Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small text file (a few bytes) exchanged between a website and its browser. It is normally used by the website operator to store information needed to improve navigation within the website.

We want you to be well informed about how we use these technologies, so in this section we will explain how they work and what options you have regarding their use.

The types of cookies that are used on this site are as follows:

Browsing cookies

From the first time you log in, cookies allow the site to function properly and allow you to view content on your device, recognizing the language and market of the country from which you have chosen to connect. If you are a registered user, they will allow them to recognize you and access the services offered in the dedicated areas. Navigation cookies are technical cookies and are necessary for the operation of the site.

Functional cookies

This type of cookie allows the site to recognize you each time you access the site. They allow to offer a better and personalized service. For example, they remember that: the user no longer wants to view the popup capture email; whether he or she left a comment on the blog or an article; voting on an article.

Functional cookies are not essential to the operation of the site, but they improve the quality and experience of navigation.

Analytical cookies

These cookies are used by third parties and the internal search engine and are used to: collect data in an anonymous and aggregate form; process statistical analysis on how users navigate the site through computers, the number of pages visited; process the number of clicks made on a page while browsing the site, as well as reports on demographic data (such as gender, age and interests).

They are used to collect data on how visitors (not just those who are registered) use the site and thus allow us to improve its appearance and navigation.

Social cookies

These cookies are necessary to allow your social account to interact with our site.

They are used, for example, to let you express your appreciation and share it with your social friends. Social network cookies are not necessary for browsing.

For more information on social networks’ cookie usage policies, you can consult their respective privacy and cookie policies:

Facebook

Google+

LinkedIn

Display advertising cookies

For display advertisements on our Site we sometimes use independent advertising companies.

These companies may recognize or place a specific cookie on your computer or mobile device. These cookies (so-called third-party cookies) are used to send you the ads that are most relevant to you and most responsive to your interests. They are also used to limit the frequency with which an ad is served to you, as well as to help measure the effectiveness of an advertising campaign. They store that you have visited a site and this information is shared with other organizations, such as advertising companies.

Google Analytics features implemented based on display advertising (e.g. remarketing, Google Display Network impression reports, DoubleClick Campaign Manager integration or Google Analytics demographic and interest data reports and also those provided by third parties).

Using Ad Settings, visitors can turn off Google Analytics for display advertising and customize ads for the Google Display Network.

Google and third-party marketing/retargeting cookies

These cookies are used by third-party vendors that allow you to display banner ads on other affiliate sites, showing you the latest products you’ve looked at on the site. To carry out this promotional activity, we use both proprietary cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies.

“Third-party” cookies fall under the direct and exclusive responsibility of the respective one.

Ways of choosing and managing cookies

Most browsers also provide the ability to manage cookies in a way that respects users’ preferences.

We point you below to pages on which to learn more about this for the most popular browsers:

Firefox

Internet Explorer

Chrome

Safari

To disable third-party cookies, you can also visit or Your Online Choices at.

To opt out of receiving interest-based ads linked to an ad identifier on a mobile or tablet device, please configure the corresponding setting on your device (usually placed between the “privacy” or “ads” settings on your device).

You will continue to see advertisements on your device, but they will not be tailored to your interests.

To disable the use of mobile device ID for targeted advertising, you can also visit the site