Privacy Policies

I. DATA PROTECTION

The operators of these sites take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory data protection legislation and this Privacy Statement.

It is usually possible to use our website without providing personal data. If any personal data (such as name, address or email address) is collected on our site, this is as far as possible done on a voluntary basis. This data shall not be passed to third parties without your express consent.

We would like to point out that data transmission over the Internet (e.g. when communicating via email) may involve security gaps. A complete protection of data against unauthorized access by third parties is impossible.

II. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF FACEBOOK PLUGINS (LIKE BUTTON)

Plugins of the Facebook social network, provided by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are incorporated on our sites. You can recognize the Facebook plugins on the Facebook logo or the “like button” on our site.

An overview of the Facebook plugins can be seen here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/

When you visit our sites, the plugin establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. In this way, Facebook receives information that you have visited our site with your IP address. If you click the Facebook “Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our site to your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to assign your visit to our sites to your user account. We would like to point out that as provider of the sites, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and its use through Facebook. Further information on this can be found in the Privacy Statement at http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php

If you do not wish Facebook to assign the visit to our sites to your Facebook user account, please log out from your Facebook account.

III. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS

This website uses functions of the web analytics service Google Analytics. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”. These are text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there.

In case of activation of the IP anonymisation on this website, however, your IP address from Google will be truncated within Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity and provide other website and internet-related services to the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser as part of Google Analytics shall not be merged with other data from Google.

You may refuse the use of cookies by adjusting your browser software; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all features of this website to their full capability. You can also prevent Google recording the data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) to and processing this data by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de

IV. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE ADSENSE

This website uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements from Google Inc. (“Google”). The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. Google AdSense uses so-called “cookies”, text files that are stored on your computer and enable analysis of your use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). Through these web beacons, information such as visitor traffic to these sites can be evaluated. The information about use of this website generated by cookies and web beacons (including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This information may be forwarded by Google to contractors of Google. However, Google will not merge your IP address with other data stored by you.

You may prevent the installation of cookies by adjusting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all features of this website to their full capability. By using this website you consent to the processing of data collected about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.

V. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF GOOGLE ANALYTICS REMARKETING

Our sites use retargeting technologies of Google. The provider is Google Inc. 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

This makes it possible to address visitors to our websites targeted with personalized, interest-based advertising. The insertion of advertising is based on a cookie-based analysis of previous usage and surfing habits. To our knowledge, no personal data is stored. It is for this purpose that a cookie is stored, in order to record anonymised data about the interests of the user and thus customize advertising individually to this information. These cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device.

You can permanently refuse the use of cookies for retargeting by deactivating interest-based advertising by Google here: https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/

You can find further information and the data protection provisions in the Privacy Statement at http://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads/

VI. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF TWITTER

Functions of the service Twitter are integrated on our sites. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. Through the use of Twitter and the “Retweet” function, the websites you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We would like to point out that as provider of the sites, we have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and its use through Twitter. Further information on this can be found in the Privacy Statement of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy

You can change your privacy settings on Twitter at http://twitter.com/account/settings

VII. PRIVACY POLICY FOR THE USE OF THE AMAZON PARTNER PROGRAMME

The operator of the site participates in the Amazon partner programme. On our sites, advertising and links to the Amazon sites are integrated by Amazon, to which we can earn money through advertising fees. Amazon uses cookies to be able to track the origin of orders. In this way, Amazon can see that you have clicked the partner link to our website. You can find further information on data protection by Amazon in Amazon’s privacy statement: http://www.amazon.de/gp/help/customer/display.html/ref=footer_privacy?ie=UTF8&nodeId=3312401

VIII. INFORMATION, DELETION, BLOCKING

You always have the right to receive free information about your stored personal data, its origin and destination and the purpose of the data processing and the right to correct, block or delete this data. For this purpose, as well as for other questions relating to personal data, you can contact us at any time using the address stated in the legal notice.

IX. SERVER LOG FILES

The provider of the sites automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser automatically sends to us. These are:

Browser type/browser version

Operating system used

Referrer URL

Host name of accessing computer

Time of server request

These data cannot be assigned to individuals. This data is not compiled with other data sources. We reserve the right to examine this data retrospectively when concrete evidence of unlawful use is known to us.

X. COOKIES

The websites partially use so-called cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain viruses. Cookies are used to make our offer more user-friendly, effective and safe. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

Most of the cookies we use are so-called “session cookies”. They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain on your terminal device until you delete them. These cookies allow us to recognize your browser the next time you visit.

You can set your browser so that you are informed about the use of cookies and only enable cookies in individual cases, exclude the acceptance of cookies for specific cases or in general, and activate the automatic deletion of cookies when you close the browser. Upon deactivation of cookies, the functionality of this site may be limited.

XI. CONTACT FORM

If you send us requests via the contact form, the information on the contact form, including the contact details provided by you there, shall be stored for the purpose of processing the request and in case of follow-up questions by us. We shall not disclose this data without your consent.

XII. REJECTION OF COMMERCIAL EMAILS

The use of contact data published under the legal notice obligation for sending unsolicited advertisements and information materials is hereby rejected. The operators of the sites reserve the exclusive right to take legal steps in case of unsolicited promotional information, such as spam emails.

XIII. NEWSLETTER DATA

If you want to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we need your email address and information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the email address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. Additional data is not collected. We use this data only to send the requested information and do not pass it on to third parties.

The consent to the storage of the data, the email address and its use for sending the newsletter can be revoked at any time, through the “Unsubscribe” link in the newsletter, for example.

XIV. REGISTRATION ON THIS WEBSITE

You can register on our website to take advantage of additional functions on the site. We only use the data input there for the purpose of use of the respective offer or service for which you have registered.

For important changes, such as the scope of the offer or for changes that technically necessary, we use the email address specified during registration in order to inform you in this way.

XV. DATA TRANSFER FOR CONCLUSION OF CONTRACT FOR SERVICES AND DIGITAL CONTENT

We only transfer personal data to third parties if this is required under the contract, to the bank commissioned with the payment processing, for example.

A further transmission of data is not made or is only made if you have expressly consented to the transfer. A transfer of your data to third parties without express consent, for advertising purposes, for example, does not take place.

XVI. FACEBOOK TRACKING-PIXEL (CONVERSION / CUSTOM AUDIENCE)

This website uses the tracking pixel of Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). It is incorporated into our websites and serves (1.) for tracking the actions of users after they have seen or clicked on a Facebook advertisement, and/or (2.) presenting users within the scope of the visit of the social network Facebook interest-based advertising (“Facebook-Ads”) and/or (3.) permitting to create target groups. We use the Facebook pixel for statistical purposes and for market research purposes in order to monitor the efficacy of our advertising activities and to optimize them. By the use of the Facebook pixel, a connection to the Facebook servers is established during the visit of the website, and via these servers particular use-related information is transmitted. Where applicable, Facebook allocates said information to your personal Facebook user account. For more de-tailed information on collection and use of the data by Facebook as well as your associated rights and possibilities for the protection of your privacy, please see the privacy notice of Facebook under https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/. You can change the settings for the advertisements of Facebook at any time under https://www.facebook.com/settings/?tab=ads, and deactivate the remarketing function. You have to be logged in to Facebook to do this.

XVII. GOOGLE ReCAPTCHA

Within the scope of our Internet offer we use the service reCAPTCHA of Google Inc. (Google),1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, United States. The query is displayed during re-quest of specific contents of our Internet offer as well as in forms, and is used to distinguish as to whether the request and/or the transmission of the form is made by humans or automatically by a computer. For this purpose, the IP address and, if necessary, further data required for providing the service are transmitted to Google. The IP address transmitted from your browser within the scope of reCAPTCHA is not combined with other data held by Google. A different privacy policy of the Google company applies to the data transmitted. For further information on Google’s privacy policy regarding reCAPTCHA, see under https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/ or https://www.google.com/intl/de/policies/privacy/.

XVIII. ADVERTISING BY E-MAIL

In accordance with relevant statutory provisions, we use the e-mail address, which you have specified during order of a product or service, for direct advertising for own similar goods or services. If you do not want to receive such advertising any more, you can object to the use of your e-mail address at any time by a letter to us, TB Online Media UG, Schulstr. 6, 87733 Markt Rettenbach, or by sending an e-mail without any other cost incurred except the transmission cost according to the basic rates. Please specify the e-mail address(es) concerned with which you have registered for our service and/or which you have specified for the purpose of contract conclusion or placing an order. Moreover, each newsletter has a link by means of which you can likewise object to future receipt of advertising mails. A separate letter in not necessary in this case.