Statistics Canada aims to map Ottawa's buildings.
As part of its pilot project, Statistics Canada is asking people who live in the Ottawa-Gatineau region to contribute information about local buildings to an open source map.
(Source: The Ottawa Citizen)
European Parliament News:
"New EU data protection rules aims to give citizens back control of their personal data and create a high, uniform level of data protection
across the EU fit for the digital. They have received final approval.
The new rules include provisions on:
- a right to be forgotten
- "clear and affirmative consent" to the processing of private data by the person concerned
- a right to know when your data has been hacked
- ensuring that privacy policies are explained in clear and understandable language
- stronger enforcement and fines up to 4% of firms' total worldwide annual turnover, as a deterrent to breaking the rules..."
(Source: European Parliament)