The Morning Edition - K-W | May 10, 2013 | 6:19

Open Data doesn't mean compromised privacy

Ontario's privacy commissioner, Ann Cavoukian says people don't need to be concerned their privacy will be compromised with a push to Open Data by governments and businesses. Personal identifiers are removed before data sets released.

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