Policy Cookie

Cookie usage policy

CoffeeBrick.it uses cookies for its online platform to ensure the proper functioning of online applications.

Almost all websites use cookies, with few exceptions, and they are almost always essential for the functioning of websites.

In this document, we describe information about the use of cookies, how they are used on the website www.CoffeeBrick.it, and how to manage them.

Definitions

Cookies are short pieces of text that occupy a few kilobytes and allow the website to store information on the user’s browser for reuse during the same visit to the site or in the future, even after several days.

Cookies are stored in the user’s browser on their PC, tablet, smartphone, or other devices they use.

Types of Cookies

Based on the characteristics and use of cookies, we can distinguish different categories:

Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are essential cookies for the proper functioning of websites and can have a limited or unlimited duration.
The duration of cookies used by CoffeeBrick.it is strictly limited to the working session, and they are deleted once the browser is closed.

Disabling them compromises the functionality of the website www.CoffeeBrick.it.

Analytics and Performance Cookies: These cookies are used to anonymously collect traffic and website usage data.
While these cookies do not identify the user, they can, for example, detect if the same user returns at different times.

They also allow monitoring of the system to improve its performance and usability.

CoffeeBrick.it also uses these types of cookies.

Profiling Cookies: These are permanent cookies used to anonymously or non-anonymously identify user preferences and enhance their browsing experience.
CoffeeBrick.it does not use this type of cookie.

Third-Party Cookies

When visiting a website, you may receive cookies from both the visited site and sites operated by other organizations (third parties).

A notable example is the presence of “social plugins” for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn.

These are parts of the visited page generated directly by the respective sites and integrated into the hosting site’s page.

The most common use of social plugins is for sharing content on social networks.

The presence of these plugins involves the transmission of cookies to and from all sites operated by third parties.

CoffeeBrick.it only uses social plugins for Facebook.

The management of information collected by third parties is governed by their respective policies, which you can refer to for more information.

To ensure greater transparency and convenience, the web addresses of different policies and cookie management methods are provided below:

Facebook Information: https://www.facebook.com/help/cookies/
Facebook (Settings): Access your account’s privacy section.

Twitter Information: https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170514
Twitter (Settings): https://twitter.com/settings/security

Google+ Information: http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/cookies/
Google+ (Settings): http://www.google.it/intl/it/policies/technologies/managing/

Google Analytics

CoffeeBrick.it also includes components transmitted by Google Analytics, a web traffic analysis service provided by Google, Inc.

In this case as well, third-party cookies are collected and managed anonymously to monitor and improve the website’s performance.

Google Analytics uses cookies to collect and analyze information about the usage behavior of the site www.CoffeeBrick.it in an anonymous form.

This information is collected by Google Analytics and used to create reports for CoffeeBrick.it operators regarding activities on the website.

This site does not use or allow third parties to use Google Analytics to monitor or collect personally identifiable information.

Google does not associate the IP address with any other data owned by Google, nor does it attempt to link an IP address to a user’s identity.

Google may also transmit this information to third parties where required by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.

For further information, please refer to the following link: https://www.google.it/policies/privacy/partners/

Users can selectively disable Google Analytics by installing the opt-out component provided by Google on their browser.

To disable Google Analytics, please refer to the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Cookie Duration

Some cookies, session cookies, remain active only until the browser is closed or the logout command is executed.

Other cookies survive the browser’s closure and are available during subsequent user visits.

These cookies are called persistent, and their duration is set by the server at the time of their creation.

In some cases, a deadline is set, while in others, the duration is unlimited.

Cookie Management

Users can decide whether to accept cookies by using their browser’s settings.

Note: The complete or partial disabling of technical cookies may compromise the use of website features.

Disabling third-party cookies does not affect navigability in any way.

Settings can be defined specifically for different websites and web applications.

Additionally, the best browsers allow users to define different settings for first-party and third-party cookies:

Chrome: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=it
Firefox: https://support.mozilla.org/it/kb/gestione%20dei%20cookie
Internet explorer: http://windows.microsoft.com/it-it/windows7/how-to-manage-cookies-in-internet-explorer-9
Opera: http://help.opera.com/windows/10.00/it/cookies.html
Safari: http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1677?viewlocale=it_it