration tasks, perform statistical analysis, to understand what are the sections of the Website that matter most to users or offer a personalized visit of the Site.
Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide the service.
They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed by the owner or operator of the website.
They can be divided into session or browsing cookies, which guarantee the normal navigation and the useful of the website (allowing, for example, to make a purchase or authenticate for access to restricted areas); analytics cookies, similar to cookies where engineers used directly by the site operator to collect information, in aggregate, the number of users and how they visit the site; functional cookies, that allow the user browsing function of a set of selected criteria (for example, the language, the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service.
Disabling cookies may limit your ability to use the Site and prevent benefit in full of features and services on the Site. To decide what you accept or reject, it is shown below a description of cookies used on the Site.
Types of cookies used:
Cookies First Party:
The first part of cookies (ie cookies that belong to the publisher's site that created them) are set by the website visited by the user, whose address appears in the URL window. The use of these cookies allows us to run the site efficiently and to track patterns of behavior of visitors.
Third Party Cookies:
The third-party cookies are set by a domain other than that the user visits. If a user visits a site and a different company sends the information using that site, you are in the presence of third party cookies.
Persistent cookies are stored on the device user between sessions of the browser, allowing you to remember your preferences or user actions in a site. They can be used for different purposes, for example to remember the preferences and choices when using the site.
These cookies are necessary for the operation of the Site. Without the use of such cookies some parts of the site will not function. They include, for example, cookies that enable access to protected areas of the site. These cookies don’t collect information for marketing purposes and cannot be disabled.
These cookies are used to recognize a user who returns to the site. They allow you to customize the content and remember your preferences (for example, the selected language or region). These cookies do not collect information that can identify you. All information gathered is anonymous.
Cookies for sharing on social networks:
These cookies facilitate the sharing of site content through social networks like Facebook and Twitter. To view the respective privacy policies and cookies you can visit the websites of social networks. In the case of Facebook and Twitter, you can visit https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies and https://twitter.com/privacy.
Specifically, the following is a list of the main cookies used on the website and their descriptions and functions, including the time duration.
1) Type of Cookies Part Functional
Purpose: Recover your settings (save the user's session and remember certain settings such as accessibility settings)
Duration Cookie: persistent
2) Type of Cookies Part One - Functional
Purpose: Store the user's place and remember the language settings (anonymous)
3) Type of Cookies Part One - Functional
Purpose: Customize the content of the page, depending on the device used by the user, of his choices and settings (anonymous)
How to change the settings on cookies
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually change your settings to disable this function. It can block all kinds of cookies, or agree to receive only some and disable the other. The "Options" or "Preferences" menu of the browser allows you to avoid receiving cookies and other tracking technologies user, and how to get notification from the browser of the activation of these technologies. Alternatively, you can also refer to the "Help" toolbar present in most browsers.
It can also select the browser you use from the list below and follow the instructions: - Internet Explorer; - Chrome; - Safari, - Firefox; - Opera. From mobile: - Android; - Safari; - Windows Phone; - Blackberry.
To learn more about cookies and to manage preferences about cookies (first and / or third party) users are invited to visit the platform www.youronlinechoices.com. But please note that disabling cookies or navigation functional ones can cause malfunction of the Site and / or limit the service offered by "MySwopNET".