Cookies and other technologies
Cookies will be stored on the device – computer, smartphone or tablet – when users visit this website, according to the purposes described. Cookies are small text files, which are stored on hard drive in connection with the browser software and collect specific information that the website is able to read in the moment in which it is seen at a later time. Cookies cannot execute programmes or transmit viruses to users’ computer. They simply serve the purpose of making the overall internet offering more user-friendly and effective. There are various types of cookie, depending on their characteristics and functions, and these may remain stored on the computer or mobile device for different periods of time:
Session cookies: they are stored on the device for purely technical and functional requirements, for the transmission of session identifiers required to enable a safe and efficient site; they are deleted at the end of the session when the browser is closed.
Persistent cookies: they remain stored on device’s hard drive until they expire or cancellation. Users have the option to delete all stored cookies at any time via the setting options of the browser.
Own cookies: they are generated and managed directly by the manager of the website where user is navigating.
Third party cookies: they are generated and managed by persons other than the manager of the website where user is navigating.
This website uses first-party technical cookies, third-party cookies and other similar technologies, as described below.
Technical cookies are cookies enabling users to browse on the website or to enjoy its basic features. These cookies are installed automatically on device as a result of the access to the website and do not require any specific consent. Technical cookies used by the website include:
Navigation cookies: they guarantee normal navigation and use of the website, through different options or service.
Functional Cookies: they are used to save preferences and facilitate the browsing experience based on a set of selected criteria (for example, language, browser type, etc.); they also memorise certain settings such as language selection and cookies consent.
Displaying content from external platforms
These services allow content hosted on external platforms to be viewed directly from the pages of this website and also allow interaction with them. In the case where a service of this type is installed, it is possible, even in the case where users not use the service, for it to collect traffic data relating to the pages in which it is installed. In particular:
Users’ choices, including Opt-Outs
Users can manage cookie preferences directly from within the browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing them. Through browser settings users can also delete cookies installed in the past, including the cookie which possibly saves the consent to the installation of cookies by this website. It is important to note that disabling all cookies, the operation of this website may be compromised. More information about how to manage cookies in your browser at the following addresses:
Microsoft Windows Explorer
Notwithstanding the above, users may use Your Online Choices, an online service provided by EDAA (European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance) through which it is possible to opt-out of cookies from companies that participate in the EDAA’s opt-out scheme, or NAI Consumer Opt Out, provided by NAI (Network Advertising Initiative).