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Vancouver mulls making itself an 'open city'

May 22, 2009, 00:02 (1 Talkback[s])
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"The motion calls for the city to endorse the principles of:

* Making data open and accessible by sharing as much of it as possible while respecting privacy and security concerns.

* Adopting open standards for data, documents, maps and other media.

* Placing open source software on equal footing with "commercial systems."

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