Cookies are files that can be downloaded to your computer through the web pages. They are tools that are essential for the provision of many services related to information technologies. Among others, cookies allow a website to store and retrieve information about browsing habits of a user or a certain computer, and depending on the gathered information they can be used to identify the user and improve the offered services.
Cookies are essential to the correct functioning of Internet, they cannot damage the user's computer or any other devices used to access internet.
Cookies cannot extract information from a hard drive or steal personal information.
Types of cookies
Depending on who is the entity that manages the domain from which cookies are sent and processed the data obtained, we can distinguish two types, "own cookies" and "third party cookies".
There is also a second classification according to the length of time the cookie remains stored in the browser, known as "session cookies" or "persistent cookies".
Finally, there is another classification with five types of cookies depending on the processing of the gathered information, they are known as "Technical cookies", "Customization cookies", "Analysis cookies", "Advertising cookies" and "Behavioral advertising cookies".
Cookies used on the web
Following we will identify the cookies used on this website, as well as their type and function:
www.mindthebyte.com uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service developed by Google, which allows the measurement and analysis of navigation on the web pages. In your browser you will see different cookies according to the above classification are known as "own cookies", "session cookies" and "analysis cookies".
You can find more information and disable the use of these cookies in:
Through web analytics MTB obtains information regarding the number of users that access the web, the number of page views, frequency and repeat visits, their duration, the browser used, the operator providing the service, language, the terminal used, or the city that is assigned IP address. This information enables a better and more appropriate service by www.mindthebyte.com.
Another cookie that is downloaded is a technical type cookie called ASP.NET_SessionId. This cookie allows storing a unique identifier per session through which it is possible to link data necessary to enable navigation in progress.
Acceptance of the cookies policy
How to modify the cookies setting
You can restrict, block or delete cookies used by www.mindthebyte.com or any other web site using your browser. Operating in each browser is different; the role of 'Help' will show you how.
- Internet Explorer: windows.microsoft.com/es-xl/internet-explorer/delete-manage-cookies#ie="ie-10 "
- FireFox: support.mozilla.org/es/kb/Borrar%20cookies
- Chrome: support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl="es "
- Safari: www.apple.com/es/privacy/use-of-cookies/
In addition, you can also manage the store cookies on your browser through tools such as:
- Ghostery: www.ghostery.com/
- Your online choices: www.youronlinechoices.com/es/