Information about cookies
Draft updated 28 January 2020
Cookies: small text files stored on the hard drive or memory of computers which access or visit the pages of certain websites, so that user preferences may be known when reconnecting. The cookies stored on the user's hard drive cannot read the data contained therein, access personal information or read cookies created by other providers.
Data: the information obtained through the user's terminal equipment by data storage and retrieval devices (cookies and others).
Terminal equipment: the device from which the user accesses the service, such as a personal computer, mobile phone, tablet, etc., and from which information is obtained.
Editor: any entity providing information society services to the website owner, which may be accessed by a user and for which cookies are used. All companies indicated in the “Legal Notice” will be an editor on this website.
User: the recipient, an individual, who accesses the service provided by an editor, being able to differentiate between a registered and unregistered user.
What kind of cookies are there?
According to the entity which manages them:
Own cookies: these are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by its editor and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
Third party cookies: these are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain which is not managed by its editor, but by another entity which processes the data obtained through cookies.
According to its purpose:
Technical cookies: these allow the user to navigate a web page, platform or application and the use of the different options or services therein, including those the editor uses to permit management and operation of the web page and enable its functions and services.
Preference or customisation cookies: these permit the recall of information so that the user accesses the service with certain characteristics which can differentiate their experience from that of other users, such as the language or number of results to be displayed when the user performs a search, etc.
Analytical or measurement cookies: these allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyse the behaviour of users of the websites to which they are linked, including the quantification of the impact of advertising. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of website, application or platform activity, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of the usage data from service users.
Behavioural advertising cookies: those which store user behaviour information obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which permits the development of a specific profile upon which to base the display of advertising.
According to the length of time they remain active:
Session cookies: these are designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a page. They are usually used to store information which is stored only for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of products purchased) and then disappears at the end of the session.
Persistent cookies: these are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and may be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years.
What type of cookies do we use at www.ohmybox.es?
Operation and customisation cookies
PHPSESSID: this is a technical cookie which is necessary for the operation of the web back office, and allows session variables to be saved on the server, although it does not affect the user.
Google Analytics Cookies
Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google, Llc, a Delaware company with its main office is at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, The United States ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies," which are text files located on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be directly transmitted and archived by Google on servers in the United States. This involves an international data transfer, although Google Llc is a certified entity under the EU-US Privacy Shield, as shown at the following link: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active
The cookies used for this purpose on our website are as follows (information on purpose is provided by Google on its "Developers" page):
This cookie has a duration of 30 minutes from the configuration or update.
__utmc: configured to interact with urchin.js. It checks if the session should be kept open or a new session should be created. This is a session cookie which expires at the end of the browser session.
__utmt: this cookie is used to define the type of user request and to establish statistics on the use of pages, to segment geographic data, and collect information related to links and conversions.
It is deleted when you leave the website or close the browser.
For more information about Google Analytics cookies:
How are cookies disabled?
The manner in which the user can disable cookies will depend on the browser or browsers they use. All browsers allow you to change settings related to cookies. Below we indicate the links to each browser:
- Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/es/kb/habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-sitios-web-rastrear-preferencias?redirectlocale=es&redirectslug=habilitar-y-deshabilitar-cookies-que-los-sitios-we
- Internet Explorer: https://support.microsoft.com/es-es/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies
- Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=es
- Safari: https://support.apple.com/es-es/HT201265
Link to Google privacy policies: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/61416?co=GENIE.Platform%3DAndroid&hl=es
Link to Android related help: https://support.google.com/android/?hl=es#topic=7313011
What are the consequences of disabling cookies?
In the event that the user prevents the activation of cookies or deactivates them if previously authorised, this may affect the operation of certain features of the website, such as information about initial acceptance of the cookie notice may not be saved, so it will be shown again at the next visit.
Similarly, we will not be able to obtain information about user navigation through our website, which will prevent or hinder the improvement of information and content we publish, as well as its presentation.
Cookies on social networks where OH MY BOX! has a profile
Users are informed that on social networks where OH MY BOX! has a profile, cookies are also used which transcend control by OH MY BOX! We provide information below about the cookies used on each of these social networks.
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
- Twitter: https://help.twitter.com/es/rules-and-policies/twitter-cookies
- LinkedIn+: https://www.linkedin.com/legal/cookie-policy?trk=uno-reg-guest-home-cookie-policy
Changes or updates to our cookies policies
It is possible that the structure and functionalities of this website are modified to add new sections, services or contents, which may mean that the use and, therefore, our cookies are modified. Subsequently, we recommend that users check the published cookie policies each time they access our website in case there have been changes since their last visit.