At Teka, we comply with regulations on 'cookies' (Law 34/2002, of July 11, on information society services and electronic commerce (LSSI), which transposes Directive 2009/136/CE (electronic commerce), also known as the 'Cookies Directive' into Spanish legislation) and the EU Directive on privacy in electronic communications. In this guide we use the term 'cookies' to refer to the 'cookies' and other similar technologies included in the EU Directive on privacy in electronic communications.
What is a 'cookie'?
'Cookies' are small text files created when you visit a website and which include data. They are logged on the computer of the visitor in order to grant the user access to different functions. Both session and permanent cookies are used on our sites. A 'session cookie' is temporarily stored on the memory of the computer while the visitor browses the website. This cookie is deleted when the user closes their browser or after a certain period of time has elapsed (which means that the session has expired). A 'permanent cookie' remains on the visitor's computer until it is deleted.
Why do we use 'cookies'?
Cookies are used to adapt web content to the preferences of users and optimize the use of websites. They are also used to produce statistics that help to gain an understanding of the ways in which the visitor uses the website to enable improvements to be made to the structure and the content. Any personal information collected with cookies is collected with the sole purpose of carrying out specific functions for the user. Such information is encoded to avoid it being accessed by unauthorized persons.
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