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Furthermore, data is forwarded to the Facebook servers through its use, which contains information about your website visits to our homepage. For logged-in Facebook users, this results in the usage data being assigned to their personal Facebook account.
As soon as you actively use the Facebook plugin as a logged-in Facebook user (e.g. by clicking on the "Like" button or using the comment function), this data is transferred to your Facebook account and published. You can only avoid this by logging out of your Facebook account first.
For more information regarding data use by Facebook, please refer to the data protection regulations on Facebook.
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You can change your privacy settings on Twitter in the account settings at http://twitter.com/account/settings.
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In order to use the Google +1 button, you need a globally visible, public Google profile, which must contain at least the name chosen for the profile. This name is used in all Google services. In some cases, this name may also replace another name you used when sharing content via your Google Account. The identity of your Google profile may be displayed to users who know your email address or have other identifying information about you..
Use of information collected:
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there..
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