Welcome to the MyData Weekly Digest, a news site dedicated to producing the best coverage from within the human centred approach in personal data management. It provides information retrieved mainly from the MyData Global Slack Channel since June 2019. Postings and comments are owned by the respective user stated with each entry. MyData is an idea and an alternative vision for ethical use of personal data. It’s also a movement and a community, and a global non-profit organisation. Read more here: mydata.org

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Noteworthy Information
Trust over IP Foundation launched a task force to tackle passive Identifiers

Data capture requires the provision of immutable fields in order to capture and store collected data. Immutable capture items are identified by passive identifiers.

List of (potentially) unfair practices

An unofficial whitelist and blacklist of practices of data gatekeepers.

Restoring Balance to Digital Competition - Sensible Rules, Effective Enforcement

Published at the European Data Summit, this report focused on providing recommendations to new organizations and tools to reign big tech. Teemu commented that similarities are found between MyData movements.

Towards trustworthy health data ecosystems

How the resue of data can create new services for the benefit of all

A blockchain-based framework for electronic medical records sharing with fine-grained access control

Good job Wuhan University. It is great to see Chinese engineers working on personal data related platform. However, needed one extra step to become more human-centric. The patient should have the full control not the doctor.

Purism - Fund Your App

A real open-source OS for mobile phone that has no political stances?

White paper: Data sovereignty and soft infrastructures are key enablers for the next phase of the European data economy

In order to achieve the goals of the European data strategy it is necessary to make data sovereignty a design principle and develop a soft infrastructure for data sharing ...


Questions Asked
What you would like to see at MyData Online 2020 Conference?

Karolina started a crowdsourcing thread to collect ideas on what would make the MyData Online 2020 Conference fun to participate.


MyData Internals

Board and Steering Group

Community


Upcoming Events
The following events are in the MyData calendar for next week:

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