This website is a private blog with no commercial objective, those terms are here to ensure everyone’s privacy and safety. By using this website, you declare that you have read, understood and accepted the following terms:
1) Liability for Content
I compile the content of the website with care, and with as much information that I can gather. However, pursuant to §7 par. 1 of TMG (German Tele-Media Act), I cannot assume any liability for the up-to-dateness, accuracy or completeness of the website content. Reviews, tests and opinions expressed in this blog only reflect my personal opinions, protected by local and international laws. They are compiled in good faith and with meticulous care. I cannot be held liable for any property or financial damage directly or indirectly related the consultation of this website. As per §§8 to 10 of the TMG, I am not responsible for monitoring third party information provided or stored on the website. However, any illegal content will be promptly removed on request. Liability in such cases shall commence only at the time I become aware of the infringement.
2) Liability for Links
This website contains links to third-party websites. I have no influence on the content of those websites and accept no responsibility related to their content. These links were deemed safe and their content free of legal violations when the links were added to this website. If any linked third-party website is found, or reported as violating the law, the links will be promptly removed.
This website and its contents, except where otherwise noted, are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
This means – among other things – that you are NOT authorised to use any content of this blog (including text, videos, pictures and other elements) for any commercial purpose without my express consent. I compile this website on my free time, and I am happy to do so. Therefore, I reserve myself the right to seek compensation, as permitted by the license and to the full extend of the law, if you copy content from this website in view of financial profits. Please refer to the license for details.
If you would like to use or link some content for non commercial or non profit purposes, don’t hesitate to inform me, I will be glad to do the same!
4.1) General terms
A visit to this website may result in some data points being stored electronically, whereas no personal information (name, address or e-mail address) is stored or analyzed. Please note that there are inherent risks to transmitting data online, via the Internet or via Email. It is impossible to completely safeguard any electronic database from third-party access. Therefore, I cannot assume any liability for damages resulting from the exploitation of potential security vulnerabilities. However, all reasonable measures will be taken to safeguard your data, subject to this limitation.
No personal information available on this website should be used, gathered (either manually or automatically), stored by anyone for the purpose of sending unsolicited advertisement, emails (spam) or any similar unsolicited marketing purpose. I reserve the right to take legal action should this term not be respected.
4.2) Analytics (Matomo)
This website makes use of Matomo Analytics, an open-source audience analysis tool by Matomo (https://matomo.org/). It is used to improve the content of this website by allowing the author to observe visitors activity.
Matomo uses small text files stored on your computer (“Cookies”) to allow an analysis of how you use the website.
The data gathered by Matomo is stored locally for analysis purposes. It is not transmitted to any other party. However, the author reserves the right to publish global and anonymous statistics.
Analytics include GeoLite data created by MaxMind, available from http://www.maxmind.com
Statistics are important to the author in order to constantly improve the website content. However, your privacy is paramount. If you have enabled the “do not track” option in your browser, your data will not be gathered.
4.3) User Comments
The comments on this website are handled by an external partner (DISQUS, Big Head Labs, Inc., San Francisco, USA). Should you decide to use the comment function, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and accepted the corresponding privacy statements and any other legal terms subject to the use of the forums provided by this company and available at www.disqus.com .
Pursuant to § 5 TMG and § 55 RStV, the following terms are presented in the same languages as the website content (French and English). Should both translations be in conflict, local laws permitting, the English version of those terms will prevail.
For any question related to this website please contact the editor (Pierre Billon, Clermont-Ferrand-Allee 38, 93049 Regensburg) – either via email: pierre (my first name) at locgeek.com – or via twitter: @LocGeek