• What are cookies?
A cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer or the device you use (Smartphone, tablet, SMART TV….) When accessing certain web pages or applications. Cookies allow, among other things, to collect statistical information, facilitate certain technical functionalities, store and retrieve information about the browsing habits or preferences of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use your computer, can be used to recognize the user.
A cookie is stored on a computer in order to identify the browser while interacting on the website. This site may set a cookie on your browser if your browser preferences allow it. A browser only allows a website to access the cookies it sets, not those set by other websites. Third-party cookies are used on the GlobalST.eu website, which allow the collection of anonymous statistical data on the visits received in order to track the advertising campaigns that may be in force at the time of the visit.
• Why are cookies important?
GlobalST.eu uses these cookies for a) operational reasons: Balancing and limiting traffic as a method of ensuring the service; b) for ease of use: To make browsing on the websites and applications easier and more user-friendly, for example, remembering aspects of the user such as their language, country, browser, etc … Certain cookies are essential for you to be able to use GlobalST.eu services .
In no case does GlobalST.eu record the activities that the user carries out on the network or create profiles of it.
• Types of cookies used by GlobalST.eu
Technical Cookies: to help improve the quality of our service, including storing user preferences, improving the selection of the advertisement that is presented, the search results, as well as tracking user trends. Cookies are also used in advertising media to help advertisers manage their advertising through the web.
Advertising management cookies: these are third-party cookies used for the provision of advertising on our websites and applications. They allow the collection of anonymous statistical data on the visits received to monitor an advertising campaign. They can also collect information that will include the user’s IP and Internet provider, usually for geotargeting purposes or measurement of the exposure of certain ads depending on the configuration of your browser and your behavior when exposed to advertising campaigns on the Internet: the number of impressions of a certain advertising medium, the number of clicks, visitors to the page, etc.
Statistical cookies: they collect information on the date of visit, the URL and the title of the visited web page. The reports generated with this information will be purely statistical, giving information about the browsing behavior anonymously.
Session cookies: they save information on the type of user in the GlobalST.eu community, saving the user’s nickname to avoid entering it page by page, encrypted information and information about the user’s favorites are also saved
Analytical Cookies: they are used to track the search engine from which the web has been visited and what search terms were used to find it, they calculate the time spent on the web in each session and the number of times the user you have visited the page.
The list of cookies used may be modified depending on the incorporation or exclusion of services on the websites and applications.
• Types of cookies by expiration
Cookies used in GlobalST.eu may have the following types of expiration:
a. Session: With expiration once the user leaves the session.
b. Service Related to a personalized service within the site, expiring less than twenty-four hours (24h).
c. Persistent: they are permanently installed in your browser and are activated every time you visit the site, as long as their use is not deactivated.
To know the way in which to configure the management of cookies in your browser or device, in the event that you block them, it is possible that certain services that require their use are not available to you. Below we offer links where you will find information on how you can activate your preferences in the main browsers:
Safari for IOS (iPhone, iPad): http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677?viewlocale=es_ES&locale=es_ES
Windows Phone: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx
• Acceptance of cookies
GlobalST.eu thanks you for consenting to the acceptance of cookies, this helps us to obtain more accurate data that allows us to improve the content and design of our website to adapt them to your preferences.