[od-discuss] Fwd: [euopendata] [sunlightlabs] 10 principles for open data]

Rufus Pollock rufus.pollock at okfn.org
Fri Aug 13 11:11:25 BST 2010

Some interesting recent discussion of the Open Definition related to
government data.


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From: Antti Poikola <antti.poikola at gmail.com>
Date: 13 August 2010 09:28
Subject: Re: [euopendata] [sunlightlabs] 10 principles for open data]
To: EU Open Data Working Group <euopendata at lists.okfn.org>


Many of yoy propably follow also the sunlight foundation list. There
has been quite vivid discussion about "Principles for open data".

This latest post compares some principles thatn can be found from the
web including the "Open Knowledge Definition".


On 08/12/2010 05:19 PM, Joseph Lorenzo Hall wrote:
> Hey Josh, can we get a link? ::) best wishes, Joe
> On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 5:13 PM, Josh Tauberer<tauberer at govtrack.us>  wrote:
>> I think you've seen it, but I thought for others I should just note that I
>> wrote a similar but much longer update to the original 8 principles last
>> year. It's on the revamped www.opengovdata.org site.

Here's the direct link:

In summary, the total list of recommendations I found (and liked) were:

1. Available on the Internet for free (OKD's "access" and Sunlight's
Principles for Transparency in Government)

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