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With your permission, we will place a cookie on your device, which we can retrieve as soon as you visit a website in our network. This enables us to determine whether, aside from our website, you have also accessed one or more websites in our network. The profile developed this way is not linked to your name, address, email address and the like, and only serves to align advertisements with your profile to maximize their relevance to you.
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The information collected by Google is as much as possible anonymized. Your IP address expressly is not passed on. The information is transferred to Google, which stores it on servers in the United States. Google abides by the Privacy Shield principles and is affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the American Department of Commerce. This means that a suitable level of protection is in place for processing any personal information.
Our website incorporates buttons designed to promote (‘like’) or share (‘tweet’) web pages on social networks, such as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. These buttons activate pieces of code that originate from Facebook, LinkedIn or Twitter itself. This code places cookies. We do not have any influence over this. Please read the privacy statement of Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (which may change regularly) to find out what they do with your personal and other information that they process based on these cookies.
The information they collect is as much as possible anonymized. The information is transferred to Twitter, Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn, respectively, which stores it on servers in the United States. Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn abide by the Privacy Shield principles and are affiliated with the Privacy Shield program of the American Department of Commerce. This means that a suitable level of protection is in place for processing any personal information.
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