What Are Cookies?
When you visit our website (barcelona.paradoxmuseum.com), it may store or retrieve information in your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Cookies are small data typically consisting of letters and numbers, downloaded on to a device when the user accesses the website. Thanks to cookies, the website remembers your actions while browsing. The information retrieved might be about you, your preferences or your device and is typically used to make the site work as you expect it. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.
Depending on their type, cookies perform functions to measure website traffic, record number of visitors, language, time of entry, geographic origin, device identifiers (e.g. operating system, screen resolution, etc.), keywords you used, sign-in attempts, etc. Other cookies are personal data and others are not. Some cookies are technically necessary, while others serve commercial and advertising purposes.
What Types of Cookies We Use?
There are various types of cookies, functional, technical, user identification, advertising, etc. First party cookies are installed from the website you visit and are readable only by it. Permanent cookies are those stored on your computer and are not automatically deleted once you close your browser. Session cookies are the ones which are deleted when you close your browser.
Every time you visit the website, you will be asked to accept or reject the cookies we use. If you consciously choose to accept them, this website will remember your preferences (such as username, language) for a certain period of time.
This website uses the following Cookies, namely:
- Strictly Necessary Cookies;
- Performance Cookies;
- Functionality Cookies;
- Advertising/Targeting Cookies and Similar Technologies.
- Strictly Necessary Cookies – These cookies are essential in order to enable you to navigate around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. These cookies don’t gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet. This category of cookies cannot be disabled.
- Functionality cookies – These cookies allow our site to remember the choices you make (such as your username, language, preferences, or region) to provide a more personalized online experience. These cookies collect information that may be anonymous but may also include personal information that you have disclosed. If you do not accept these cookies, the site’s performance and functionality may be affected, and access to content on the site may be restricted.
- Performance Cookies – These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, length of time spent on the site, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies you. All the information that these cookies collect is anonymous and is only used to improve how a website works.
- Advertising/Targeting cookies and Similar Technologies – These cookies are used to deliver advertisements more relevant to you but can also limit the number of times you see an advertisement and be used to chart the effectiveness of an ad campaign by tracking users’ clicks. They are usually placed by third-party advertising networks with a website operator’s permission but can be also placed by the operator. These cookies can remember that you have visited a website, and this information can be shared with other organizations, including other advertisers. Without these cookies, online advertisements you encounter will be less relevant to you and your interests.
Due to the nature and the way the internet works, as soon as you visit our website, our server records to log files your IP address, which is considered as personal data, even if we are unable to identify you on our own basis through this information.
In addition, our logs help us also record the type of browser and operating system you are using and other information about your online visit, such as the URL from which you reached our website, the date and time of your visit your visit.
These data are stored exclusively for the time necessary to ensure the security of networks, information and services from accidental events or illegal or malicious actions that compromise the availability, authenticity, integrity and confidentiality of the stored or transmitted data.
How to control or delete cookies through your browser
You may control and/or delete cookies at any time at your discretion. You can also delete all cookies that are already on your computer, as well as set up most browsers in a way that does not allow cookies to be installed. These settings are usually found in the “Options” or “Preferences” menu of your web browser. Otherwise, you should use the “Help” option in your web browser for more details, or you can click on one of the links below to go directly to the user manual for your browser:
Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org, www.allaboutcookies.org or https://cookiepedia.co.uk/ which contain general information about cookies and comprehensive information on how to modify the cookie settings on a wide variety of browsers and how to delete cookies from your computer. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone or tablet you will need to refer to your device manual.
Circulation and storage of data
Data concerning website users will not be stored for a longer period than the above mentioned for each cookie type except for any need of checking computer crimes damaging the website in compliance with applicable laws. No information coming from the web service will ever be either communicated or disseminated to unspecified recipients.
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For more information on cookies installed through this website, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last updated: March 24th, 2023