What is a cookie?
Cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize to user. The user’s browser memorizes cookies on the hard drive only during the current session, occupying a minimum memory space and not harming the computer. Cookies do not contain any kind of specific personal information, and most of them are deleted from the hard drive at the end of the browser session (so-called session cookies).
Most browsers accept cookies as standard and, regardless of them, allow or prevent temporary or memorized cookies in the security settings.
What types of cookies does this website use?
This website uses third-party analytical cookies that collect information, for statistical purposes, on the use of the site by the user. They allow us to evaluate your use of the website and its general activity in order to understand, optimize and improve the use of the website.
In our case, for this purpose we use the Google Analytics tool, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a company from Delaware, United States, with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043.
You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the browser options installed on your computer.
All browsers offer the user the ability to search for and view the cookies installed by a certain website, obtain information regarding their duration and the possibility of eliminating them, as indicated in the following paragraph. Below are a series of informative links on this question from the most used browsers:
To restrict or block cookies, you must modify the configuration of the browser you use on your terminal (computer, Smartphone, Tablet …). In general, browsers offer the following configuration options in relation to the installation or not of cookies:
That the browser reject all cookies. In this case, no cookie from any web page would be installed on your terminal.
That the browser notify you before the installation of the cookie occurs so that you can decide whether or not to accept the installation of the same.
That the browser only rejects third-party cookies from the websites you visit, but not those used by the website you are browsing.
The option of browsing in private mode, by means of which cookies are installed on the terminal but are automatically deleted once browsing the web page is finished:
PROYECTO GENUS may modify its Cookies Policy to adapt it to new legislation or to the instructions of the Spanish Agency for Data Protection.