WHAT COOKIES ARE
Cookies are small text files that the sites visited by users send to their terminals, where they are stored to be re-transmitted to the same sites during subsequent visits. Cookies are used for different purposes, have different features, and can be used either by the owner of the site you are visiting, or by third parties.
Below you will find all the information on cookies installed through this site, and the necessary instructions on how to manage your preferences regarding them.
The Data Controller of this website is MYLIGHT DIAMONDS S.r.l. – Palazzo Guarini – Corso Garibaldi 94 – 47121 Forlì (FC) – Italia.
Technical cookies are used for the sole purpose of transmitting communications to an electronic communication network.
These are not used for any further purposes and they are normally installed directly by the owner or the manager of the website.
These can be divided into browsing or session cookies, which guarantee normal navigation and use of the website (making it possible for example, to make purchases or be authenticated in order to access reserved areas); analytics cookies, assimilated by the technical cookies where they are used directly by the manager of the website to collect information, in an associated form, about the number of users and the manner in which they visit the website; functional cookies, that allow the user to navigate in relation to a series of selected criteria (for example, the language or the products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided.
Profiling cookies are used to create profiles of the users and are used for sending advertising messages according to the preferences shown by the same during their online navigation. Due to their particular invasiveness with regard to the users’ private life, the regulation requires that users be adequately informed about the use of the same and are thus required to express their valid consent.
FEATURES OF COOKIES USED BY THIS WEBSITE
For each type of cookie is described:
Name of the cookie
Function explained by the cookie
Indication if the cookie is first-party or third-party
Below there are the instructions on how to block cookies. Please note that any blocking of technical cookies could compromise the functionality of this website.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
This site may contain links or references for access to other websites, for example Facebook, Twitter, Instagram e Linkedin.
The following list illustrates the cookies currently used and their purpose:
It is activated at the access to the web page to communicate the status data through a temporary cookie and is removed when you leave the site. It doesn’t store any kind of personal identifiable information.
The website uses Google Analytics. The cookies placed by Google Analytics are used to gather information on the use of the site by visitors in order to improve it. Google Analytics cookies collect information anonymously.
Typically, this cookie is written in the browser at the time of the first visit to the site from that particular browser. If the cookie has been deleted by the browser operator and then the browser visits the site again, a new cookie _utma is written and marked with another unique ID. This cookie is used to establish unambiguously who are the visitors of the site are and is updated at each page view. Moreover, it is marked by a unique ID that Google Analytics uses as an additional measure of protection to ensure both the validity and the accessibility of the cookie.
This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session with the site. When a user views a site page, the Google Analytics code attempts to update the cookie. If it does not find it, it writes a new one and establishes a new session. Whenever a user visits another page of the site, the cookie is updated with a 30-minute expiration, thus continuing a one-time session of the user’s activity at 30-minute intervals. The cookie expires when a user pauses on a page of the site for more than 30 minutes. To change the default length of a user session, you can use the _setSessionCookieTimeout method.
This cookie was used by the ga.js tracking code to determine the session status.
This cookie stores information on the referral used by the visitor to reach the site, for example a direct method, a referral link, a search within the site or a campaign such as an advertisement or a link in an e-mail message. It is used to calculate search engine traffic, advertising campaigns and page navigation within the site. The cookie is updated at every page view within the site.
This cookie stores information to determine the type of the request. It lasts 10 minutes.
To disable Google Analytics cookies visit this page: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
Google Inc. provides a plugin for some browsers that prevents detection of the cookies of Google Analytics service. For more information visit the link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=it
HOW CAN YOU CHECK COOKIES?
If you don’t want that websites store cookies in your electronic device, you can block all or some cookies or even delete cookies already set from the device.
How to delete from the electronic device already set cookies?
You can change your browser settings so you can accept or decline the storage of cookies or delete those stored on your hard drive. Most browsers allow users to control most cookies by changing their settings.
If you want more information on the possibilities to change your browser settings, on the display and management of cookies already set in the device or on the elimination of cookies, consult the website at: www.aboutcookies.org – section “How to delete cookies “.
To see how you can disable cookies, depending on the browser used (Internet Explorer, Mozilla, Safari, Chrome) you can also visit the following pages:
Internet Explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9