We're diverging from the initial thread. I'll respond to one point, we
should take the rest of the discussion somewhere else. :)
On Mon, Apr 17, 2017 at 11:36 AM, Gerard Meijssen wrote:
> So yes, your approach is good but like the translation tool it
I said I would get back to you on three questions (below). Plus, I’d like
to return to a point you made about "upstream" collaboration and add an
update on Maps and Interactive.
- What do we philosophically believe: to roadmap or not to roadmap?
- What do we currently have in
The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed this Wednesday, April 19,
2017 at 11:30 AM (PST) 18:30 UTC.
YouTube stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Prf0Vb-k1I
As usual, you can join the conversation on IRC at #wikimedia-research. And,
you can watch our past research
A few years ago I suggested comparing Wikipedias and producing lists
of biographies of people who were alive on your version of Wikipedia
but dead on another. A bot writer went away, wrote a bot and at one
point we had reports running in 11 languages using data from 80
When you consider Wikidata's data as a predictor of relevance and interest,
the biggest problem is that Wikidata does not hold enough data at this
time. The one approach I find missing in the approach you discuss in your
presentation is local and timely information. Of relevance here are
On Mon, Apr 17, 2017 at 7:54 AM, Gerard Meijssen
> When you analyse articles and find that some things are missing, it will
> help a lot when you can target these articles to the people who are likely
> interested. When people interested in soccer
On Sun, Apr 16, 2017 at 11:58 PM, John Erling Blad wrote:
> Definitly part of the overall quality. I wonder, do you have any stats om
> how much positive change the previous attempts have triggered?
[John and I went off-list for me to understand which specific previous
This is an interesting avenue. My I suggest one practical side of this?
When you analyse articles and find that some things are missing, it will
help a lot when you can target these articles to the people who are likely
interested. When people interested in soccer learn that a soccer player
Definitly part of the overall quality. I wonder, do you have any stats om
how much positive change the previous attempts have triggered?
Den man. 17. apr. 2017, 02.04 skrev Leila Zia :
> Hi John,
> This may be of interest to you:
> We are working on building