Use of Matomo


On this website data is collected and stored using the web analysis service software Matomo (www.matomo.org), a service of the provider InnoCraft Ltd., 150 Willis St, 6011 Wellington, New Zealand, ("Mataomo") on the basis of our justified interest in the statistical analysis of user behaviour for optimisation and marketing purposes in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f DSGVO. From this data, pseudonymised user profiles can be created and evaluated for the same purpose. Cookies may be used for this purpose. Cookies are small text files that are stored locally in the cache of the Internet browser of the page visitor. The cookies enable, among other things, the recognition of the Internet browser. The data collected using Matomo technology (including your pseudonymised IP address) is processed on our servers. .
The information generated by the cookie in the pseudonymous user profile is not used to personally identify the visitor to this website and is not merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym.
If you do not agree with the storage and evaluation of this data from your visit, you can object to its subsequent storage and use at any time by mouse click. In this case, a so-called opt-out cookie is stored in your browser, which means that Matomo does not collect any session data. Please note that the complete deletion of your cookies means that the opt-out cookie will also be deleted and may have to be reactivated by you.

Use of Disqus

For our comment function we use "Disqus", a plug-in of Disqus, Inc. 301 Howard St, Suite 300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA (hereinafter referred to as: "Disqus"). Disqus allows you to comment on our contributions. This comment will be stored and displayed as long as the commented post is publicly available on our website, unless you delete the comment first. You may use this comment feature both as a guest without prior registration and if you have a user account with Disqus and have logged in with it. In addition, you can register with a third party account (e.g. Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc.). If you register via a third party, the third party will also process your personal data.

Disqus provides us with the data collected through the comment function. This also includes our legitimate interest in the processing of the above data by the third party provider. The legal basis is Art. 6 Para. 1 S. 1 lit. f) DSGVO.

Disqus has acceded to the Privacy Shield Agreement concluded between the European Union and the USA and thereby ensures that the data protection standards required by the European Union are observed and complied with to a sufficient extent. The Disqus certification can be viewed at the following link: https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TRkEAAW&status=Active 4

However, users may object to the processing of their data for the purpose of displaying advertisements: https://disqus.com/data-sharing-settings 2.

No data will be exchanged with Disqus until you press the "Show comments (Disqus)" button below any post.

The contact details of the person responsible are as follows: Disqus, Inc. 301 Howard St, Suite 300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA. You can find more information about the processing of your data and data protection on the following Disqus websites:

Terms of use: https://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/articles/466260-terms-of-service 1
Privacy policy: https://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/articles/466259-privacy-policy