WHAT ARE COOKIES?
A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer by a website you visit.
It stores data that is sent back to the website by your browser when you visit that site again, or as you navigate between pages of the site.
Some cookies are essential to allow you to use a website effectively as they allow the site to remember information you have already entered, for example the fact that you have logged in or not.
Other cookies can be used to store research activities and for compilation
analytical data on the use of the website, or to show you different products based on what seems to interest you.
HOW CAN I AVOID STORING COOKIES ON MY COMPUTER?
It is necessary to set cookie preferences on each browser (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari).
There are several ways to manage cookies, for example: completely enable or disable cookies; remove
specific cookies that have already been stored within the browser; block the storage of cookies
on your computer by specific websites; or block third-party cookies (when, while
browse on a website, cookies are stored on your computer by another website).
For more information on managing cookies on each of the main browsers, visit the following links:
Google Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=it
WHAT TYPE OF COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS WEBSITE?
This website may use different types of cookies:
“Performance”, “Social”, “Profiling” and “Advertising” cookies
These cookies collect information about how users use the site, for example which pages are most visited, rather than any error messages that the user receives from the web pages while browsing.
In addition, these cookies are used to display advertisements that are relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you view a single advertisement as well as to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign.
They are usually placed by advertising networks with the permission of the website operator.
They keep track of your visit to the site and this information is shared with organizations such as advertising agencies.
Finally, they are used to facilitate connections with social networks.