PRIVACY POLICY

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Data protection has a high priority for us -- For you certainly too, we are sure. With this data protection declaration we inform you which personal data (hereinafter also "data") are processed by us in relation to our internet presences (hereinafter "web pages") and which rights you are entitled to. The data protection declaration also implements our obligations under § 13 Telemediengesetz (TMG) and Article 13 of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data, on the free movement of data and on the repeal of Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR).

1. Responsible person

Markus Perl

Zehnfeldstraße 109, 81825 München, Deutschland

E-Mail: contact gender-api.com

2. Definitions

The data protection declaration uses the following terms as defined in the General Data Protection Regulation:

3. Type, scope and purpose of processing, legal bases

3.1 We process the following types of data:

3.2 The following categories of affected persons exist:

3.3 The data was processed for the following purposes and on the basis of the legal bases mentioned below:

If our processing is based on further legal bases, they are specified below in the further explanations.

4. Recipients of data, third countries

Data will only be passed on to third parties if this is necessary for the provision of our services. For payment processing, the data required in payment transactions (name, account or credit card data, e-mail address, purchase price) may be forwarded by us to a payment service provider and/or to a credit institution or PayPal commissioned with payment. Other categories of recipients are hosting providers, participants in the merchandise management and financial accounting system, external providers for customer service.

The transfer and disclosure of data to recipients, order processors or third parties shall only take place within the framework of the legal basis (see 2.4 above) or if there is a more extensive legal obligation. Access to data for contractors was granted in strict compliance with Article 28 of the GDPR. Processing of data in a third country (outside the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA)) shall be carried out in accordance with Articles 44 to 50 of the GDPR. Processing takes place at a level of data protection that corresponds to the GDPR, in particular through guarantees given by contract processors, e.g. on the basis of an agreement between the EU and the USA in accordance with the US data protection shield (hereinafter also "Privacy Shield"), or on the basis of special contractual obligations (standard contractual clauses).

5. Data deletion

Data will be deleted on the basis of Articles 17 and 18 of the GDPR; the same applies to restrictions on the processing and blocking of data. The data will be deleted or processed in a limited manner if and to the extent that it is no longer necessary to achieve a specified purpose, unless deletion is prohibited by law (e.g. retention obligations under commercial or tax law) or something else has been agreed.

According to § 257 of the German Commercial Code (HGB) and § 147 paragraph 1 of the Fiscal Code (AO), every businessman is in particular obliged to keep commercial books and records, inventories, opening balance sheets including work instructions, annual financial statements, other organisational documents and accounting records for ten years; a period of six years applies to commercial and business letters.

6. Cookies

"Cookies" are small files that are stored on the user's computer with different information. They serve to establish the identity of the user and his device as well as to secure information provided by the user during the stay. In addition to temporary cookies ("session cookies", e.g. the contents of a shopping basket), which are deleted after leaving the web pages and closing the browser. Permanent cookies (e.g. last login, viewed websites) are not deleted after leaving the websites. In the case of so-called "Third-Party-Cookies" the cookies do not originate from the person responsible, but from a third party.

You can prevent cookies from being stored on your computer. You have the possiblity to select the option in the settings of your browser that cookies are not allowed in general and related to certain pages. You can also delete existing cookies there. As a precaution, it is pointed out that the functions of our websites may be restricted if cookies are deactivated or removed.

7. Newsletter

When registering for the newsletter, your e-mail address will be used for our own advertising purposes (sending e-mails) until you unsubscribe from the newsletter. You can unsubscribe at any time. If necessary, you have expressly given us the following consent and we have recorded the consent. We are obliged to keep the content of the consent available at all times. You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future. Repetition of the consent text for the newsletter:

"Subscribe to our developer newsletter for useful tips, news and resources (no spam)"

The registration is made by the so-called double opt-in procedure. After registering, you will be asked by e-mail to confirm your subscription to the newsletter. The registration is logged for evidence purposes, in this case usage data (time of registration and confirmation, IP address) is processed. The legal basis for this is your consent in accordance with Article 6 paragraph 1 letter a, Article 7 GDPR in connection with § 7 UWG; logging is based on legal requirements (Article 6 paragraph 1 letter c GDPR) and to protect our legitimate interests (Article 6 paragraph 1 letter f GDPR).

We use the services of Amazon Web Service, Inc. to send the newsletter, for which purpose your email address, usage and communication data will also be processed by this provider. The service provider is employed on the basis of our legitimate interests (Article 6 paragraph 1 letter f GDPR) and an order processing contract (Article 28 paragraph 3 sentence 1 GDPR). Amazon Web Services Inc. is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, guaranteeing compliance with European data protection law (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000000TOWQAA4&status=Active#other-covered-entities).

You can revoke your consent to receive the newsletter at any time by clicking the "Unsubscribe" link at the end of the newsletter or by sending us an email about the withdrawal. Even after revocation, email addresses can remain stored for up to three years to protect our legitimate interests in order to be able to prove our consent for the newsletters sent until revocation.

8. Hosting

We work with hosting partners to maintain, restore and improve our services, particularly in terms of storage space, computing capacity, database, infrastructure, maintenance services and similar services. This may involve the processing of data in accordance with Section 2.1 of this data protection declaration; in particular the collection of server log files (server access). Processing is carried out on the basis of a legitimate interest on our part in accordance with Article 6 paragraph 1 letter f GDPR in conjunction with Art. 28 GDPR. The data will be deleted no later than seven days after it has been stored; this does not apply if storage is necessary for reasons of evidence - the data will be deleted when the purpose of evidence has ceased to exist.

9. Rights of the persons concerned

According to the GDPR, you have different rights with regard to your data:

10. Social Media

On the basis of our legitimate interests (operation, improvement of our pages, analysis), we use the following connections to social networks, so-called social plugins (hereinafter "plugins"),in the sense of Art. 6 para. 1 lit. f. GDPR .

10.1 Facebook

We use plugins from facebook.com, operated by Facebook Inc, 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA, or for EU citizens Facebook Ireland Ltd, 4 Grand Canal Square, Grand Canal Harbour, Dublin 2, Ireland, ("Facebook"). Facebook is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnywAAC&status=Active .

The plugins recognizable by the Facebook logo refer to specific content, text contributions or invitations to interactions. Visit https://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/ to learn about the form and look of Facebook plugins. When you access one of our websites that contains a plugin like this, the user's device establishes a connection to Facebook's servers. When processing plugin data, user profiles can be created. We have no influence on the amount of data that Facebook collects using the plugins. Facebook can use the plugin to collect information on what pages the user visited. If you visit one of our pages and are logged in to Facebook, Facebook is able to assign the visit to a Facebook profile. Furthermore, information from interactive plugins will be processed, e.g. by clicking on the Like button. Facebook might also recognize the IP address of non-members and at least anonymously store it.

For more information on the scope and purpose of Facebook's data processing and possible privacy settings, please see Facebook's privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/; additional settings are available in the profile settings (https://www.facebook.com/settings?tab=ads). If you as a Facebook member would like to prevent Facebook from processing data in connection with our websites, you must log out of Facebook and delete the cookies before using our websites.

10.2 Google+

In addition, we use the Google Plus button, which is operated by Google LLC, 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA ("Google") and is identifiable by a white G on a red background with a white +. Google is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, guaranteeing compliance with European data protection law (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt000000001L5AAI&status=Active).

When the button is clicked, a connection to the Google servers is established in the browser and the content of the button is transmitted. We have no control over the exact amount of data Google collects using this plugin.

For more information on the scope and purpose of Google's data processing and possible privacy settings, please see Google's Privacy Policy: https://developers.google.com/+/web/buttons-policy. If you are a Google Plus member and do not want your information about your visit to our webpages to be processed by Google, you will need to log out of Google Plus before you visit our webpages.

10.3 Twitter

On our websites we use links to the Twitter service offered by Twitter Inc, 1355 Market Street, Suite 900, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA ("Twitter"). Twitter is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus offers a guarantee to comply with European data protection law.(https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000TORzAAO&status=Active).

When accessing one of our websites containing a plugin like this, the user's end device establishes a connection to Twitter's servers. When processing plugin data, user profiles can be created. We have no influence on the exact amount of data Twitter collects using this plugin. Twitter can use the plugin to collect information on what pages a user has visited or which members the user is following. If you access our pages and are logged in to Twitter at the same time, Twitter can assign your visit to a Twitter account. For more information on Twitter's data protection, please visit https://twitter.com/de/privacy. Privacy policy: https://twitter.com/de/privacy. There is the possibility to restrict the processing of your data by Twitter here: https://twitter.com/personalization.

10.4 LinkedIn

We use links on our website to the LinkedIn service, an offer of LinkedIn AG, Dammtorstraße 29-32, 20354 Hamburg, Germany ("LinkedIn"). LinkedIn is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus offers a guarantee to comply with European data protection law.(https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000L0UZAA0&status=Active).

When accessing one of our websites containing a plugin like this, the user's device establishes a connection to the LinkedIn servers; cookies can be set. When processing plugin data, user profiles can be created. We have no influence on the exact amount of data LinkedIn collects with the help of this plugin. Twitter can use the plugin to get information on what pages a user has visited. If you access our pages and are logged in to LinkedIn at the same time, LinkedIn can assign your visit to a LinkedIn account. For more information on LinkedIn's data protection, please visit https://www.datenschutz.org/linkedin/, At https://www.linkedin.com/psettings/guest-controls/retargeting-opt-out you can limit the processing of your data by LinkedIn.

10.5 User Voice

We use the service "UserVoice" of UserVoice Inc, 121 2nd St Floor 4, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA, to collect feedback from users. For feedback via UserVoice (e.g. about the idea factory) data (IP address, name and other customer and contract data) are stored on the servers of UserVoice Inc. UserVoice is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement and thus offers a guarantee to comply with European data protection law (https://www.privacyshield.gov/participant?id=a2zt0000000GnvnAAC&status=Active). More details and information about UserVoice's specific privacy policy can be found at https://uservoice.com/privacy/.

10.6 Our pages in Social Networks

In addition, we are features in social networks and platforms with our own pages, where we offer information on our company and contact information. When we collect data, this is done to response to inquiries and for further correspondence with users and customers. The processing is based on Article 6(1)(a) and (b) GDPR. Please note the Terms and Conditions and the data guidelines of the respective networks and platforms when accessing them. Operator.

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