Cookie Policy

About our cookie policy

1. About cookies

Cookies are small data files which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website.

Cookies are used by websites for a lot of practical reasons. None of which are meant to be harmful for you. In fact, they’re designed to make your online experience more enjoyable.

Some are necessary to the functioning of the website. Others are used to draw up statistics allowing us to offer you a more enjoyable visit. There are different types of cookies. This website uses technical, tracking and third-party cookies

Useful information about the technical aspects of Cookie can be found: http://www.allaboutcookies.org

2. What types of cookies are used?

A cookie can be classified by its lifespan, purpose and the domain to which it belongs. By lifespan, a cookie is either a:

  • Session Cookie which is erased when the user closes the browser,
  • Persistent Cookie which remains on the user’s computer/device for a pre-defined period of time.

As for the domain to which it belongs, there are either:

  • First-party Cookie which are set by the web server of the visited page and share the same domain;
  • Third-party Cookie stored by a different domain to the visited page’s domain. This can happen when the webpage references a file, such as JavaScript, located outside its domain.

These cookies are:

  • necessary cookies – cookies that allow the technical operation of the website and its features;
  • analytical / performance cookies – cookies that collect data about the performance of the website and how you use our website. These cookies allow us to improve how the website works;
  • functionality cookies – cookies that allow the website to remember choices you make (such as your language) and provide enhanced or customized features.
  • 3. Cookies used on this website

    An overview of the cookies used on this website is set in the following table:

    NameSet byPurposeLifetime
    IDEDoubleclickUsed by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user’s actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser’s ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.1 year
    PHPSESSIDJean-Claude MarcourtThis cookie is used to manage your login sessionsession
    PREFGoogleAnalyze data of the marketing performance.n.a
    PX_PxcelPageshareThisPart of the ShareThis sharing button functionality. Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThissession
    RUN_IDmatch.rundspn.an.a
    SEUNCYsemasioRegisters a unique ID that identifies the user\'s device for return visits.179 days
    TDCPMadsrvr.orgEnregistre un identifiant qui identifie l\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'appareil de l\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'utilisateur récurrent. Cet identifiant est utilisé pour des annonces ciblées.1 year
    TDIDadsrvr.orgEnregistre un identifiant qui identifie l\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'appareil de l\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'utilisateur récurrent. Cet identifiant est utilisé pour des annonces ciblées.1 year
    TapAd_DIDtapad.comTente d\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'estimer la bande passante des utilisateurs sur des pages avec des vidéos YouTube intégrées.2 months
    TapAd_TStapad.comUtilisé pour déterminer quel type d\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'appareils (Smartphonesn.a
    TapAd_TTD_SYNCtapad.comn.an.a
    VISITOR_INFO1_LIVEyoutube.comTente d\\\\\\\'estimer la bande passante des utilisateurs sur des pages avec des vidéos YouTube intégrées.8 months
    YSCYoutubeThese cookies are required by YouTube to display videos, and remember your preferences.session
    __atsscaddthis.comThis cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget2 years
    __atuvcaddthis.comThis cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget, it stores an updated page share count.12 months
    __atuvsaddthis.comThis cookie is associated with the AddThis social sharing widget, which serves a similar purpose to other cookies set by the service.2 years
    __stidShareThisShareThis cookies to help to share site content on social media sitesSession
    __unamShareThisThe __unam cookie is set as part of the ShareThis service and monitors clickstream activity, e.g., Web pages viewed, navigation from page to page, time spent on each page. The ShareThis service personally identifies you only if you have separately signed up with ShareThis for a ShareThis account and given your consent. See more at: http://sharethis.com/privacy.1 year
    _gaGoogle AnalyticsUsed to distinguish users.2 years
    _gatGoogle AnalyticsUsed to throttle request rate.1 minute
    _gidGoogle AnalyticsUsed to distinguish users.1 day
    bkdcbluekai.comBlueKai works with websites to aggregate anonymous activities and enables marketers to provide more targeted online advertising6 Month
    bkubluekai.comBlueKai works with websites to aggregate anonymous activities and enables marketers to provide more targeted online advertising6 Month
    locAddthisGeolocation, which is used to help providers determine how users who share information with each other are geographically located (state level).1 year
    musAddthisUnclassified1 year
    pxcelBcnLcyshareThisPart of the ShareThis sharing button functionality. Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThis1 week
    pxcelPage_c010shareThisPart of the ShareThis sharing button functionality. Unique identifiers given to each computer to allow traffic analysis to ShareThissession
    showIntroAnimJean-Claude MarcourtSee the introductory animation once2 months
    uidAddthisUnique user ID that recognizes the user on returning visits1 year
    uvcAddthisDetects how often the social sharing service, AddThis, encounters the same user.1 year
    viewed_cookie_policyJean-Claude MarcourtSee the cookies policy2 months

    4. Cookie configuration settings

    You can prevent the setting of Cookie by adjusting the settings on your browser.

    Cookie settings can vary from one browser to another, so check the “Help” menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

    Besides, you can find information about how to manage Cookie in the browser at the following addresses: