On our website, plugins of the social network Facebook, 1601 South California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA are integrated. You can recognize the Facebook plugins by the Facebook logo or the "Like" or "Share" button on our site. You can find an overview of the Facebook plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/. When you visit our pages, the plug-in establishes a direct connection between your browser and the Facebook server. The content of the plugin is transmitted by Facebook directly to your browser and integrated by it into the website. Facebook thereby receives the information that you have visited our site with your IP address, even if you do not have a Facebook account or are not currently logged in to Facebook. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a Facebook server in the USA and stored there. If you click the Facebook "Like-Button" while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the contents of our pages on your Facebook profile. This allows Facebook to assign visits to our pages to your user account. The information of your interaction is also transmitted directly to a Facebook server and stored there. The information is also published on Facebook and displayed to your Facebook friends. We would like to point out that we, as the provider of the pages, have no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data or its use by Facebook.
Facebook may use this information for the purpose of advertising, market research and demand-oriented design of the Facebook pages. For this purpose, Facebook creates usage, interest and relationship profiles, e.g. to evaluate your use of our website with regard to the advertisements displayed on Facebook, to inform other Facebook users about your activities on our website and to provide other services associated with the use of Facebook.
If you do not want Facebook to be able to assign visits to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account before using our website.
On our website plugins of the short message network Twitter Inc. 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA are integrated. You can recognize the Twitter plugins (Tweet button) by the Twitter logo on our site. You can find an overview of the Tweet button at https://dev.twitter.com/.
If you do not want Twitter to be able to attribute visits to our pages, please log out of your Twitter user account.
You can find this information at: http://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy.
These Internet pages use the plugins of the Tumblr service. These buttons are provided by Tumblr, Inc. 35 East 21st St, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA. They are recognizable by the term "Tumblr". With the help of the buttons it is possible to share a post or page of this offer at Tumblr or to follow the provider at Tumblr.
When a user calls up a web page of this website that contains such a button, his browser establishes a direct connection with the servers of Tumblr. The content of the Tumblr button is transmitted by Tumblr directly to the user's browser. The provider therefore has no influence on the extent of the data that Tumblr collects with the help of this plugin and informs users according to its level of knowledge. According to this, only the user's IP address is transmitted along with the URL of the respective website when the button is obtained, but it is not used for any other purpose than the display of the button.
7.6. Google Adsense
These Internet pages use Google AdSense, a service for the integration of advertisements from Google Inc. ("Google"). Google AdSense uses so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on the user's computer and which enable an analysis of the use of the website. Google AdSense also uses so-called web beacons (invisible graphics). Through these web beacons information such as visitor traffic on the pages of this offer can be evaluated.
The information generated by cookies and web beacons about the use of this website (including the IP address of the user) and delivery of advertising formats are transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This information may be passed on by Google to contractual partners of Google. However, Google will not merge your IP address with other data stored by you.
To prevent Pinterest from associating your visit to our sites with your Pinterest account, you must log out of your Pinterest account before visiting our sites.
So-called social plugins ("plugins") of the social network Google+, which is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google"), are used on our website. The Plugins can be recognized by buttons with the character "+1" on a white or colored background. An overview of the Google plugins and their appearance can be found here: https://developers.google.com/+/plugins
If you call up a page of our website that contains such a plug-in, your browser establishes a direct connection to the Google servers. The content of the plug-in is transmitted by Google directly to your browser and integrated into the page. Through the integration, Google receives the information that your browser has called up the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have a profile on Google+ or are not currently logged in on Google+. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to a Google server in the USA and stored there.
If you are logged in at Google+, Google can assign the visit of our website directly to your Google+ profile. If you interact with the plugins, for example by pressing the "+1" button, the corresponding information is also transmitted directly to a Google server and stored there. The information is also published on Google+ and displayed to your contacts.
For the purpose and scope of data collection and the further processing and use of the data by Google, as well as your rights and settings options for protecting your privacy, please refer to the Google data protection information: http://www.google.com/intl/de/+/policy/+1button.html
If you do not want Google to associate the information collected through our website directly with your Google+ profile, you must log out of Google+ before visiting our website. You can also completely prevent the Google plugins from loading with add-ons for your browser, e.g. with the script blocker "NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).
On our Internet pages, so-called social plugins from Instagram are used, which is operated by Instagram LLC, 1601 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA ("Instagram"). The plugins are marked with an Instagram logo, for example in the form of an "Instagram Camera". An overview of the Instagram plugins and their appearance can be found here: http://blog.instagram.com/post/36222022872/introducing-instagram-badges
When you access a page on our site that contains such a plug-in, your browser will establish a direct connection to Instagram's servers. The content of the plug-in is transmitted by Instagram directly to your browser and integrated into the page. This integration informs Instagram that your browser has called up the corresponding page of our website, even if you do not have an Instagram profile or are not currently logged in to Instagram. This information (including your IP address) is transmitted by your browser directly to an Instagram server in the USA and stored there.
If you are logged in to Instagram, Instagram can directly associate your visit to our website with your Instagram account. When you interact with the plugins, for example, by clicking the "Instagram" button, this information is also sent directly to an Instagram server and stored there. The information is also published to your Instagram account and displayed to your contacts.
Wenn Sie nicht möchten, dass Instagramdie über unseren Webauftritt gesammelten Daten unmittelbar IhremInstagram-Account zuordnet, müssen Sie sich vor Ihrem Besuch unserer Websitebei Instagram ausloggen. Sie können das Laden der Instagram Plugins auch mitAdd-Ons für Ihren Browser komplett verhindern, z. B. mit dem Skript-Blocker"NoScript" (http://noscript.net/).
7.10. Google Adwords
Our website uses Google conversion tracking. If you reach www.startups.ch via an advertisement placed by Google, Google AdWords will set a cookie on your computer. Such cookies lose their validity after a predefined period of time and do not serve the purpose of personal identification. If you revisit certain pages on our site and the cookie has not yet expired, we and Google can recognise that you clicked on an ad and were redirected by it. Cookies are different for each customer; each receives his or her own. The conversion cookie tells us the total number of users who have clicked on an ad and been redirected to a corresponding page. However, we do not receive any personal information that could identify you as a user.
If you do not desire tracking, you can set a Do Not Track cookie or adjust your browser to block cookies from the domain "googleleadservices.com".
7.11. Facebook Remarketing
If you do not wish to collect data via Custom Audience, you can deactivate Custom Audiences here.
7.12. Google Remarketing
Remarketing Tags from Google Inc. ("Google") integrated on our pages. With a remarketing tag, a direct connection between your browser and Google is established when you visit our website. We receive the information that your IP address has visited our site via Google. We may use such information for specific advertising.
7.13. Google Tag Manager
Our website uses Google Tag Manager. This service allows website tags to be managed through an interface. The Google Tag Manager only implements tags. This means that no cookies are used and no personal data is collected. The Google Tag Manager triggers other tags, which in turn may collect data. However, Google Tag Manager does not access such data. If a deactivation has been made at the domain or cookie level, it will remain in effect for all tracking tags to the extent that they are implemented with Google Tag Manager.
7.15. Live Chat Tools
This site uses the live chat tool for the offered live chat. We are able to manage chats with the assistance of the tool. The chat is integrated in the source code on this website by means of a script. By using the chat, you automatically use the services of the live chat. The following data is transmitted and collected there: chat history, name that is indicated, IP address at the time of the chat and country of origin. Such data is stored the live chat and will not be passed on to any other third party.
The content of your chat is visible to everyone on this website and is stored there. The live chat is powered by WordPress, and if you wish to enter content you must have a WordPress login. Further information can be found here: https://wordpress.org/about/privacy/
7.16. Crazy Egg Tool
This website uses SumoMe, an online marketing tool of Sumo Group Inc. 1305 E. 6th St 3, Austin, TX 78702, USA. This creates a log of, for example, mouse movements and clicks with the aim of showing possible improvements to the respective Internet site. In addition, information regarding the operating system, browser, incoming and outgoing references (links), geographical origin, along with resolution and type of device are evaluated for statistical purposes. If you do not desire such recording, you can deactivate it on all Internet pages that use SUMOME by adjusting the Do Not Track header in your browser. Further information on this can be found at https://help.sumome.com/customer/portal/articles/1963436-privacy-policy
7.18. Online appointment bookings
If you book an appointment online on this website, your data will be forwarded to the provider of the external booking system. The data collected during the course of your booking will be passed on, by using an external booking system, to the booking provider YouCanBookMe Limited 38 Mill Street, Bedford, MK40 3HD, United Kingdom. For further information, please visit https://www.youcanbook.me/privacy/.
7.19. Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie (browser type/version, operating system used, referrer URL previously visited website, IP address, time of server request) about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on our website, your IP address will be shortened by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area before.
Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the framework of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data.
Further information about the web analysis service used can be found on the website of Google Analytics. Instructions on how to prevent the processing of your data by the web analysis service can be found at http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=de.