Cookies Policy

The aim of cookies and similar tools is to improve the performance of the website. For this reason also Andrea Masi uses the cookies. The FAQ:

1. What Cookies are?

Cookies are small files sent from a website and placed on the user’s PC on the first access to a website in order to allow the websites to recognize the information and browsing activity during next login. We use the term “cookie” for all files that collect this kind of information.

Cookies have numerous functionalities e.g. remember the user names and preferences after the first access, analyse the performance of websites etc. Only some cookies collect personal information, such as “remember me” during identification. Most of them collect useful information for the website.

2. Types of Cookies?

Cookies used on this website refer to four main macro-categories:

a. Essential Cookies

Some cookies are essential for the use of a website, e.g. if during the process of identification and login the user disables cookies, the whole process will be blocked.

b. Performance Cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use the website. The collected information is anonymous and is used only to improve the performance of the website. This type of cookies provides statistics about how people use the website and identify errors that occur, so we can improve the website.

c. Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember the user’s preferences, such as identification data in order to provide enhanced and personalized features. For example, these cookies can be used to provide services requested by the user, such as viewing videos or sending a comment to a blog.

d. Targeting Cookies

These cookies are used to deliver content that best suits user’s interests without providing any personal information. These cookies remember the sites you visit, in order to determine which e-marketing channels are more efficient.

3. The Use of Cookies on this Website

The advertisers sometimes use their own cookies to deliver targeted advertisement by collecting the user’s information about access to various websites in order to present targeted ads while accessing our site.

If you reside in the European Union and you would like to receive more information about it please visit www.youronlinechoices.eu. If you reside in the United States, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/.

Moreover, on this website it is allowed to use cookies to third-parties for business needs, such as Google Analytics to monitor traffic on our website. Furthermore, we may use external cookies for market research, conversion tracking and improvement of functionality of the website as well as for copyright control.

4. Can a User Block Cookies?

As mentioned above, cookies help to make websites more efficient. On the first access on our website you will be informed that by proceeding browsing you agree to use cookies.

5. How to enable or disable cookies on your browser?

Google Chrome

1. Click the spanner icon on the browser toolbar.

2. Select Settings.

3. Click Show advanced settings.

4. In the “Privacy” section, click the Content settings button.

5. In the “Cookies” section, you can change the following cookies settings:

– Delete cookies
– Block cookies by default
– Allow cookies by default
– Make exceptions for cookies from specific websites or domains.

For more information on Google Chrome cookies, see the following page: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95647.

Microsoft Internet Explorer

1. At the top of the Internet explorer window, select Tools then Internet Options.

2. Select the Privacy tab.

3. Use the slider to select the level you require, details of each level will display when you select them:

– To allow cookies select: – Medium – Low – Accept All Cookies.
– To disable cookies use: – Block all cookies – High – Medium High

Find out more on the Microsoft help pages or http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/windows-vista/Block-or-allow-cookies.

Mozilla Firefox

1. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button (or Tools menu in Windows XP) and then click Options.

2. Select the Privacy panel.

3. Check mark Accept cookies from sites to enable Cookies, and uncheck it to disable them.

Find out more on the Mozilla Firefox help pages or http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies.

Opera

1. Select Settings on the browser menu window.

2. Select Quick Preferences.

3. to allow cookies: check “Enable Cookies”.

4. to disable cookies: uncheck “Enable Cookies”.

Find out more on the Opera help pages or http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/.

Safari su OSX

1. Choose Safari then Preferences.

2. Click Security.

3. In the Accept cookies section, specify if and when Safari should accept cookies from websites.

To see an explanation of the options, click the Help button. Find out more on the Apple support pages or http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/3.0/en/9277.html.

MANAGING COOKIES

TECHNICAL COOKIES

These cookies are necessary to provide the functioning of the website. For instance, technical cookies allow you to proceed through different pages of a website with a single login.

Saving preferences

These cookies allow remembering the preferences selected by the user while browsing; for example, allow a user to set the language.

Statistics and Measurement of the Audience

These cookies help to understand (through data collection in anonymous and aggregate form) how users interact with our website, by providing information on the visited sections, time spent on the website and possible malfunctions. This helps us to improve the performance of our website.

THIRD-PARTY COOKIES

Our suppliers can install cookies for the proper functioning of the services they provide. If you wish to have more information about the third-party cookies and to know how to disable them please see the tables below.

To know more about behavioral advertising as well as how to disable and enable the companies working with the websites managers in order to collect useful the information for the advertisement see http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices.

Technical Cookies for the Smooth Functioning of Third-party Service

These cookies allow us to monitor the performance of the website including the spam comments.
Below you can see the list of services used in the website and the links to their privacy policy pages.

Cookie

Descrizione

Tipo

Utilizzo

Privacy Policy

Google Maps System for the interactive map visualization Third-party Map

Link

Cookies for Statistics and Measurement of the Audience of Third-party

These cookies (web services of third party) provide anonymous/aggregated information on how visitors navigate on the site. Below you can see links to their privacy policy pages.

Cookie

Description

Type

Use

Privacy Policy

Google Analytics System of statistics Third-party Statistics Link

Profiling Cookies for Advertising and Remarketing

These cookies (advertising services of third party) are used in order to send advertising and personalized content information based on browsing history on the website. Below you can find the links to the respective pages of the privacy policy and consent form where you can disable the profiling cookies of third-party service.

Attention: please note that disabling profiling cookies does not mean that you will not receive ads while browsing on the website, but simply that the advertisement you see will not be selected according to your interests and therefore may result less important for you.

Cookies of Social Media

These third-party cookies are used to integrate some of the leading social media on the website. In particular, these cookies allow registration on the website using Facebook and Google, sharing and commenting the website on social media by enabling the “like” function on Facebook and the “+ 1” on G+.

Below see the links to their privacy policy pages.

Cookie

Description

Type

Use

Privacy Policy

Whatsapp System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Facebook System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Google Plus System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Twitter System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Linkedin System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Pinterest System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

Yahoo System of sharing Third-party Sharing

Link

For more information, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org.