Personal Data: Concept and Categorisation

On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force across the European Union. The new Regulation provides a broader definition of personal data with respect to its predecessor, the Data Protection Directive (DPD), and has rapidly become a standard for the processing of personal data not…

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Voice assistants: is someone listening to us?

In July 2019, the Flemish news outlet VRT published an article revealing that internet giant Google employs thousands of people around the globe to listen to recordings of the customers – mostly unbeknownst to them. This came as quite a shock given that an almost identical report was previously published by the…

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First Plenary Meeting

The first COMPRISE plenary meeting was held on June 11-12, 2019 in Madrid. We welcomed three advisory board members who are Frédéric Peak (DYDU), Alice Coucke (Snips), and Félicien Vallet (CNIL). Plenary Meeting Invitation Letter Plenary Meeting Agenda

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COMPRISE @Showcase H2020 and INEA

COMPRISE was presented at the “Showcasing Language Technology in H2020 and CEF Telecom Projects” workshop that was held on the 26 of April 2019 in Brussels. The workshop introduced Digital Service Infrastructures and their stakeholders at Member State level to language technology related projects in the H2020 program and in CEF…

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