1. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files sent to the user’s computer, mobile phone or any other access device when visiting a website in order to obtain and collect information regarding the browsing activity and they can even identify the user’s computer or device.
Cookies are crucial for the operation of the Internet, as they greatly benefit the provision of interactive services and foster the browsing and usability of websites. Cookies cannot damage your equipment. Activating them helps identify and solve errors when accessing websites or its services.
2. What cookies does the bnewbarcelona.com website use?
• Necessary & Security Cookies: These technical cookies are essential for functionality and usability of the website; they activate basic functions such as browsing the site and accessing secure areas. The website does not work properly without these cookies. Security cookies are used to guarantee security when accessing and using the service, for example, those cookies used to authenticate users, avoid fraudulent use of login credentials and protect users’ data from unauthorised third parties.
• Personalisation Cookies: They allow users to access the service with some general characteristics that are predefined according to a series of criteria in the users’ terminal, such as the language, the type of browser, the regional configuration from which they browse, etc.
• Analytical Cookies: These cookies are used to gather statistics regarding the users’ activity when visiting the website and their general activity. Generally, the information is collected anonymously, allows the browsing optimisation of the website and guarantees the best service for the users.
• Google Analytics:
Google Analytics Opt-out: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=None
• Social Media Cookies:
Every social network uses its own cookies with the aim that the user can share information or activities in them.
3. Blocking Cookies:
Cookies can be enabled, blocked or deleted in the user’s equipment by configuring the options of the browser installed in the computer following these instructions:
Google Chrome: Tools → Settings → Show advanced options → Content Settings → Cookies → Block site data and third-party cookies
Mozilla Firefox: Tools → Options → Privacy → History → Use personalised settings for history (uncheck all boxes).
Internet Explorer: Tools → Internet Options → Privacy → Internet Settings (move slider to the top to block all cookies).
Safari: Edit → Preferences → Privacy → Block cookies (select “always”).
Or using the Cookies Setting for each browser. Also, the majority of browsers allow the activation of a private mode by which cookies are always deleted after visiting the site.
You can also set up your preferences regarding cookies by clicking here
Finally, CZF reserves the right to modify at any given time the Cookies Policy; therefore, users shall check this policy regularly. If you have any questions concerning our Cookies Policy, you can contact us through the customary channels.