Re: [Wikimedia-l] next Wikidata office hours

2012-09-05 Thread Lydia Pintscher
Heya :) Just a quick reminder that this is happening in 2 hours. See you in #wikimedia-office! Cheers Lydia On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 3:26 PM, Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintsc...@wikimedia.de wrote: Heya folks :) The next Wikidata office hours are coming up. You're invited to come and ask your

[Wikimedia-l] Equipment exchange forum on Wikimedia Commons

2012-09-05 Thread Tomasz W . Kozłowski
(Apologies if it was mentioned on this list before; I couldn't find a thread about this.) Over a month ago, an equipment exchange forum has been started on Wikimedia Commons at http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Equipment_exchange, aiming to be a place where media contributors (...) can

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Equipment exchange forum on Wikimedia Commons

2012-09-05 Thread Fae
On 5 September 2012 16:50, Tomasz W. Kozłowski odder.w...@gmail.com wrote: Over a month ago, an equipment exchange forum has been started on Wikimedia Commons at http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Equipment_exchange, aiming to be a place where media contributors (...) can request,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia redefined -- typography and UX and such

2012-09-05 Thread Deryck Chan
Keyhole solution: The MediaWiki API and Wikipedia copyright and trademark licences allow Wikipedia Redefined to implement their ideas already. It will, of course, be marketed as an alternative browsing and editing device like AWB currently is. If there's enough uptake, it's never too late for WMF

[Wikimedia-l] WLM Android App v1.2.2

2012-09-05 Thread Philip Chang
Greetings All, We have updated the app on Google Playhttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.wikipedia.wlmwith some important fixes and enhancements. Here is a separate download link: *http://dumps.wikimedia.org/android/WLM-v1.2.2.apk*http://dumps.wikimedia.org/android/WLM-v1.2.2.apk

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia redefined -- typography and UX and such

2012-09-05 Thread Mono
They have no financial means or interest in doing so, Deryck. They are a design studio trying to push their work to prospective employers. Although they could serve ads alongside the content, they do not have the advertising budget to facilitate any sort of uptake. Plus, they could never compete

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-05 Thread James Alexander
Forwarding to Wikimedia-l since it does not appear to have come over naturally. -- Forwarded message -- From: Kelly Kay k...@wikimedia.org Date: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 at 5:46 PM Subject: [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Improving dispute resolution processes on Wikipedia

2012-09-05 Thread Steven Zhang
Hi all - a blog post has recently been written which details the work I have been doing as a fellow and also outlines my plans for the future. I invite you to read it and would appreciate any comments or feedback you have. You can read the post at

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-05 Thread Kelly Kay
A few moments ago we posted this to the Wikimedia Foundation Blog, it is self explanatory. Today the Wikimedia Foundation filed a suithttps://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/File:WMF_complaint_for_declaratory_judgement_September_2012.pdf in San Francisco against Internet Brands seeking a judicial

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-05 Thread Max Harmony
Would it be inappropriate for community members to express their displeasure with the actions of Internet Brands, perhaps by mass or organised boycott? I expect Wikimedia Foundation itself cannot encourage any sort of action, but can the actions of editors have negative repercussions on the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Wikimedia Foundation Seeks Declaratory Relief in response to Legal Threats from Internet Brands

2012-09-05 Thread Kim Bruning
On Thu, Sep 06, 2012 at 05:09:29AM +, Max Harmony wrote: Would it be inappropriate for community members to express their displeasure with the actions of Internet Brands, perhaps by mass or organised boycott? The latter is pretty much already happening by default. sincerely, Kim