Cookies Information

iCity Project Policy

iCity project (“iCity”) uses its own and third-party technical session cookies, analytical cookies, and social (plug-in) content sharing cookies in order to allow the site to work properly and help us understand how people use the website by providing information on user’s surfing habits.

1  What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer or device when you visit a website. Cookies are used by all websites, and have several different functions. This file can be updated and retrieved by the entity responsible for installing it. Cookies can not read data from your hard drive.

2  What kinds of cookies we use?

In addition to technical cookies for session management, we use analytical cookies and social (plug-in) content sharing cookies. 

o    Analytical cookies allow those responsible for them to monitor behaviour and analyse web users to which they are linked. The information gathered through such cookies is used for measuring the activity of web sites, application or platform and for the profiling of user navigation of such sites, applications and platforms, in order to make improvements based on the analysis of data of users who use the service.

o    In addition, we use “social (plug-in) content sharing cookies”. So, you can easily share content on social networks. These cookies are integrated into their own platforms (by Web site operators) to facilitate posting content on our site (tweets, etc.) and exchanging content with "friends" (and propose other similar features like posting comments).

2.1 Third parties involved in cookies that are managed by iCity:

The third parties involved in coolies that are managed by us are: 

  • Google Analytics (__utma to __utmz): these cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. The information includes the time of the current visit, whether you have been to the site before and what site referred you here. We use this information to estimate our audience size and usage pattern, so that we can improve our site by understanding how people use it. See more at  http://www.google.com/intl/es_ALL/analytics/index.html
  • Cookies that are set by Facebook and Twitter on pages where their respective “Share” links are included on the page.
    • Click here for further information on how Facebook uses cookies.
    • Click here for information on Twitter’s use of cookies.

2.2 Withdrawing your consent

By using our website, you're consenting to our use of cookies. 

You can withdraw your consent by changing your cookie settings at any time through your browser. We recommend that you don't change your cookie settings, as we can't guarantee the performance of the site if you block some or all cookies.

If you want to withdraw the consent for Cookies Policy, be aware that you should not re-use our website after completing the process of withdrawal of the consent. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site again.

If you do decide to change them, you can do this through your browser. Each browser works in a different way, so you'll need to search for 'cookie settings' in your browser's help section to find out how to do this. If you prefer, you can choose to turn off specific cookies only, by blocking specific companies. This is also done through your browser cookie settings. 

There are available instructions about how to configure the way that cookies works and how to delete the cookies for these browsers (which are the most used) Chrome/ChromiumInternet ExplorerMozilla Firefox or Safari. If you use other programs you should consult the help documentation for each browser.

Useful information about Cookies

Further information about cookies can be found on the following websites:
All About Cookies