Cookies and other similar techniques (such as local shared objects or flash cookies, web beacons bugs, etc.), are text files, images or routines that the website being accessed installs or executes on the computer or device (PC , Smartphone, Tablet, etc.) of the user to record the user's browsing activity.
In this sense, they refer to any type of data storage and retrieval device that is used on a user's terminal equipment in order to store information and retrieve information already stored, with the general objective of improving the browsing experience. user.
Most browsers automatically accept "cookies" but it is also possible to configure them for non-acceptance or blocking. If they are deactivated, the user will be able to browse the web, but in order to make a purchase at LOTUS-WATCHES.COM it will be essential that the browser accept the so-called "session cookies", which exist only while staying on LOTUS-WATCHES.COM, disappearing if close the browser.
We classify the cookies that can be found on the web according to the criteria:
a) By the entity that manages them:
Own cookies: These are those that are sent to the user's terminal equipment from a computer or domain managed by the editor itself and from which the service requested by the user is provided. Example: these cookies help, for example, to save the user's configuration (language and version of LOTUS-WATCHES.COM from which he navigates) so that, on his next visits, he accesses the same version. In addition, they allow you to manage the shopping cart and keep the products added to it while browsing our pages.
b) For its Duration:
Session cookies: They are a type of cookies designed to collect and store data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to store information that is only interested in keeping for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (eg a list of products purchased). We mainly use session cookies, which are removed from the hard drive when the browser is closed. These cookies are useful to manage, for example, the list of products that the user is going to purchase.
Persistent cookies: They are a type of cookies in which the data is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, which can range from a few minutes to several years. We also use persistent cookies that are stored on the user's hard drive for a longer time. The main objective of these cookies is to adjust navigation to the interests and desires of the client and thus offer them comfort when browsing the website.
c) For its Purpose:
Technical or functional cookies: They are those that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and use the different options or services that exist in it, such as controlling traffic and the communication of data, identify the session, access parts of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the process of purchasing an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during browsing, storing content for broadcasting videos or sound or sharing content through social networks.
Personalization cookies: They are those that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user's terminal, such as the language, the type of browser through which you access the service, the regional configuration from where you access the service, etc. Example: if it is the user himself who chooses those characteristics (for example, if he selects the language of a website), cookies will be exempt from the obligations of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (LSSI) as it is considered a service expressly requested by the user, and this as long as the cookies exclusively obey the selected purpose.
Analysis cookies: These are those that allow the person responsible for them to monitor and analyze the behavior of the users of the websites to which they are linked. The information collected through this type of cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, application or platform and to create navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements in function of the analysis of the usage data made by the users of the service. For the treatment of data collected through analysis cookies, LOTUS-WATCHES.COM applies as a policy obtaining informed consent for its use.
Advertising cookies: They are those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which it provides the requested service based on criteria such as edited content or how often ads are displayed. Within these we would have, those of behavioral advertising that would be those that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included in a web page, application or platform from which provides the requested service. and that store information on the behavior of users obtained through the continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows a specific profile to be developed to display advertising based on it.
Note: regarding the cookies introduced through remarketing (such as in display ads), the purpose of which is to show LOTUS-WATCHES.COM ads on other web pages, depending on the products that the user have seen during previous navigations, LOTUS-WATCHES.COM declares that it does not allow third-party companies to collect personal information about LOTUS-WATCHES.COM users, guaranteeing, in any case, the confidentiality of personal data and that these will not be used by other web pages or marketing databases.
When accessing the LOTUS-WATCHES.COM website for the first time, a message will appear informing about the use of own and / or third-party cookies along with their purpose (functional, personalization, analytics, advertising), warning that If you want to use the website with all the functionalities, it is essential to accept its use
Through the option "Show details", the user will be able to obtain complete information about the cookies used, setting preferences and activating / deactivating the use of some of them.
Cookies are only associated with a code (ID) that identifies the device and browser used on each visit, so they do not provide references that allow the deduction of other personal data of the user.
In the cookies that we use, we do not store sensitive personal identification information such as your address, your password, your credit or debit card details, etc.
To restrict, block or delete Cookies from this website, you can do so, at any time, by modifying the configuration of your browser in accordance with the instructions shown below.
Taking into account that each browser is different, usually the configuration of Cookies is done in the "Preferences" or "Tools" menu. In the help menu of the browser you can find more information about the configuration of cookies. Below you can find the links for each browser to disable cookies by following the instructions:
1. Internet Explorer ( http://goo.gl/vFM6gb )
In the tools menu, select "Internet Options".
Click on the privacy tab.
You can configure privacy with a cursor with six positions that allows you to control the amount of cookies that will be installed: Block all cookies, High, Medium High, Medium (default level), Low, and Accept all cookies.
2. Mozilla Firefox ( http://goo.gl/QXWYmv )
In the upper part of the Firefox window, click on the Tools menu.
Select the Privacy panel.
In the Firefox option you can choose Use a custom configuration for the history to configure the options.
3. Google Chrome ( http://goo.gl/fQnkSB )
Click on the menu located on the toolbar.
Click on Show advanced options.
In the 'Privacy' section click on the Content Settings button.
In the 'Cookies' section you can configure the options.
In the configuration menu, select the "preferences" option.
Open the privacy tab.
Select the option you want from the "block cookies" section.
Remember that certain functions and the full functionality of the Site may not be available after disabling cookies.
If you wish not to be tracked by cookies, Google has developed a plugin to install in your browser which you can access at the following link: http : //goo.gl/up4ND .