1. Data collection and processing
Information sent by your browser when requesting this website from the internet is stored temporarily in protocol files. This includes the following access data:
- IP address
- Date and time of access
- Request URL
- Amount of data transmited
- Report of success or failure of the invocation
- Referral URL
- Browser information (type, version, language)
- Operating system information (system in use, version)
- Name of the requesting service provider
- Cookies (see also: Usage of Cookies)
Assessing and processing this data serves the connection establishment with this website. The data is used solely to provision as well as optimize this website and is deleted automatically.
2. Handling of personal data
We exclusively store personal data, such as your name or e-mail address, if provided by yourself interacting with our website. To use the functions listed below, at least an e-mail address is required.
2.1 Contact approach
When you contact us (e.g. via e-mail or our contact form) the information supplied by you is stored and used to process your request, as well as possible follow up requests. We will explicitly ask you for your confirmation in case a transfer of this data to a third party is required in order to perform our services.
2.3 Blog subscription
If you are interested in subscribing to our blog, we need an e-mail address to which notifications of our latest blog posts can be sent. Additional information is not required.
We will send you a confirmation of your subscription to our blog. If it was not you who subscribed to our blog, you can immediately cancel the subscription via the unsubscribe link in the confirmation e-mail.
To discontinue our blog, please use either the unsubscribe link at the end of a notification or contact us via:email@example.com
2.5 Notifications of subsequent comments
If you are interested in receiving notifications of subsequent comments to a blog post, let us know by checking the corresponding option in the comment form. Notifications will be sent to the e-mail address provided by yourself.
To discontinue a comment subscription, please use either the unsubscribe link at the end of a notification e-mail or contact us via:firstname.lastname@example.org
Your personal data is stored and used exclusively to the extent described and to provide the above listed features. No data is transmitted to third parties.
Your agreement to the storage and usage of your data may be cancelled at any time (see also 7. Right to information). Please use the following contact e-mail address to request deletion of your personal data or to discontinue our services:email@example.com
4. Integration of third-party content and services
It is possible that content and/or services of third parties are embedded or linked to within this website. Kinds of content and services are listed below:
4.2 Integration of YouTube videos
Our webpages can sometimes contain YouTube videos. These videos usually originate from our YouTube channel, but they might also stem from different channels.
When embedding videos we enable YouTube's privacy-enhanced mode, which only transmits cookies if you click on a video.
Further information regarding YouTube's terms of service can be found at: https://www.youtube.com/t/terms
4.3 Use of anonymised Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.
In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
You can revoke the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents future collection of your data when visiting this website: Disable Google Analytics
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy of Google Analytics can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/
Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).
5. Usage and disclosure of personal data
Data collected by us as well as information provided by yourself is stored and used exclusively to the described extent and purposes. No data is transmitted to third parties.
Transmission of personal data to governmental institutions or agencies takes place only if stringently required in compliance with all legislation.
6. Information security
Technical as well as organizational measures are employed and continuously improved in order to protect your personal data from unauthorized access, change or destruction.
7. Right to information
You have the right to be informed about the personal data stored about you. Furthermore you have the right to correct incorrect data, as well as to inhibit or delete your data.
Please use the following contact e-mail address to request, correct or delete personal information stored about you:firstname.lastname@example.org
8. Application area and changes
It does not apply to content and services supplied by third parties or third party use of personal data.