Use of Cookies by the provider

By accessing the Website, you expressly accept the use of this type of Cookies on your devices. If you disable Cookies, your browsing of the Website may not be optimal and some of the utilities available on the Website may not work properly.

Shimokitazawa technologies with NIF B01795046 (hereinafter Shimoku) is using Cookies for the purposes set out below. If in the future the provider uses others for the purpose of providing more and better services, the user will be informed of this.

Types of cookies

– Strictly necessary” or “personalisation” cookies: These cookies are considered essential for browsing the website as they facilitate the user’s use of its features or tools, such as, for example, identifying the session.

Name: PHPSESSID Purpose: To identify your unique session on the website. Duration: 

Deleted when you close your browser.

– Google Analytics Analytics Cookies: Shimoku, through the Website, uses Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. whose principal office is at 1600 AmphitheatreParkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, United States (“Google”). Google Analytics uses Cookies for the purpose of analysing how users use the Website. The information generated by the Cookie (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on its servers in the United States. Google will use this information on behalf of the provider for the purpose of tracking your use of the website, compiling website activity and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by 

Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Name: __utma Purpose: This cookie keeps track of the number of times a user has been to the site that belongs to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred. Google Analytics uses the information from the cookie to calculate things like days and purchase visits. Duration: 2 years from creation or update.

Name: __utmb Purpose: This is a Google Analytics cookie. It takes a timestamp of the exact moment a visitor enters a site. Duration: 30 minutes from creation or update.

– Hotjar Analytics Cookies: Shimoku, through the Website, uses Hotjar, a service provided by Hotjar, whose head office is at San Ġiljan, MT (HQ) Level 2, St Julian’s Business Centre, 3, Elia Zammit Street, Malta. Hotjar uses Cookies for the purpose of analysing how users use the Website. The information generated by the Cookie (including your IP address) will be directly transmitted to and stored by Hotjar on its servers within the European Union. Hotjar will use this information on behalf of the provider for the purpose of tracking your use of the site, compiling site activity and providing other services related to Web Site activity and Internet usage. Hotjar may transfer such information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Hotjar’s behalf. Hotjar will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Hotjar. By using this site you consent to the processing of your information by Hotjar in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

The complete list of cookies used by Hotjar can be reviewed at the following link: 

https://help.hotjar.com/hc/en-us/articles/115011789248-Hotjar-Cookies

User settings to avoid Cookies

Check out the explanations and tutorials at Cookies & You: 

https://www.cookiesandyou.com/