Cookie Policy

Cookies consist of portions of code installed in the browser that assist the owner in providing the service according to the purposes described. Some of the purposes of installation of cookies may also require the consent of the User.

Technical Cookies and Cookies serving aggregated statistical purposes

  • Activity strictly necessary for the functioning of the service

This Application uses Cookies to save the User’s session and to carry out other activities that are strictly necessary for the operation of the same, for example in relation to the distribution of traffic.

  • Activity regarding the saving of preferences, optimization, and statistics

This Application uses Cookies to save browsing preferences and to optimize the User’s browsing experience. Among these Cookies are, for example, those to set the language and the currency or for the management of first party statistics employed directly by the Owner of the site.

Other types of Cookies or third-party tools that might use them

Some of the services listed below collect statistics in aggregated form and may not require the consent of the User or may be managed directly by the Owner – depending on how they are described – without the help of third parties.

If any third party operated services are listed among the tools below, these may be used to track Users’ browsing habits – in addition to the information specified herein and without the Owner’s knowledge. Please refer to the privacy policy of the listed services for detailed information.

  • Interaction with external social networks and platforms

These services allow you to make interactions with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of the Application. Interactions and the information gained from this application are in any case subject to the User’s privacy settings related to each social network. If an installed service interaction with social networks, it is possible that, even if the users do not use the service, the same collect traffic data about the pages in which it is installed.

Google+ +1 button and social widgets (Google Inc.)

The Google+ +1 button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Google+ social network provided by Google Inc.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Tweet button and social widgets by Twitter (Twitter Inc.)

Twitter’s Tweet button and social widgets are interaction services with the social network Twitter, provided by Twitter Inc.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Like button and social widgets by Facebook (Facebook Inc.)

Facebook’s Like button and social widgets are interaction services with the social network Facebook, provided by Facebook Inc.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy

  • Advertising

These services enable the use of Users’ Data for commercial communication purposes in different advertising forms, such as banners, even in relation to Users’ interests. This does not mean that all Personal Data are used for this purpose. Data and terms of usage are described below.
Some of the services indicated below may use Cookies to identify Users or use behavioural re-targeting, which consists in customized ads viewed according to Users’ preferences and behaviour, detected outside this Application as well. For more information, please check the privacy policies of the relevant services.

DoubleClick for Publishers (Google Inc.)

DoubleClick for Publishers is an advertising service provided by Google Inc. that allows the Owner to run advertising campaigns in conjunction with external advertising networks that the Owner, unless otherwise specified in this document, has no direct relationship with. In order to opt out from being tracked by various advertising networks, Users may make use of Youronlinechoices. In order to understand Google’s use of data, consult Google’s partner policy. This service uses the “Doubleclick” Cookie, which tracks use of this Application and User behavior concerning ads, products and services offered. Users may decide to disable all the Doubleclick Cookies by clicking on: www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/optout?hl=en.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: USA – Privacy Policy

Google AdSense (Google Inc.)

Google AdSense is an advertising service provided by Google Inc. This service uses the “Doubleclick” cookie on site and records the users’ behaviour to provide advertising. The user, at every time, can disable the “Doubleclick” cookie; go to the page: https://support.google.com/ and select the “Adsense” tab for the available options.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy

IntelliTXT (Vibrant Media, Inc.)

IntelliTXT is an advertising service provided by Vibrant Media, Inc.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

  • Analytics

The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.

Nielsen Audience Measurement (The Nielsen Company)

Nielsen Audience Measurement is an analytics service provided by The Nielsen Company.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out


 

ShinyStat Free (Shiny S.r.l.)

ShinyStat Free is an analytics service provided by Shiny S.r.l. This analytics service anonymizes the User’s Ip address.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: Italy – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)

Google Analytics is a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google uses the Personal Data collected for the purpose of tracking and examining the use of this Application, compiling reports and sharing them with other services developed by Google. Google may use the Personal Data to contextualise and personalize the advertisements of its advertising network. This integration of Google Analytics makes your IP address anonymous Anonymization works by shortening the IP address of the users within the borders of the member states of the European Union or in other countries participating in the agreement on the European Economic Area Only in exceptional cases, the IP address will be sent to Google’s servers and shortened within the United States.

Personal data collected: Cookies and usage data

Place of data processing: USA – Privacy Policy – Opt Out

How can I manage the installation of Cookies?

In addition to what is specified in this document, the User can manage preferences for Cookies directly from within their own browser and prevent – for example – third parties from installing them. Through the browser preferences, it is also possible to delete Cookies installed in the past, including the Cookies that might possibly have saved the consent for the installation of Cookies by this website. It is important to note that by disabling all Cookies, the functioning of this site may be compromised. Users can find information about how to manage Cookies in their browser at the following addresses: Google ChromeMozilla FirefoxApple Safari e Microsoft Windows Explorer.

In the case of services provided by third parties, Users can exercise their right to withdraw from the tracking activity by utilizing the information provided in the third party’s privacy policy, by clicking the opt-out link – if provided – or by contacting the third party.

Notwithstanding the above, the Owner informs that Users may take advantage of: Your Online Choices. This service allows Users to select their tracking preferences for most of the advertising tools. The Owner thus recommends that Users make use of this resource in addition to the information provided in this document.

Data Controller and Owner

S3Plus Technologies SA, sede legale Riva Antonio Caccia 1D, 6900 Lugano (Canton Ticino) Switzerland – info@s3plus.com

Since the installation of third party Cookies and other tracking systems through the services used within this Application cannot be technically controlled by the Owner, any specific references to Cookies and tracking systems installed by third parties are to be considered indicative. In order to obtain complete information, consult the privacy policy for the respective third-party services listed in this document.

Given the objective complexity linked to the identification of technologies based on Cookies and their very close integration with the operation of the web, Users are encouraged to contact the Owner should they wish to receive any further information on the use of Cookies themselves and any possible use of them – for example, by a third party – carried out through this site.

Legal references and definitions

Personal Data (or Data)

Personal data include any information related to individuals, who are identified or identifiable, even indirectly, by references to any other information, including a personal identification number.

Usage Data

Usage Data are the information collected automatically by the site (or by third-party applications used by it), including: IP addresses or domain names of the computers used by Users connecting to the site, URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) addresses, the time of the request, the method used to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the response from the server (success, error, etc.), country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system used by visitors, the different time details of visits (e.g. the time spent in each page), and the details related to the route followed in the Application, with particular reference to the sequence of the pages visited, the parameters related to the operating system and Users’ IT environment.

User

The person using the site, who should coincide with the Interested Party or be authorized by that person, and whose Personal Data are undergoing processing.

Interested Party

The natural or legal person to whom Personal Data are referred.

Data Processor (or Processor)

The natural or legal person, the government body or any other body, association or organization entrusted by the Data Controller with Personal Data processing, according to what is set out in the privacy policy.

Data Controller (or Controller)

The natural or legal person, the government body or any other body, association or organization responsible, even together with another controller, for the decisions concerning the purposes, the methods of personal data processing and the tools used, including the security profile, with regard to the operation and usage of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the owner of this Application.

This Application

The hardware or software tool through which the Personal Data of Users are collected.

Cookies

Small portions of data stored in Users’ devices.

Legal references

Note for European Users: this privacy policy was drawn up in compliance with the obligations referred to in Article 10 of Directive No. 95/46/EC, as well as what is set out in Directive No. 2002/58/EC, as updated by Directive No 2009/136/EC regarding Cookies and such like.

This privacy statement only concerns this Application.