[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia CH is looking for a temporary project manager for Wiki Loves Monuments 2013

2013-06-26 Thread Charles Andrès
Project manager for Wiki Loves Monuments 2013 Contractor for a temporary position 50 % Reporting directly to the board and working in close collaboration with the Community managers and Wiki Loves Monuments working group, the project manager will be responsible for the implementation of Wiki

[Wikimedia-l] OSM Funding Drive success, extension

2013-06-26 Thread Tom Morris
Yesterday, the OpenStreetMap Foundation completed a funding drive of £40,000 ($60,000) to buy two new servers. Because of the success of the fundraising, they have decided to extend the campaign to raise another £32,500 ($50,000). See 

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OSM Funding Drive success, extension

2013-06-26 Thread Strainu
2013/6/26 Tom Morris t...@tommorris.org: You can also donate via Bitcoin. It's not immediately obvious to me how I can do that. Care to elaborate? Thanks, Strainu ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OSM Funding Drive success, extension

2013-06-26 Thread Richard Symonds
Their bitcoin address is listed at the bottom of the donate page: it's 1J3pt9koWJZTo2jarg98RL89iJqff9Kobp Richard Symonds Wikimedia UK 0207 065 0992 Wikimedia UK is a Company Limited by Guarantee registered in England and Wales, Registered No. 6741827. Registered Charity No.1144513. Registered

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OSM Funding Drive success, extension

2013-06-26 Thread Strainu
2013/6/26 Richard Symonds richard.symo...@wikimedia.org.uk: Their bitcoin address is listed at the bottom of the donate page: it's 1J3pt9koWJZTo2jarg98RL89iJqff9Kobp Thanks, I hadn't scrolled all the way down :) Strainu ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

[Wikimedia-l] Recognizing the GLAM-Wiki U.S. Consortium as a Wikimedia User Group

2013-06-26 Thread Bence Damokos
Hi all, It is my pleasure to draw your attention to the resolution adopted by the Affiliations Committee yesterday [1] that recognizes the GLAM Wiki U.S. Consortium[2] as the fifth Wikimedia User Group. The GLAM-Wiki US Consortium will bring together cultural organizations, Wikipedians,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero in Google search result

2013-06-26 Thread Matthew Flaschen
On 06/18/2013 06:35 PM, Adam Baso wrote: Update: We've added an enhancement to Wikipedia Zero so that if a user who isn't on a participating carrier network navigates to a Wikipedia Zero page on language.zero.wikipedia.org, such as http://en.zero.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muse_%28band%29 , the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero in Google search result

2013-06-26 Thread Adam Baso
(cross-posted on mobile-l) Okay, looks like the index of zero.wikipedia.org pages in Google has shrunk by some 20 million entries. Nonetheless, a number of really old pages (e.g., going back to 6-May-2013) are still in the Google index with article text. I'll set a reminder to check on the Google

[Wikimedia-l] Legal victory for Wikipedia in Italy

2013-06-26 Thread Michelle Paulson
Hi All, I am very happy to announce a favorable decision we have recently received in an Italian defamation case brought against the Wikimedia Foundation by former Italian Minister of Defense and Berlusconi advisor, Mr. Cesare Previti. You can read more about it in our latest blog

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Legal victory for Wikipedia in Italy

2013-06-26 Thread Ilario Valdelli
The blog has been already posted in the Italian mailing list and I would say that this is an excellent result. The justice in Italy is really slow in general, but in this case the timeline has been short and the result of the court of justice really good for the future. The definition that the