Privacy Policy

Overview
This privacy statement describes what information is collected by this website and how it is used.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy and the terms.

This privacy policy can be changed unilaterally by us at any time. Such changes will be displayed here on the website. Your continued use of the Site after such changes constitutes your acceptance of such changes.

Last changes: 6 February 2021
What is being collected
Information you give us:
We collect information that you provide to us through the use of the various functionalities of the website. This includes any comments you make on our website.

Automatic data collection:
We collect information when you use our website. This includes information that your browser and other devices send to us. This includes, but is not limited to, your IP address, form data sent from your browser, operating system used, what and when you accessed it, the content of previously stored cookies, your last previous visit to our website, and device type.

Cookies:
We use cookies (text files stored on your computer) to manage your session on our website and to identify your access device when you return to our website.

Information that is transmitted to us:
We collect information that is transmitted to us via e-mail (support requests or other) or other channels.

How we use the data

Comments:
We publish comments you post on our website and these comments are then publicly viewable.

Automatically collected data:
We use it data to improve your experience while being on the website.
We use it for analytical purposes to know, where we have to improve our website for a better experience for future visitors.
We do not share it with other parties and we do not sell it.

Data transmission
The data is transferred to Switzerland and processed there.
Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics. This is a service of Google Inc ("Google"). Google uses cookies (text files on your computer) to help the website analyze how users use the site. This information about your use of the website (including any cookie-generated information, including possibly IP addresses) will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this website, generate reports for us or provide other services in connection with your use of this website or other internet usage. Google may also share this information with other third parties if required to do so by law or regulation, or with third parties to evaluate the information on Google's behalf. You can deactivate cookies by making the appropriate settings in your browser. Please note that then not everything may work on this website. By using this website, you consent to this data collection and use by Google.
Google AdSense
1. This website uses Google AdSense, a service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). With Google AdSense either Google itself or third parties can show advertisement on this website. Google acts as an intermediary between our website and third-party advertisers.

Google and also the third parties use cookies (text files that are stored on your computer). The cookies make it possible (or help) to track and analyze your usage of the website. Among other effects, it enables to show you different advertisements based on your previous visits to the website and/or other websites.
Google AdSense may also use web beacons (invisible images). Web beacons also help to track and gather information about how visitors use this website.
The information gathered by the usage of cookies and web beacons (including maybe the IP address) as well as information gathered by serving the ads or other means will be sent to servers of Google, which often reside in the USA and will be saved there. Google may pass this information on to its partners (including third parties).

2. Users can disable or reduce the installing of cookies by Google AdSense in multiple ways:

a) by choosing minimum cookies on this website (Privacy Control, only valid for this website)
b) by deactivating interest targeted advertisements by Google (please visit adssettings.google.com)
c) by deactivating interest targeted advertisements by advertisers who are part of the self-regulating group "About Ads" (please visit www.aboutads.info)
d) by appropriate configuration settings in their browsers
e) permanently by using a browser plug-in designed for this purpose

The settings described in a), b), and c) will be lost when cookies are deleted in the browser settings.

3. You can find more information on privacy and cookies for advertiesement in Google's own privacy policy.

4. For further information, the following links might be helpful:
https://adssettings.google.com
https://policies.google.com/technologies/partner-sites
https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads
https://www.aboutads.info/
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

This text is our own opinion about Google AdSense and not the one of Google.
Social Media
This website uses social media buttons. Please be informed that these social media providers might also use cookies and track your behavior.
The operators of the social medias are very likely to know you visited this website if you are currently logged in on their websites.
You can try to minimize this tracking, if you always log out of the social media websites before you visit other websites.
Privacy Control
You can change our handling of your data up to a certain degree on the Privacy Control page.
You can configure there that we use only the minimum cookies. But we will still need to use at least one session cookie in order to store your preference for minimum cookies.