A proposed range of EU acts on data and digitisation translates a geopolitical position into law, where data use, AI & digitisation benefits are tied to citizen rights and societal effects. A summary.
Het kabinet heeft het Corona dashboard gelanceerd met indicatoren voor het beoordelen van de pandemiemaatregelen. Helaas gaan de links naar ‘meer uitleg en data’ niet naar de #opendata, want die publiceert het RIVM nog altijd niet.
The Guardian plays with commercially available TomTom traffic data to show impact of pandemic. It would be more fun if TomTom would publish some of it as #opendata
Kiva microcredit vouchers r t perfect Christmas gift to clients for the 12th time this year. Like with my work on #opendata, it only creates value if you give it away again. You can join Kiva too https://www.kiva.org/invitedby/tonzijlstra
It’s King’s Day #koningsdag in the Netherlands. And this year the royal family is visiting our hometown Amersfoort. Despite the rain the country will turn orange in most places. (below screenshot of the rain radar, #opendata ftw) The little one has been asking to go into town since 8am this morning.
Taking a look at the quality of open data of Dutch provinces https://www.zylstra.org/blog/2019/04/measuring-open-data-quality-of-dutch-provinces/ #opendata #opengov #netherlands
This article is a good description of the Freedom of Information (#foia #opengov #opendata) situation in the Balkans. Due to my work in the region, I recognise lots of what is described here. My work in the region, such as in Serbia, has let me encounter.... https://www.zylstra.org/blog/2019/03/6194/
Gave a brief presentation on #opendata as resource for citizen science at the Koppelting conference in Amersfoort today. https://www.zylstra.org/blog/2019/01/koppelting-open-data-for-citizen-science-talk/
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