What are cookies and what are they used for?

Cookies and other similar techniques (such as local shared objects or flash cookies, web beacons bugs, etc.), are files of text, image or routines that the website being accessed installs or runs on the computer or device (PC, Smartphone, Tablet, etc.) of the user to record the user's browsing activity.

In this sense, they refer to any type of data storage and recovery device that is used in the terminal equipment of a user in order to store information and retrieve the information already stored, with the objective general to improve the user's browsing experience.

Most browsers automatically accept "cookies" but it is also possible to configure them for non-acceptance or blocking. If they are deactivated, the user will be able to browse the web, but in order to make a purchase at TIMEROAD.ES it will be It is essential that the browser accepts the so-called "session cookies", which exist only while staying on TIMEROAD.ES, disappearing if the browser is closed.

What kind of cookies are used on this website?

We classify the cookies that can be found on the web according to the criteria:

  1. By the entity that manages them:

    • Own cookies: They are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
      Example: these cookies help, for example, to save the user's configuration (language and version of TIMEROAD.ES from which he browses) so that, on his next visits, he accesses the same version. In addition, they allow you to manage the basket buy and keep the products added to it while browsing our pages.

    • Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain that It is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through the cookies.
      Example: TIMEROAD.ES uses cookies from external social networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube and Google+. The Social cookies are necessary to control the interaction of users with the widgets and the content of the different social platforms within our page. The conditions of use of these cookies and the information collected are regulated by the privacy policy of the corresponding social platform.

  2. For its Duration:

    • Session cookies: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses to a web page. They are usually used to store information that only interests to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (e.g. a list of purchased products).
      We mainly use cookies session, which are removed from the hard drive when the browser is closed. These cookies are useful to manage for example the list of products that the user is going to purchase.

    • Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
      We also use persistent cookies that are stored on the user's hard drive for a longer time. These Cookies have the main objective of adjusting navigation to the interests and wishes of the client and thus offer comfort to the time and browse the website.

  3. For its Purpose:

    • Technical or functional cookies: These are those that allow the user to navigate through a page web, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist in it, such as control traffic and data communication, identify the session, access restricted access parts, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the process of purchasing an order, make the registration request or participation in an event, use security elements while browsing, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound or share content through social networks.

    • Personalization cookies: They are those that allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined based on a series of criteria in the user's terminal such as An example would be the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the regional configuration from where access the service, etc.
      Example: if the user himself chooses these characteristics (for example, if he selects the language of a website), Cookies will be exempt from the obligations of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSI) as it is considered a service expressly requested by the user, and this as long as the cookies exclusively obey the selected purpose.

    • Analysis cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of Cookies are used to measure the activity of websites, applications or platforms and for profiling navigation of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the use data made by users of the service.
      For the treatment of data collected through the Analysis cookies, TIMEROAD.ES applies as a policy obtaining informed consent for their use.

    • Advertising cookies: They are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the spaces advertising that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service based on criteria such as edited content or how often ads are displayed. Within Of these we would have, those of behavioral advertising which would be those that allow the management of the the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. and that store information on user behavior obtained through continuous observation of your browsing habits, which allows you to develop a specific profile to display advertising based on it.

Note: regarding the cookies introduced through remarketing (such as in display ads), whose The purpose is to show TIMEROAD.ES ads on other web pages, depending on the products that the user has seen during previous navigations, TIMEROAD.ES declares that it does not allow third-party companies to collect personal information about the TIMEROAD.ES users, guaranteeing, in any case, the confidentiality of personal data and that these will not be used by other web pages or marketing databases.

What is the usage dynamics?

When accessing the WWW.TIMEROAD.ES website for the first time, a message will appear informing about the use of own cookies and / or third parties together with their purposes (functional, personalization, analytics, advertising), warning of that if you want to use the website with all the functionalities, it is essential to accept its use.

Through the option "Show details", the user can obtain complete information about the cookies used, configuring preferences and activating / deactivating the use of some of them.

What are Cookies not used for on this website?

Cookies are only associated with a code (ID) that identifies the device and the browser used on each visit, therefore They do not provide references that allow the deduction of other personal data of the user.

In the cookies we use we do not store sensitive personally identifiable information such as your address, password, details of your credit or debit card etc.

Is it possible to prevent the use of Cookies on this website?

In case you want to disable Cookies on this website taking into account the above limitations, you must first Second, deactivate the use of Cookies in your browser and, secondly, delete the Cookies saved in your browser associated with this website.

How to disable and delete Cookies?

To restrict, block or delete Cookies from this website, you can do so at any time by modifying the settings. of your browser according to the instructions shown below.

Taking into account that each browser is different, usually the configuration of Cookies is made in the menu of "Preferences" or "Tools". In the help menu of the browser you can find more information about the configuration of the cookies. Below you can find the links for each browser to disable cookies by following the instructions:

  1. Internet Explorer ( )

    • In the tools menu, select "Internet Options".

    • Click on the privacy tab.

    • You can configure privacy with a cursor with six positions that allows you to control the amount of cookies that are They will install: Block all cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low, and Accept all cookies.

  2. Mozilla Firefox ( )

    • In the upper part of the Firefox window click on the Tools menu.

    • Select Options.

    • Select the Privacy panel.

    • In the Firefox option you can choose Use a custom configuration for the history to configure the options.

  3. Google Chrome & nbsp; ( )

    • Click on the menu located on the toolbar.

    • Select Settings.

    • Click Show advanced options.

    • In the 'Privacy' section, click on the Content Settings button.

    • In the 'Cookies' section you can configure the options.

  4. Safari & nbsp; ( & nbsp; / & nbsp; )

    • In the configuration menu, select the "preferences" option.

    • Open the privacy tab.

    • Select the option you want from the "block cookies" section.

    • Remember that certain functions and the full functionality of the Site may not be available after disabling the cookies.

If you wish not to be tracked by cookies, Google has developed a plugin to install in your browser that you can access the following link: & nbsp; .