Cookie is a file that is downloaded to your computer when you access certain web pages. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a User or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize to user. The User's browser memorizes cookies on the hard disk only during the current session, occupying a minimum memory space and not harming the computer. Cookies do not contain any kind of specific personal information, and most of them are deleted from the hard drive at the end of the browser session (so-called session cookies).
Most browsers accept cookies as standard and, regardless of them, allow or prevent temporary or memorized cookies in the security settings.
Without your express consent - by activating cookies in your browser - BusUp will not link in the cookies the data stored with your personal data provided at the time of registration or purchase.
The different types of cookies that BusUp uses are defined below:
- Technical cookies: They are those that allow the User to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist in it, such as, for example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing to parts of restricted access, remember the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements while browsing, store content for the dissemination of videos or sound or share 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 the service is accessed, the regional configuration. from where you access the service, etc.
- Analysis cookies: They are those that well treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of Users and thus carry out the statistical measurement and analysis of the use that users make of the service offered. For this, your browsing on our website is analyzed in order to improve the offer of products or services that we offer you.
- Third-party cookies: The Website and the Application may use services of third-party providers that, on behalf of BusUp, will collect information for statistical purposes of the use of the Website and the Application by the User and for the provision of other services related to the activity of BusUp.
In particular, the Website and the Application use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. domiciled in the United States with headquarters at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043. For the provision of these services Cookies are used that collect information, including the User's IP address, which will be transmitted, processed and stored by Google in the terms set on the Google.com website. Including the possible transmission of said information to third parties for reasons of legal requirement or when said third parties process the information on behalf of Google.
WHICH COOKIES ARE USED ON THIS SITE?
- laravel_session: Allows the Website to persist the User's session while browsing the site. It's encrypted and expires in two weeks.
- XSRF-TOKEN: Allows the Website to protect the User against CSRF (Cross-Site Request Forgery) attacks.
- _ga: Provided by Google Analytics, it's used to distinguish unique visitors. Expires in two years.
- _gid: Provided by Google Analytics, stores data about how the User interacts with the Website in order to generate reports for analitical purposes. All compiled data, including the amount of visitors, where they came from, and which pages they browsed, is entirely anonymized. Expires in two weeks.
- _gat: Provided by Google Analytics Universal, it's used to throttle the request rate. Expires in ten minutes.
- _fr: Provided by Facebook, allows to deliver, measure and improve the relevance of ads. Expires in two weeks.
The User can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on their computer by configuring the browser options installed on their computer, iphone, Smartphone or any other electronic device suitable for this.
What does it mean to disable cookies? In order for the User to understand the scope that deactivating cookies may have, the following examples are set out below:
- You will not be able to share content from that website on Facebook, Twitter or any other social network. The Website will not be able to adapt the contents to your personal preferences.
- You will not be able to access the personal area of that website, such as My profile or My routes. Online stores: It will be impossible for you to make purchases online.
- It will not be possible to customize your geographical preferences such as time zone, currency or language.
- The Website will not be able to perform web analytics on visitors and traffic on the web, which will make it difficult for the web to be competitive.
- The Web will also not be able to know if you are a human or an automated application that publishes spam.
Can you delete cookies? Yes. Not only delete, but also block, in a general or particular way for a specific domain. To eliminate cookies from a website, the User must go to the configuration of their browser and there locate the cookies associated with the domain in question and proceed to their elimination.
Next, the mode of access to a specific browser cookie is indicated Google Chrome ( may vary depending on the browser version):
- Access "Settings" or "Preferences" through the "File" menu or by clicking on the customization icon that appears on the top right.
- Select the option “Show advanced options”.
- Go to “Privacy, Content Settings”.
- Select “All cookies and site data”.
- A list will appear with all the cookies ordered by domain. To facilitate the location of the cookies of a certain domain, enter partially or totally the address in the "Search cookies" field.
- After performing this filter, one or more lines with the cookies of the requested web will appear on the screen. Select the one (s) you want and press the "X" to proceed with their removal.
To access the browser's cookie settings Internet explorer ( may vary depending on the browser version)
follow these steps:
- Go to “Tools, Internet Options”.
- Click on "Privacy".
- Move the slider to adjust the level of privacy you want.
To access the browser's cookie settings Firefox ( may vary depending on the browser version) follow these steps:
- Go to "Options" or "Preferences" depending on your operating system.
- Click on "Privacy".
- In History choose “Use custom settings for history”.
- Now you will see the option Accept cookies, you can activate or deactivate it according to your preferences.
To access the browser's cookie settings Safari for OSX follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to "Preferences", then "Privacy".
- In this place you will see the option "Block cookies" so that you can adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the browser's cookie settings Safari for iOS follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Go to “Settings”, then “Safari”.
- Go to "Privacy and Security", you will see the option "Block cookies" to adjust the type of blocking you want to perform.
To access the browser cookie settings for devices Android follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Launch the browser and press the “Menu” key, then “Settings”.
- Go to "Security and Privacy", you will see the option "Accept cookies" to enable or disable the box.
To access the browser cookie settings for devices Windows Phone follow these steps (they may vary depending on the browser version):
- Open Internet Explorer, then More, then Settings.
- Now you can activate or deactivate the Allow cookies box.