Extended information on cookies

With this information, pursuant to art. 13 and 122 of Legislative Decree 196/2003 (“Privacy Code”), as well as based on the provisions of the General Provision of the Guarantor for the Protection of Personal Data (“Privacy Guarantor”) of 8 May 2014, the manager of the website ( hereinafter also only the ” Site “) and / or the data controller, Tau Editrice. provides users of the Site with some information on the cookies used.

What are cookies

Cookies are small text strings that the site visited by the user sends to his terminal (usually the browser), where they are automatically stored before being automatically retransmitted to the same site at the next visit by the same user.

Cookies, usually present in users’ browsers in very large numbers and sometimes even with characteristics of wide temporal persistence, are used for different purposes: execution of computer authentication, session monitoring, storage of information on specific configurations concerning users who access the server.

The Site uses cookies to make its services simple and efficient for users who visit the pages it contains.

There are various types of cookies and they differ on the basis of the purposes pursued. Some are used to make the use of the Site more effective, others to enable certain features.

Types of cookies used

The Site uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • browse and use the Site (for example making a purchase or authenticating to access restricted areas);
  • avoid re-entering the same information (such as, for example: username and password) several times during the visit;
  • memorize the preferences entered;
  • analyze the use of the services and content provided to optimize the browsing experience and the services offered.

We inform you that, for these purposes, consent to the use of cookies is optional, but that, in the absence, some parts of the Site may not work properly.

Below are the various types of cookies used by the Site according to the purpose of use:

Technical Cookies

Technical cookies are those used for the sole purpose of “carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network, or as strictly necessary for the provider of an information society service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user to provide this service “. This type of cookie allows certain sections of the Site to function correctly. Technical cookies, in relation to the technical services offered, will therefore always be used and sent, unless the user changes the settings in his browser. They are not used for other purposes.

The Site uses the following technical cookies:

  • Navigation cookies: they allow normal navigation and use of the Site, they are stored on the user’s computer for mere technical-functional needs and to optimize the user’s browsing experience. They are deleted at the end of the session by closing the browser.
  • Analytics cookies: they are used to collect, in an aggregate and anonymous form, statistical information regarding the number of users and how users navigate, in order to improve the use of the Site and to make the contents more interesting and relevant to the wishes. of users. Analytics cookies are sent from the site itself or from third-party domains.
  • Functionality cookies, also from third parties: they allow the user to browse according to a series of selected criteria (for example language, products selected for purchase) in order to improve the service provided.

This type of cookie does not require the user’s prior consent for installation and use.

Profiling cookies

Profiling cookies, including from third parties, are designed to create profiles relating to the user and are used in order to send advertising messages in line with the preferences expressed by the user while surfing the net.

Third party cookies

During navigation, the user can also receive cookies on his terminal that are sent from different websites or web servers (so-called “third parties”), on which some elements may reside (such as, for example, images, maps, sounds , specific links to pages of other domains) present on the site that the same is visiting. Some third-party cookies are installed through the Site.

The individual third-party cookies are reported in detail at this link , as well as the links through which the user can receive more information and request the deactivation of cookies.

Social Network Cookies

These cookies are necessary to allow the user’s social account to interact with the Site. They are used, for example, to express the user’s appreciation and to share it with the user’s social media friends. Social network cookies are not necessary for navigation. For more information on the policies for the use of cookies by Social Networks, you can consult the respective privacy and cookie policies:







Consent to the processing and management of cookies

By continuing to browse the Site, the user accepts this Notice by consenting to the processing of their personal data in accordance with what is described.

The user, however, always has the possibility to deny his consent to the use of any cookie by expressing his options in this regard also through the browser settings.

The user therefore has the possibility, at any time, to set the browser to accept all cookies, only some, or to refuse them, disabling their use by the Site. Furthermore, the user can set the browser preferences in such a way as to be notified every time a cookie is stored in the memory of his computer.

At the end of each browsing session, it is therefore possible to delete the collected cookies from the hard disk.

To delete the cookies installed in the cookie folder of the browser used, each browser has different procedures for managing settings.

How to disable cookies by configuring the browser:

Each browser has different procedures for managing settings. The user can get the specific instructions through the instructions below:

Mozilla Firefox:

  • Select “Tools” menu, then “Options”
  • Click on “Privacy”

For more information visit the dedicated page.

Microsoft Internet Explorer:

  • Select “Tools”, then “Internet Options”
  • Click on “Privacy” (or “Confidentiality”)
  • Choose the desired privacy level using the slider.


  • Select “Tools”, then “Settings”
  • Click on “Show advanced settings”
  • In the “Privacy” section, click on “Content settings”.

For more information visit the dedicated page.


  • Select “File”, then “Preferences”
  • Click on “Privacy”.

The deactivation of third-party cookies is also possible through the methods made available directly by the third-party company owner for this treatment, as indicated at the links shown in the paragraph “third-party cookies”.

For more information visit the dedicated page.

This page is visible through the link at the bottom of all the pages of the Site pursuant to art. 122, paragraph 2 of the Legislative Decree. 196/2003 and in accordance with the provision “Identification of simplified procedures for the information and the acquisition of consent for the use of cookies” of 8 May 2014 published in the Official Gazette no. 126 of June 3, 2014.

For any other information regarding the processing of user data, you will want to consult the Privacy Policy of which this extended information on cookies is part.