Site Policy

This website is operated by FreeBit Co., Ltd. (hereinafter "FreeBit"). You are kindly requested to acknowledge the following when using this Website. Terms and conditions for using this website are subject to change. Please check the updates as any revised document are put on the site when they are changed.

Viewing this Website

The contents of this website comply with HyperText Markup Language (HTML) 4.01 Transitional and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) Level 2, except for some parts.

You may view the key information of the content regardless of the viewing environment as long as the minimum tag set can be interpreted of the elements included in specifications of HTML.

The Website is able to be viewed in an environment that complies with CSS Level 2. The site is not suitable for the browsers Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 or Netscape Navigator 4 or earlier browsers. If these browsers are used, the content may be displayed differently to when CSS-compliant browsers are used.
To view the Website correctly, it is recommended that you use CSS-compliant browsers, such as Internet Explorer 5.01 or higher, Netscape 7 or higher, Opera 7 or higher, or Safari 1.2 or higher.

The articles from the Press Room on this Website employ a printing style that suppresses unwanted elements, such as navigation devices. To print out the Website as it is displayed on the screen, please take a screen capture and print it.

About JavaScript

Some pages of this website use JavaScript 1.1. The functions will not work and the images will not be displayed properly if JavaScript is disabled in you browser settings. Enable JavaScrip to view the Site. Set the level of security to "intermediate" for Internet Explorer. Refer to the browser's Help function to make these settings.


The copyright and other rights for all of the content of FreeBit Web pages and the services, including documents and materials, shall belong to FreeBit and the parties providing the information. The content is protected by copyright under Japan's copyright law, treaties and foreign copyright laws, and shall not be used beyond the scope of personal use. It is strictly prohibited to modify, duplicate, lease, loan, sell, publish, transmit, broadcast or provide such content for the use of any third party, regardless of the method, without the approval of the holders of the rights. However, if any individual condition is given to any individual item, the relevant conditions shall be preferred.


FreeBit, OpenBit, BitBasket, FreeISP's ISP and the company's logo (FB) are trademarks or registered trademarks of FreeBit Co., Ltd. The names of companies, services, products and suchlike on the Web pages of FreeBit and its services are trademarks or registered trademarks of the companies concerned. For the sake of clarity, the company has no will or intention to infringe trademarks when referring to any of the product or group names stated on the Web pages of FreeBit and its services.

Escape Clauses

  • Although the company conducts detailed discussions and verification before publishing information on the Website, we do not guarantee the accuracy, usefulness, reliability, safety or compatibility with any specific purpose of any information herein. The company does not accept liability for any damages arising from the use of any content or other material.
  • The company We may change or discontinue the configuration, conditions of use, URL, content or other aspects of the Website without notice, or suspend or discontinue the website without notice. The company is not liable for any damage arising from changing, suspending or discontinuing operation of the Website for any reason.
  • Third party Websites that are linked to or from this Website (hereinafter called "links") are managed under the responsibility of the relevant companies and are not be under the control of FreeBit. In addition, a link does not imply any special relationship, such as alliance between FreeBit and the other company. We are not liable for any damages arising from the details or the use of any of the links.