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Data Privacy Statement

Data privacy is very important to us at TIHIL.
We comply with national laws and do our utmost to protect your data from unauthorized access.
The data provided by you (e.g. Pictures) are handled with high confidentiality. They are not sold to anyone and are not freely given away. The copyright stays with you. The pictures uploaded by you are solely used to run our platform.
TIHIL allows the connection to Facebook’s ‚Share‘-function in order to share Places on Facebook. The same applies to Twitter. On registration, your account is automatically set to allow the sharing of your place by other users. This means other users on TIHIL can share pictures of your place among their friends on Facebook or twitter followers. If you do not want this, you can change the setting and deactivate the ‚Share‘-function for other social media platforms.
If you decide to delete your account, all the comments made by you will stay online but are anonymized.
We rely on income from advertisement to provide the platform. We use location information provided by you to present you with localized advertisement. We are not going to use the location information provided by your for any other purpose.
Pictures, e.g. taken with mobile phones and modern digital cameras, may contain data on the location of the picture. We may read this data for the above mentioned purpose of presenting localized advertisement to you.
If laws are violated by users of our platform and authorities are investigating a certain user, we will cooperate with the authorities and support any investigation by provision of needed data we may be in possession of.


We use Cookies. By using Cookies we are increasing the usability, safety and effectiveness of our page. Cookies are text files which are saved on your computer. You can use your browser function to deactivate Cookies, although it is not recommended. Cookies do not harm your computer.

Google Analytics

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 analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. In case of activation of the IP anonymization, Google will truncate/anonymize the last octet of the IP address for Member States of the European Union as well as for other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases, the full IP address is sent to and shortened by Google servers in the USA. On behalf of the website provider 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 to the website provider. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. However, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. Furthermore you can prevent Google’s collection and use of data (cookies and IP address) by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en.
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).

Google Adsense

This website uses Google AdSense, a service for including advertisements from Google Inc. (” Google”). Google AdSense uses “cookies “, text files that are stored on your computer, to analyze how users use the site allows . Google AdSense uses so called web beacons ( invisible images) . Through this web beacons, information can be evaluated as the visitor traffic on these sites. The information generated by cookies and web beacons on this website ( including your IP address) and delivery of advertising formats to be transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. This information can be passed from Google to contractors of Google. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by you. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; however, we point out that you may not be able to use all functions of this website in this case. By using this site , you agree to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described above and for the aforementioned purpose.


Privacy Policy for Usage of Facebook – Plugins
Our pages integrate plugins of the social network Facebook (Facebook Inc., 1601 Willow Road , Menlo Park, California, 94025 , United States) are integrated. The Facebook plugin, you agree to the Facebook logo or the “Like – Button” (” Like”) and the comment on our site. You can find an overview of Facebook -plugins here: http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/ . When you visit our pages, the plugin establishes a connection between your browser and the Facebook server is established . Facebook thereby obtains the information that you have with your IP Address for visiting our website . If you click on the Facebook ” Like” button while you are logged into your Facebook account , you can link the content of our pages on your Facebook profile . Thereby Facebook can correlate your visit of our site with your user account. We point out that we as providers of the sites no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and use them through Facebook . For more information, please refer to the privacy statement of facebook under http://de-de.facebook.com/policy.php If you do not wish that Facebook can assign your visit to our site with your Facebook – account, please log out from your Facebook account.


Privacy Statement for the Use of Twitter
Functions of the service Twitter are integrated on our website. These functions are offered by Twitter Inc., Twitter, Inc., 1355 Market St , Suite 900 , San Francisco, CA 94103 , USA . Through the use of Twitter and function of ” re-tweet ” the web pages you visit are linked to your Twitter account and made known to other users . This data is also transmitted to Twitter. We point out that we as providers of the sites no knowledge of the content of the transmitted data and use them through Twitter. For more information, please refer to the privacy statement of Twitter at http://twitter.com/privacy . Your privacy preferences at Twitter, you can change the account settings under http://twitter.com/account/settings .