What are cookies and why do we use them?
The website https://exceltic.com/ is the responsibility of EXCELTIC, S.L. with registered office at Calle de los Hermanos García Noblejas 41 1ºPlanta 28037 Madrid and e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are cookies?
A «cookie» is a small file that is stored on the user's computer, tablet, smartphone or any other device with information about browsing.
Cookies help us to improve the quality of our website.
Cookies are essential for the functioning of the Internet, providing countless advantages, facilitating the navigation and usability of our website, and in no case can cookies damage your computer. On the other hand, the fact that they are active helps us to know the performance of the website, what we should modify and the problems that may arise.
What kind of information is stored?
Cookies do not usually store sensitive information about you, such as credit card or bank details, photographs, your ID card or personal information, etc. The data they store is of a technical nature, personal preferences, personalisation of content, etc. The web server does not associate you as a person but your web browser. In fact, if you usually browse with Internet Explorer and try browsing the same website with Firefox or Chrome you will see that the web does not realise that you are the same person because it is actually associating the browser, not the person.
What types of cookies are there?
- According to the entity that manages them
- Own cookies: are those that are sent to your computer from our own computers or domains and from which we provide the service you request.
- Third party-cookies: are those that are sent to your computer from a computer or domain that is not managed by us, but by another collaborating entity. For example, those used by social networks, or external content such as Google Maps.
- Depending on the length of time they remain activated
- Session cookies: are temporary cookies that remain in the cookie file of your browser until you leave the website, so none of them are stored on your computer's hard drive. The information obtained through these cookies is used to analyse web traffic patterns. Ultimately, this allows us to provide a better experience to improve the content and make it easier to use.
- Persistent cookies: are stored on your hard drive and are read by our website each time you make a new visit. A permanent cookie has a specific expiry date. The cookie will stop working after that date or when you delete it. We generally use these cookies to facilitate shopping and registration services.
- According to their purpose
- Necessary Cookies: are those that help make a website usable by enabling basic functions such as page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
- Technical cookies: are those that allow the user to browse through a website, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist on it, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing restricted access areas, remembering the elements that make up an order, carrying out the purchase process of an order, making the application for registration or participation in an event, using security elements during browsing, storing content for the broadcasting of videos or sound or sharing content through social networks.
- Personalisation cookies: are those that allow the user to access the service with some general characteristics predefined according to a series of criteria in the user's terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which the user accesses the service, the regional configuration from where the user accesses the service, etc.
- Analytics cookies: are those that allow the Editor of the same, the monitoring and analysis of the behaviour of users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and for the elaboration of browsing profiles of the users of these sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the data on the use made by the users of the service.
- Advertising Cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included on a website, application or platform from which it provides the requested service based on criteria such as the edited content or the frequency at which the advertisements are displayed.
- Behavioural advertising cookies: are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the publisher has included on a website, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These cookies store information on the behaviour of users obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed to display advertising based on the same, based on an automated decision.
Purpose of each of the cookies used
Below we detail the cookies used on our website and their purpose.
|exceltic.com||_ga||HTTP||Statistics||It records a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website||2 years|
|exceltic.com||_gat||HTTP||Statistics||Used by Google Analytics to monitor request rate||1 day|
|exceltic.com||_gid||HTTP||Statistics||It records a unique ID that is used to generate statistical data about how the visitor uses the website||1 day|
|careers.exceltic.com||ASP.NET_SessionId||HTTP||Necessary||Retain user statuses for all requests on the page||Session|
|careers.exceltic.com||ASPSESSIONID#||HTTP||Necessary||Retain user statuses for all requests on the page||Session|
|cdn.syndication.twimg.com||Lang||HTTP||Preferences||It remembers the language selected by a user to display a web page||Session|
|twitter.com||__widgetsettings||HTML||Marketing||Used by Twitter to keep statistics||Persistent|
|HTML||Marketing||The cookie is used in connection with the local storage function in the browser. This function allows the website to load faster by preloading certain procedures||Persistent|
|doubleclick.net||IDE||HTML||Marketing||Used by Google DoubleClick to record and report on user actions on the website after viewing or clicking on one of the advertiser's ads for the purpose of measuring the effectiveness of an ad and presenting targeted ads to the user||1 year|
|doubleclick.net||test_cookie||HTTP||Marketing||Used to check whether the user's browser supports cookies||1 year|
|youtube.com||GPS||HTTP||Marketing||Registers a unique ID on mobile devices to enable GPS geo-location tracking||1 day|
|youtube.com||PREF||HTML||Marketing||It records a unique ID used by Google to maintain statistics on how YouTube videos are used by visitors on different websites.||8 months|
|HTTP||Marketing||Cookie that tracks the visited videos embedded in the website.||179 days|
|youtube.com||YSC||HTTP||Marketing||Cookie that measures the number of video views made by the user in order to keep statistics.||Session|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-cast-installed||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Session|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-connected-devices||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Persistent|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-device-id||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Persistent|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-fast-check-period||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Session|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-session-app||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Session|
|youtube.com||yt-remote-session-name||HTML||Marketing||Logs user's video player preferences when watching embedded YouTube videos||Session|
How we obtain your consent to set cookies and how you can revoke it
How to revoke or disable cookies in the browser
Most browsers now allow the user to configure whether and which cookies to accept. These settings are usually found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your browser.
These are the instructions for setting cookies in the main browsers:
- Chrome: Settings > Show advanced options > Privacy > Content settings. For more information, you can consult Google support or the browser's Help.
- Firefox: Tools > Options > Privacy > History > Custom Settings. For more information, you can consult Mozilla support or the browser's Help.
- Internet Explorer: Tools > Internet Options > Privacy > Settings. For more information, you can consult Microsoft support or the browser's Help.
- Safari: Preferences > Security. For more information, you can consult Apple support or browser Help.
Last modified: 23 October 2019