The Weekly BAT + Podcast ep. 7 (Sep. 13, 2019) — Khan Academy now a Brave verified publisher, Brave #1 Android browser in Japan (according to Appbrain ranking), Interview with Luke Mulks on Crypto & Things (video)

Publishers: Khan Academy is now a verified publisher!

https://www.reddit.com/r/BATProject/comments/d32omb/khan_academy_is_now_a_verified_publisher/

Growth: Brave #1 Android browser in Japan, according to recent Appbrain ranking 

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The Weekly BAT + Podcast ep. 6 (Sep. 6, 2019) — r/BATProject surpasses 30K members, Brave uncovers Google’s GDPR workaround (blog by Dr. Johnny Ryan), new fan-made series: Creator Spotlight

COMMUNITY: r/BATProject hits 30,000 members! 

We made it to 30K! Big thanks to each and every one of you for helping us in our quest to upgrade the web by improving digital advertising and web privacy.

Join us, here: https://www.reddit.com/r/BATProject/

BLOG: Brave uncovers Google’s GDPR workaround

Google’s DoubleClick/Authorized Buyers ad business is already under investigation by the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) for suspected infringement of the GDPR, as a result of a formal complaint by Brave’s Chief Policy & industry Relations Officer, Dr Johnny Ryan.

The Irish DPC is Google’s primary GDPR regulator. New evidence gathered by Brave gives the Irish DPC concrete proof that Google’s ad system did broadcast personal data about Dr Ryan, which infringed the GDPR. In addition, Brave has uncovered what appears to be a GDPR workaround that circumvents Google’s own publicly stated GDPR data safeguards.

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The Weekly BAT + Podcast Ep. 5: 08/24/2019 to 08/30/2019 — Wikipedia now a Brave verified publisher & ready to receive BAT donations from Brave users, Cheddar interviews Brendan Eich (video), FreeCodeCamp.org’s Brave Rewards case study & testimonial

Welcome to this week’s BAT Community Update! 

ANNOUNCEMENT: Wikipedia is now a Brave Verified Publisher, Ready to Receive BAT Donations from Brave Users!

Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, has joined the Brave platform as a Verified Publisher. Created in 2001, Wikipedia is edited and verified by volunteers around the world. Wikipedia is offered in 300 languages containing a total of more than 50 million articles and viewed more than 15 billion times every month. Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a charitable, not-for-profit organization that relies on donations. 

INTERVIEW: Brendan Eich was on Cheddar’s Between Bells!

Our CEO, Brendan Eich was recently featured on Cheddar’s “Between Bells” and discussed why he founded Brave, how Brave users reward online creators with BAT, as well as opt-in Brave Ads that preserve privacy and reward users with 70% of the revenue share. 

Watch the interview here: https://cheddar.com/media/a-braver-way-to-browse-the-internet

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New BAT podcast hosted by Viking Karwur of BAT Indonesia (bahasa Indonesia)

Check out Viking’s new podcast, recorded in Bahasa Indonesia, here: https://anchor.fm/bat-indonesia/episodes/SoBAT-Baru–WikiPedia-e54vha

Viking Karwur is the head of BAT/Brave Indonesia, a group of regional volunteers based in Bekasi dedicated to spreading the word about BAT & Brave.

More from Viking Karwur and BAT/Brave Indonesia:

Viking Karwur on Twitter: https://twitter.com/vikingkarwur

BAT Indonesia on Twitter: https://twitter.com/BAT_Indonesia

Brave Indonesia on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IndoBrave

Planet BAT on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Planet_BAT