The cookies are small text files downloaded on the user device when he visit a web site. At each successive visit the cookies are sent back to the web site who created them (first-party cookies) or another site that recognize them (third-party cookies). The cookies are useful because allow a site to recognize the user device. They have different purposes like, for example, allowing navigating between pages efficiently, remembering favorite sites and, in general, improve the browsing experience. They also help to ensure that the advertising content displayed online is more targeted to the user and his interests. Depending on the function and purpose of use, cookies can be divided into technical, profiling and third-party cookies.
Note that by default most web browsers accept automatically all the cookies. Visitors / users can still change the default configuration.
As stated above, disabling or deleting cookies may preclude optimal use of some areas of the site or compromise the use of the services under authentication. Many of the cookies used are automatically deleted from the user’s computer hard disk at the end of each browsing session (from which the name “session cookie”). There are cookies that remain on the hard drive. Their stay is long enough (could be a few years) for reasons of greater convenience. After the first visit on the site, the system will be able to recognize in each subsequent visit that the user was already on that site and will therefore retrieved requests and favorite data of the user (long-term cookies). These cookies allow the user to not reenter his password or fill in forms at each new access. Cookies can also be turned off by selecting the corresponding parameters in the specific browser options. It should be noted, however, that in this way the user will not able to take full advantage of some features of the website.
In addition, cookies may be specific to the site (used, for example, to know the number of pages viewed within the site itself) or third-party (that are generated by other sites to deliver content on the site the user is visiting). This site may use third-party anonymous cookies to dynamically and, in an advanced mode, manage the delivery of advertisements. The most popular browsers provide the ability to block only third-party cookies, accepting only those specific to the site. In addition, some companies that create cookies on other sites offer the ability to disable and / or terminate in simple and immediate ways only their own cookies, even when they are anonymous or do not involve the registration of personal identification data (such as, for example, the IP address).
Cookies entered for aggregate analysis of site visits
How to disable cookies
The majority of Internet browsers are initially set to accept cookies automatically. The user can change these settings to block cookies or to warn that cookies are sent to the user device. There are several ways to manage cookies. User can refer to the help screen of his browser to find out how to adjust or change the settings. In case of different devices (e.g., computer, smartphone, tablet, etc.), User must ensure that each browser on each device is adjusted to reflect the cookies preferences.
We remind you, however, that disabling navigation or functional cookies can cause the bad operation of the site and / or limit the service that we offer.
For third-party cookies, eventually used in this site, you can find below a link where you can eventually disable them. To learn more on cookies and how to handle your preferences about third-party profiling cookies we also invite you to visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com.
These essential cookies cannot be disabled using the functions of this website. In general, cookies can be disabled completely in the user browser at any time.
Below, for each technical cookie we report the name, purpose and cookies names
|Consent||This cookie track if user has accepted or not use of the different kind of cookies on this site.||cookieConsent|
|ShareThis||This cookie identifies to ShareThis that we are using the Share This widget.||__unam|
Profiling cookies, using the words of the Italian Data Protection Authority (DPA), are “designed to create profiles of users and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences shown by the same user while surfing the net”. For these cookies a suitable information and a request for consent is necessary, because both the DPA and Europe consider them invasive of the privacy of users.
This site do not use profiling cookies
Below, for each third-party cookies on this site, we report the name, purpose, the third party name that retains the information and the link to its website.
Google AdSense’s banners, also, can further install cookies from third parties and generally corresponding to the ad networks that use the AdSense circuit for exposure of their commercials. The operator of this website can not block in advance such cookies as it has no direct control over their installation. If the visitor does not wish to install these cookies or want to delete those already written, he/she can follow the instructions for his/her web browser by clicking on the relevant link:
|Analytics||We use the information obtained by the limited and anonymized monitoring, to improve the content of the website, in order to improve the navigation paths within the site. This information, for example, help us to understand the number of pages viewed, the search engine sources and the keywords used.||_ga
|Youtube||We use embedded videos in our site from YouTube. YouTube sets these cookies to record anonymous plays of these videos.||GEUP
|ShareThis||We use ShareThis to enable you to easily share links via email and social networks. ShareThis sets these cookies when you click the ‘sharing’ button in the menu bar of our site.||_stacxiommap
|Disqus||Disqus set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Disqus comment box. While we have no control over the cookies set by Disqus, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information to measure the number and behavior of Disqus users, including information that links your visits to this website with your Google, Facebook, Twitter or Disqus account if you are signed in to one. This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Disqus, in which case it is linked to your Disqus, Google, Twitter and Facebook accounts.||__jid