A transparent explanation of how we protect our users’ data and privacy in our app

Jonas Downey
Jan 8 · 6 min read

1. Having strong principles.

2. Minimizing our dependence on outside services.

3. Clear and restrictive policies on data collection and retention.

4. Anonymizing and obfuscating data before we do anything with it.

5. Sharing everything we do.


The Hello Weather Experiment

A behind-the-scenes peek at what happens when a few friends try to make a great weather app in their (occasional) free time.

Jonas Downey

Written by

Designer at @Basecamp, co-creator of @helloweatherapp.

The Hello Weather Experiment

A behind-the-scenes peek at what happens when a few friends try to make a great weather app in their (occasional) free time.