What are they?
A cookie is a small text file which is downloaded to the user’s equipment in order to store data, which can only be updated and recovered by the organisation responsible for installing it.
A cookie is not an executable programme or file, which means it cannot contain software of any kind.
Why are the useful?
Cookies are used to store information about users: their language preferences, browser, web configuration, etc.
With this information, a website can also analyse the use made by users of the website so it can offer a better service.
The data obtained from this analysis is anonymous and is processed as statistical, not personal, data.
Analytical cookies: these obtain information about the use made of the website.
Social cookies: these allow the use of external social networks (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.).
Technical cookies: strictly necessary for browsing and using the website.
Our sites can also include links to social networks. Toro Equipment does not control the cookies used by these external websites. If you wish to obtain more information about the privacy policies of these social networks and other outside websites, we advise you to check their own cookies policies:
- Remarketing: We use analytical data and the DoubleClick cookie to serve our Google Adwords advertisements on third-party websites, based on previous visits by the user to our website.
- Visitors to the website may opt to exclude themselves from the DoubleClick cookie by visiting the Google cookie disabling page or they can opt not to allow monitoring with Google Analytics by visiting the Google Analytics Disabling page de Google Analytics.
- Google has more information available about its remarketing privacy, Policies and Restrictions.
- Google+ Google maps y local: test_cookie, NID, OTZ, PREF, ID de canal, khcookie, GAPS, GALX. Their purposes are described on the Google Cookies page.
- Twitter: guest_id, (Google analytics _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz), original_referer y _twitter_sess. Their purposes are described on the Twitter privacy page.
- YouTube: – Flash data: This is a special case because its domain is s.ytimg.com, but it originates from YouTube videos using Flash. ytimg.com is synonymous with “YouTube image”. YouTube images as miniatures and icons come from this domain. When we upload a video to YouTube, YouTube puts up an image of a section of the video and that image will be the one always seen until the video is played. At the same time it leaves the Flash cookie settings.sol, which stores our preferences if we right-click on the video More information.
Web browsers generally allow cookie use to be managed. Cookie configuration can be altered at any time by configuring your browser. If you reject all cookies you may not be allowed to use certain website services. Below we list links to information from the manufacturers of devices and browsers about cookie management in their products:
- Microsoft Internet Explorer:
- Google Chrome:
- Apple Safari:
● Edit > Preferences > Privacy > Block cookies (select “always”).
- Mozilla Firefox:
● Menu > More > Settings > Privacy settings.
- Apple Safari (iOS):
● Settings > Safari > Privacy and security.
- Microsoft Windows Phone:
Changes to the cookies policy
If you would like further information you can contact us using our e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org