Noteworthy Information
European Data Protection Supervisor passed away  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

The EU's independent data protection authority informed: It is with the deepest regret that we announce the loss of Giovanni Buttarelli, the European Data Protection Supervisor. Giovanni passed away surrounded by his family in Italy, last night, 20 August 2019.

Apple joins Google, Facebook, and Twitter in data-sharing project  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

The Data Transfer Project wants to make it easy to move data between services but be sure to read comments from Paul-Olivier Dehaye and Lasse Rouhiainen on the data-sharing project as well!

'Osaka Track' framework for free cross-border data flow  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday at the G20 summit formally declared the launch of the 'Osaka Track', an overarching framework promoting cross-border data flow with enhanced protections.


Questions Asked
A giant world map of the conference  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

Shout out - who wants to help make a giant world map for the conference? Needs a bit of research and testing e.g. the Oodi library facilities in Helsinki and some printing houses. Goal: visualise the community on a map!

Blogpost to give companies MyData guidance  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

A while back @Lasse Rouhiainen asked: 'What are the first steps when a company wants to use MyData? I would like to recommend MyData to one of my client, but not sure where to start?' I thought in simplicity this is a great question, and we might write a blogpost on this, in the spirit of “I believe in MyData - so what, what do I do now?”

Do you know or want to learn Airtable or Pipedrive CRM?  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

Anyone happen to be good in Airtable (or want to learn that?) Similarly, if anyone is interested in learning Pipedrive CRM, some help is welcomed!

Are we open, transparent and participatory enough?  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

Teemu Ropponen wrote that he recently got some criticism from the membership about MyData Global not being transparent enough. Because transparency is one of the MyData key principles and many of the staff have some background in the open knowledge movement, this feedback stings and needs to be taken seriously. Read more about participation, planning, leading, and finance on Slack!

MyData Global at RightsCon  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

A punch of people from MyData Global will be at RightsCon in Tunis, Tunisia next week and Teemu asked to retweet RightsCon-related tweets!

Can someone help me understand GoodID?  show on Slack
teemu.ropponen

...and how it relates to some of the things people in the MyData community are doing?


Apps & Services
Silo.ai
teemu.ropponen

AI company Silo.ai in the news.

GDPR Request Template
teemu.ropponen

Data access requests in the GDPR remain more powerful on paper than in practice. Michael Veale has created a new, comprehensive template letter to help everyone get the most of data rights against controllers large & small, mixing access, portability & more.

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teemu.ropponen

Anyone familiar with this “privacy-aware” version of Android?