COOKIES POLICY

We use cookies on our website. These are small files that your browser automatically creates and are stored on your end device (laptop, tablet, smartphone, etc.) when you visit our website. Cookies do no harm to your end device and do not contain viruses, Trojans, or other malware.

The information is stored in the cookie, which results in connection to the specific device used. However, this does not mean that we have immediate knowledge of your identity.

The use of cookies serves, on the one hand, to make the use of our offer more pleasant for you. For example, we use so-called session cookies to recognize that you have already visited individual pages on our website. These are automatically removed after leaving our website.

In addition, we also use temporary cookies to optimize ease of use, which are stored on your device for a specific period of time. If you visit our site again to use our services, it is automatically recognized that you have already visited us and what entries and settings you have made so that you do not have to enter them again.

On the other hand, we use cookies to statistically record the use of our website and evaluate it in order to optimize our offer for you (see Section 5). These cookies allow us to automatically recognize when you visit our site again that you have already been with us. These cookies are automatically deleted after a defined time.

The data processed by cookies is for the purposes mentioned to protect our legitimate interests and those of third parties in accordance with article 6, paragraph 1, S. 1 lit. f GDPR is required.

Most browsers automatically accept cookies. However, you can configure your browser so that cookies are not stored on your computer or that a message always appears before creating a new cookie. However, the complete deactivation of cookies may mean that you cannot use all the functions of our website.

5.) Analysis and monitoring tools

The follow-up measures listed below and used by us are based on Article 6, paragraph 1, S. 1 lit. f GDPR carried out. With the monitoring measures used, we want to ensure a needs-based design and continuous optimization of our website. On the other hand, we use follow-up measures to statistically record the use of our website and evaluate it in order to optimize our offer. These interests must be considered legitimate in the sense of the aforementioned regulation.

The respective purposes of data processing and data categories can be found in the corresponding monitoring tools.

a.) Google Analytics

In order to continually design and optimize our pages, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. https://www.google.de/intl/de/about/ (1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA, Hereinafter referred to as “Google”). In this context, use profiles are created with a pseudonym and cookies are used (see point 4). The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website, such as

Browser type / version,

operating system used,

Referrer URL (the page previously visited),

Host name of the accessing computer (IP address),

Server request time,

they are transferred to a Google server in the USA. USA and they are stored there. The information is used to evaluate the use of the website, to compile reports on the activities of the website and to provide other services related to the use of the website and the Internet for the purposes of market research and design based on the needs of these websites. This information may also be transferred to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this data on your behalf. In no case will your IP address be merged with other Google data. IP addresses are anonymized so that an allocation (IP masking) is not possible.

You can prevent the installation of cookies by configuring your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that, in this case, not all the functions of this website can be used to their full extent.

You can also prevent the collection of the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and the processing of this data by Google by downloading and installing a browser plug-in (https: // tools. google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de).

As an alternative to the browser plugin, especially for browsers on mobile devices, you can also prevent Google Analytics from collecting data by clicking on this link. An opt-out cookie is set that prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this website. The opt-out cookie is only valid in this browser and only for our website and is stored on your device. If you delete cookies in this browser, you must set the opt-out cookie again.

More information on data protection in relation to Google Analytics can be found in the Google Analytics help (https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=de).

b.) Google Adwords conversion tracking

To statistically record usage of our website and evaluate it in order to optimize our website, we also use Google Conversion Tracking. Google Adwords places a cookie on your computer (see Section 4) if you have reached our website through a Google ad.

These cookies expire after 30 days and are not used for personal identification. If the user visits certain pages of the Adwords client website and the cookie has not yet expired, Google and the client can recognize that the user clicked on the ad and was redirected to this page.

Each Adwords customer receives a different cookie. Therefore, cookies cannot be tracked through Adwords customer websites. The information obtained through the conversion cookie is used to create conversion statistics for Adwords customers who have opted for conversion tracking. Adwords customers discover the total number of users who clicked on your ad and were redirected to a page with a conversion tracking tag. However, you will not receive any information that can be used to personally identify users.

If you do not want to participate in the tracking process, you can also reject the necessary cookie settings, for example, through a browser setting that generally disables automatic cookie settings. You can also disable cookies for conversion tracking by setting your browser so that cookies from the domain “www.googleadservices.com” are blocked. Google’s data protection information on conversion tracking can be found here: https://services.google.com/sitestats/de.html

6.) Social media plugins

We use on our website on the basis of Article 6, paragraph 1, S. 1 lit. f GDPR social plugins from social networks Facebook, Xing, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram and YouTube to make our company better known. The underlying advertising purpose must be considered as a legitimate interest within the meaning of the GDPR. The responsibility for the operation in accordance with data protection must be guaranteed by their respective providers. We integrate these plugins using the so-called two-click method to better protect visitors to our website.

to Facebook

Facebook social media plugins are used on our website to make their use more personal. For this we use the button “I LIKE” or “SHARE”. It is a Facebook offer.

When you visit a page on our website that contains such an add-on, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Facebook servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted from Facebook directly to your browser, which integrates it into the website.

By integrating the plugins, Facebook receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a Facebook account or are not currently connected to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is sent from your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA. USA And it is stored there.

If you are logged in to Facebook, Facebook can directly assign your visit to our website to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example, by pressing the “LIKE” or “SHARE” button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information is also posted on Facebook and displayed to your Facebook friends.

Facebook may use this information for advertising purposes, market research and the design based on the needs of Facebook pages. For this purpose, Facebook creates profiles of use, interest and relationship, p. B. evaluate your use of our website with respect to advertisements displayed on Facebook, inform other Facebook users of your activities on our website and provide other services related to the use of Facebook.

If you do not want Facebook to assign the data collected through our website to your Facebook account, you must log out of Facebook before visiting our website.

The purpose and scope of data collection and further processing and use of data by Facebook, as well as your rights and setting options to protect your privacy, can be found in Facebook’s data protection information ( https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/).

b.) Twitter plugins

of the short message network of Twitter Inc. (Twitter) are integrated into our website. You can recognize Twitter plugins (tweet button) by the Twitter logo on our website. You can find an overview of the tweet buttons here (https://about.twitter.com/resources/buttons).

When you visit a page of our website that contains such an add-on, a direct connection is established between your browser and the Twitter server. Twitter thus receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address. By clicking on the Twitter “tweet button” while connected to your Twitter account, you can link the content of our pages to your Twitter profile. This allows Twitter to associate your visit to our website with your user account. We would like to point out that, as a website provider, we are not aware of the content of the transmitted data or how it is used by Twitter.

If you do not want Twitter to be able to associate your visit to our website, please log out of your Twitter user account.

More information can be found in the Twitter data protection declaration (https://twitter.com/privacy).

c.) Instagram

Our website also uses so-called social plugins (“plugins”) for Instagram, which is operated by Instagram LLC., 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA. USA (“Instagram”).

The plugins are marked with an Instagram logo, for example in the form of an “Instagram camera”.

When you visit a page of our website that contains such an add-on, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Instagram servers. The content of the plugin is transmitted directly from Instagram to your browser and integrated into the page. Through this integration, Instagram receives the information that your browser has accessed the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have an Instagram profile or if you are not currently connected to Instagram.

This information (including your IP address) is sent from your browser directly to an Instagram server in the US. USA And it is stored there. If you are logged into Instagram, Insta-gram can immediately assign your visit to our website to your Instagram account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by pressing the “Instagram” button, this information is also transmitted directly to an Instagram server and stored there.

The information will also be posted to your Instagram account and displayed to your contacts there.

If you do not want Instagram to directly associate the data collected through our website with your Instagram account, you must log out of Instagram before visiting our website.

For more information, see the privacy policy of Instagram (https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388).

d.) Youtube

Our website uses YouTube videos that are stored on https://www.youtube.com servers and can be played directly on our website. When you play these videos, the data will be transmitted below. We have no influence on this data transmission. When you visit the website, YouTube receives the information that you have accessed the corresponding sub-page of our website. This occurs regardless of whether YouTube provides a user account that you are logged in to or if there is no user account. If you are logged in to Google, your data will be assigned directly to your account. If you do not want your YouTube profile to be assigned, you must log out before activating the button. YouTube stores your data as usage profiles and uses it for advertising, market research and / or design based on the needs of your website. Such evaluation is carried out in particular (including for users who are not logged in) to provide needs-based advertising and to inform other users of the social network about their activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact YouTube to exercise them. The legal basis for the processing of your data in relation to the “YouTube” service is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 S. 1 Letter f) GDPR (legitimate interest in data processing). Legitimate interest arises from our need for an attractive presentation of our online offer. Such evaluation is carried out in particular (including for users who are not logged in) to provide needs-based advertising and to inform other users of the social network about their activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact YouTube to exercise them. The legal basis for the processing of your data in relation to the “YouTube” service is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 S. 1 Letter f) GDPR (legitimate interest in data processing). Legitimate interest arises from our need for an attractive presentation of our online offer. Such evaluation is carried out in particular (including for users who are not logged in) to provide needs-based advertising and to inform other users of the social network about their activities on our website. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact YouTube to exercise them. The legal basis for the processing of your data in relation to the “YouTube” service is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 S. 1 Letter f) GDPR (legitimate interest in data processing). Legitimate interest arises from our need for an attractive presentation of our online offer. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact YouTube to exercise them. The legal basis for the processing of your data in relation to the “YouTube” service is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 S. 1 Letter f) GDPR (legitimate interest in data processing). Legitimate interest arises from our need for an attractive presentation of our online offer. You have the right to object to the creation of these user profiles, and you must contact YouTube to exercise them. The legal basis for the processing of your data in relation to the “YouTube” service is Art. 6 Paragraph 1 S. 1 Letter f) GDPR (legitimate interest in data processing). Legitimate interest arises from our need for an attractive presentation of our online offer.

7.) Integration of other tools.

a) Google web sources

Our website uses web font Montserrat provided by Google LLC., for uniform display of fonts. When you visit a page, your browser loads the required web fonts into your browser’s cache to display texts and fonts correctly.

For this purpose, the browser you are using must connect to Google’s servers. This informs Google that our website has been accessed through your IP address. Google web fonts are used for the attractive and uniform presentation of our online offerings. This represents a legitimate interest within the meaning of article 6, paragraph 1 lit. f GDPR. If your browser does not support web fonts, your computer will use a standard font.

Google LLC, based in the US It is certified by the US Data Protection Convention. USA And Europe “Privacy Shield”, which guarantees compliance with the level of data protection applicable in the EU.

You can find more information about Google web fonts at https://developers.google.com/fonts/faq and in Google’s privacy policy: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

8.) Rights of the interested parties

You have the right:

to request information about your personal data processed by us in accordance with Art. 15 of the RGPD. In particular, you can obtain information on the purposes of processing, the category of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your data has been or will be disclosed, the planned storage period, the existence of a right to correct, delete, restriction of processing or opposition, the existence of a Right to file a complaint, the origin of your data, unless we have collected it, and the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling and, if necessary, meaningful information about your details;

in accordance with Art. 16 GDPR to immediately request the correction of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us;

to request the deletion of your personal data stored by us, in accordance with article 17 of the RGPD, unless it is processed to exercise the right to freedom of expression and information, to fulfill a legal obligation, for reasons of public interest or to assert, exercise or defend legal claims is required;

to demand the restriction of the processing of your personal data in accordance with article 18 of the GDPR, whenever you question the accuracy of the data, the processing is illegal, but you refuse to delete it and we no longer need it, but you need it for the affirmation, exercise or need to defend legal claims or has opposed the processing in accordance with Art. 21 GDPR;

in accordance with Art. 20 GDPR to receive your personal data that you have provided us in a structured, common and machine-readable format or to request the transfer to another responsible person;

revoke your consent granted to us at any time in accordance with Article 7, paragraph 3 of the GDPR. As a result, we are no longer allowed to continue data processing based on this consent and

file a complaint with a supervisory authority in accordance with article 77 of the GDPR. As a general rule, you can contact the supervisory authority of your usual place of residence or work or the headquarters of our company.

9.) Right to object

If your personal data is based on legitimate interests in accordance with article 6, paragraph 1, S. 1 lit. f GDPR are processed, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data in accordance with Article 21 GDPR, provided that there are reasons for this arising from your particular situation or that the objection is directed against direct advertising. In the latter case, you have a general right to object, which we will implement without specifying a particular situation.

If you want to exercise your right of opposition, simply send an email to info@biteq.net

10.) Data security

We use the common SSL (Secure Socket Layer) procedure in relation to the highest level of encryption supported by your browser when you visit the website. As a general rule, this is 256-bit encryption. If your browser doesn’t support 256-bit encryption, we use 128-bit v3 technology instead. You can find out whether an individual page of our website is transmitted in encrypted form by the closed display of the key or the padlock symbol in the bottom status bar of your browser.

We also use appropriate technical and organizational security measures to protect your data against accidental or intentional manipulation, partial or total loss, destruction or unauthorized access by third parties. Our security measures are continuously improved in accordance with technological developments.

11.) Update and change of this data protection declaration

This data protection declaration is currently valid and was last updated in June 2020.

Due to further development of our website and offers in this regard or due to amended legal or official requirements, it may be necessary to change this data protection statement. You can access and print the current data protection declaration at any time on this website.

right to provide information

Upon written request, we will inform the user of the website and / or the client about the data stored about them. The request must be sent to the address indicated in the legal notice on the website.