What are cookies?
They are small text files that sites visited by users send to their computer. The text memorises information that the site can read when the user visits the same site again.
Some cookies are necessary for the site to work properly; others are useful to visitors because they make browsing pages faster and easier. The advantage of having cookies installed on your computer is in browsing speed given that it is no longer necessary to provide the same information several times to access a site you have already visited.
The Data Protection Supervisor, in order of 8 May 2014 (published in the Official Gazette no.126 on 3 June 2014), defined two distinct micro-categories of cookies.
Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide that service”. (see article 122, paragraph 1, of the Code).
They are not used for other purposes and are usually installed directly by the web site owner or operator. They can be divided into:
- navigation or session cookies which guarantee the normal navigation and use of the website;
- aAnalytical cookies, treated as technical cookies where used directly by the site manager to collect information, in aggregate form, relating to the number of users and how the same use the site;
- functional cookies, enable the user to browse on the basis of selected criteria (for example language) in order to improve the service provided by the same.
This site does not use persistent cookies. Some anonymous data can be used by Google analytics, for further information on this type of cookie please refer directly to Google Analytics.
Google will use this information to trace and analyse website usage, to compile reports on activity on the site and to provide other services relating to the activity on the website and Internet usage. Google can give this information to third parties if it is legally obligated to do so and/or if third parties are processing the information on behalf of Google.
By using this website the user agrees to the processing of their personal data by Google using the methods and purposes mentioned above.
Third party cookies
This site sometimes uses in a non constant manner videos from YouTube and Vimeo, content from social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and in general on the basis of embeddable content of other platforms. Not being able to control the cookies these third party sites use we recommend you refer directly to every third party to have better control over these cookies. Below are some useful links to the cookie policies of the aforementioned third parties:
- Facebook https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
- Twitter https://twitter.com/privacy?lang=en
- Youtube https://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/privacy/
- Google+ http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/types/
- Vimeo https://vimeo.com/cookie_policy
- Linkedin https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie_policy
Block consent to install cookies on various browsers
You can delete all cookies installed in your browser’s cookie directory. Every browser has different procedures to manage settings. Click on the following links for specific instructions.
Microsoft Windows Explorer
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