Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our site. This log data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics. In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyse this.
This website uses Google Analytics, a Web analysis service of Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this Web site are usually transferred to a server of Google in the United States storing the cookies. In case of activation of IP anonymization on this website, your IP address is cut by Google within Member States of the European Union or other states parties to the agreement on the European economic area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is transferred to a server of Google in the United States and cut there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports about the website activity and to provide further services related to website and Internet usage compared to the website. The IP address sent as part of Google Analytics from your browser is not merged with other data of Google. You can prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings in your browser. We point out, however, that in this case not all functions of this website are available or might not work as expected. In addition, you can prevent collecting data by generated cookies relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) by Google, as well as processing of this information by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin using the following link: The current link is http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Our site may employ components provided by facebook.com. Facebook is a service of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA. Each time our website receives an access request equipped with a Facebook component, the component prompts your browser to download an image of this Facebook component. Through this process, Facebook is informed precisely which page of our website is being visited. When you access our site while logged into Facebook, Facebook uses information gathered by this component to identify the precise page you are viewing and associates this information to your personal account on Facebook. Whenever you click on the “Like“ button, for example, or enter a comment, this information is transmitted to your personal account on Facebook and stored there. In addition, Facebook is informed of your visit to our website. This occurs regardless of whether you click on a component or not. If you wish to prevent the transfer to and storage of data by Facebook about you and your interaction with our website, you must first log out of Facebook before visiting our website. The data protection policies of Facebook provide additional information, in particular about the collection and use of data by Facebook, your rights in this regard as well as the options available to you for protecting your privacy: https://de-de.facebook.com/about/privacy/ You can find an overview of Facebook plugins at https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive. Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our site.
Certain users of our site choose to interact with us in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask users who sign up for an account at our site to provide a name and email address. Those who engage in transactions with us – by purchasing a paid plan, for example, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. We may use your personal information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information. In each case, we collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the user’s interaction with us. Your personally-identifying information will not be shared to third parties, except as required by law or with the explicit consent of the user.
The security of your personal information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. We take the necessary technical and organisational measures to protect your personal data stored and used by us, against access by unauthorized persons, against manipulation, loss, destruction or unauthorised disclosure. These security measures are improved continuously according to technological developments. While we strive to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
This policy was last modified on January, 2018.