2. What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files sent to a browser from a web server to record user activity on a website, so that this information can be retrieved later during navigation on the different pages that are connected to the server that is being used. installed them.
3. What information does a cookie store?
Cookies usually store technical information, personal preferences, content customization, usage statistics, links to social networks, access to user accounts, etc. In no case does it store sensitive information about the user, such as credit card numbers, bank details, etc.
4. Types of cookies
Next, a classification of cookies is made according to a series of categories. However, it is necessary to take into account that the same cookie may be included in more than one category.
4.1 According to the entity that manages them
- Own cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s computer / device from a computer managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided.
- Third-party cookies: These are those that are sent to the user’s computer / device from a computer that is not managed by the publisher, but by another entity that processes the data obtained through cookies.
In the event that cookies are installed from a computer managed by the publisher it self but the information collected through them is managed by a third party, they are not considered their own cookies.
4.2 According to the period of time they remain activated
According to the period of time that they remain activated in the computer / device we can distinguish:
- Session cookies: They are a type of cookie designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that is only interesting to keep for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion.
- Persistent cookies: These are a type of cookie in which the data is still stored on the user’s computer and can be accessed and processed for a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
4.3 According to its purpose
Depending on the purpose for which the data obtained through cookies is processed, we can distinguish between:
- Necessary cookies: They are those that activate the basic functions and allow the user to navigate and use the different options or services offered on the website.
- Preference cookies: These are cookies that allow information to be remembered so that the user can access the service with certain characteristics that can differentiate their experience from that of other users, such as language.
- Statistical cookies: They are those that are used to analyze user behavior on the website. Thus allowing understanding how visitors interact with the website by gathering and providing information anonymously.
- Marketing cookies: They are those that allow the management of advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included on the website. The intention is to show relevant and attractive ads for the individual user.
- Social cookies: They are necessary for external social networks (Facebook, Google, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, etc …). Its function is to control the interaction with social plugins within the page.
- Unclassified Cookies: Unclassified cookies are cookies for which we are still in the process of classifying, along with individual cookie providers.
5. What types of cookies does this website use and for what? (Third / Own)
On this website both own and third party cookies are used.
We recommend that the user read the general conditions and the cookies policy of the third parties.
Below you will find a table with all the cookies used on this website.
This cookies enable basic functions and are necessary for the proper function of the website.
Name Borlabs Cookie Provider Owner of this website Purpose Saves the visitors preferences selected in the Cookie Box of Borlabs Cookie. Cookie Name borlabs-cookie Cookie Expiry 1 Year
Statistics cookies collect information anonymously. This information helps us to understand how our visitors use our website.
The user can change the settings at any time by clicking on the following button:
7. Enable / disable cookies
If the user does not want cookies to be stored in their browser or prefers to personalize in those cases, they can be configured in the options of their browser. Specifically, the user can normally accept any of the following options:
- Reject cookies from certain domains;
- Reject third-party cookies;
- Accept cookies as non-persistent (they are deleted when the browser is closed);
- Allow the server to create cookies for a different domain.
To allow, know, block or eliminate the cookies installed on your computer, you can do so by configuring the options of the browser that you have installed.
Below we offer links where you will find information on how you can configure your preferences in the main browsers:
- Google Chrome https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en
- Mozilla Firefox https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer
- Microsoft Edge https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/delete-and-manage-cookies-168dab11-0753-043d-7c16-ede5947fc64d
- Safari https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/manage-cookies-and-website-data-sfri11471/mac
8. Warning about deleting cookies
Please note that our website may not function properly if all cookies are disabled.
If cookies are deleted in the user’s browser, they will be placed after their consent when they visit our website again.