Re: [Wikimedia-l] How lovely live communication works worldwide

2013-12-05 Thread Jean-Frédéric
Hi, 2013/12/4 Manuel Schneider manuel.schnei...@wikimedia.ch Am 03.12.2013 23:33, schrieb Tilman Bayer: Note that this solution is still based on proprietary software, in that it requires users to install a Flash plugin. well, BigBlueButton is completely open source, including the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How lovely live communication works worldwide

2013-12-05 Thread Dimitar Parvanov Dimitrov
Hi, I will try today, for the first time, Palava.tv. Don't know if it's any good, but it is run by a German non-for profit that rely on donations only (thus similar to our sustainability model). If it works well enough it might be worth keeping on one's shortlist. Will let you know. Dimi

[Wikimedia-l] Registration open for Chapter Board workshop

2013-12-05 Thread Chris Keating
***Registration is now open for the Wikimedia Boards Training Workshop in London, 1-2 March 2014.*** Are you a Board member of a Wikimedia Chapter or Thematic Organisation? Then this workshop is for you! We are drawing on expertise from within the Wikimedia movement and beyond to produce a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Registration open for Chapter Board workshop

2013-12-05 Thread Chris Keating
Correcting link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/board-training-workshop-tickets-8850487045 *cough* On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 5:59 PM, Chris Keating chriskeatingw...@gmail.comwrote: ***Registration is now open for the Wikimedia Boards Training Workshop in London, 1-2 March 2014.*** Are you a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Registration open for Chapter Board workshop

2013-12-05 Thread Christophe Henner
Hey Chris, Hope you're fine. The eventbrite link isn't working properly from France :( Thanks for your help Best, -- Christophe On 5 December 2013 18:59, Chris Keating chriskeatingw...@gmail.com wrote: ***Registration is now open for the Wikimedia Boards Training Workshop in London, 1-2

[Wikimedia-l] The Wikipedia Library's Books and Bytes newsletter

2013-12-05 Thread Jake Orlowitz
Books Bytes Volume 1, Issue 2, November 2013 by The Interior (talk =B7 contribs), Ocaasi (talk =B7 contribs) Sign up for monthly delivery: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:The_Wikipedia_Library/Newsletter/Re= cipients Read online:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Invitation to WMF November 2013 Metrics Activities Meeting: Thursday, December 5, 19:00 UTC

2013-12-05 Thread Praveena Maharaj
REMINDER: This meeting starts in 30 minutes. On Wed, Nov 27, 2013 at 1:21 PM, Praveena Maharaj pmaha...@wikimedia.orgwrote: Dear all, The next WMF metrics and activities meeting will take place on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 7:00 PM UTC (11 AM PST). The IRC channel is #wikimedia-office

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Registration open for Chapter Board workshop

2013-12-05 Thread Chris Keating
Also, in response to a query: It is possible to register without paying registration right away. If you click Other Payment Options you can select one of those and we will settle up with you eventually. :-) Chris On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 6:03 PM, Chris Keating chriskeatingw...@gmail.comwrote:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How lovely live communication works worldwide

2013-12-05 Thread Manuel Schneider
Hi, Am 05.12.2013 11:13, schrieb Jean-Frédéric: Except that it appears the required Flash version is not available under Linux, except if using the proprietary Chrome. I only own Linux computers and BBB works perfectly here in Firefox 17.0.9 with Adobe Flash 11,2,202,310, just the standard

[Wikimedia-l] New evaluation report on meta - WORKSHOPS

2013-12-05 Thread Sarah Stierch
[pardon the cross-posting] Hi everyone! (Important areas bolded for people who are TL;DR types[1]) As you may remember, the Program Evaluation and Design team here at WMF has been doing evaluation of programmatic activities in the movement - with your help! THANK YOU! *We have released our next

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Registration open for Chapter Board workshop

2013-12-05 Thread Laura Hale
On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 7:40 PM, Chris Keating chriskeatingw...@gmail.comwrote: Also, in response to a query: It is possible to register without paying registration right away. If you click Other Payment Options you can select one of those and we will settle up with you eventually. :-) Chris

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The Wikipedia Library's Books and Bytes newsletter

2013-12-05 Thread phoebe ayers
I just wanted to say thanks to Jake and everyone who has worked on the Wikipedia Library project -- this is a really cool and exciting set of initiatives. I've seen a lot of interest lately from libraries in various Wikipedia projects, and this outreach is definitely a big part of that. Also, a

[Wikimedia-l] Where to redirect m.wikipedia.org?

2013-12-05 Thread Yuri Astrakhan
http://m.wikipedia.org used to be a hard-coded redirect to English en.m.wikipedia.org, except for the users in the Zero program. We now have an ability to have complex redirection for that domain. How do you think m.wikipedia.org should behave? We could redirect m. to ... * the current

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New evaluation report on meta - WORKSHOPS

2013-12-05 Thread Fhaidel Dominguez
Very interesting. Useful to draw better lines to guide us in this regard. Thanks for sharing. 2013/12/5 Sarah Stierch sarah.stie...@gmail.com [pardon the cross-posting] Hi everyone! (Important areas bolded for people who are TL;DR types[1]) As you may remember, the Program Evaluation and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [WikimediaMobile] Where to redirect m.wikipedia.org?

2013-12-05 Thread James Alexander
On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 8:39 PM, Yuri Astrakhan yastrak...@wikimedia.orgwrote: http://m.wikipedia.org used to be a hard-coded redirect to English en.m.wikipedia.org, except for the users in the Zero program. We now have an ability to have complex redirection for that domain. How do you think

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [WikimediaMobile] Where to redirect m.wikipedia.org?

2013-12-05 Thread Srikanth Ramakrishnan
I agree with James. I'd like to m.wikipedia land up at a portal with a language list and selector. Sent from the touchscreen equivalent of a Nokia 1100, pardon the sender. -- Srikanth Ramakrishnan, Treasurer. On Dec 6, 2013 10:42 AM, James Alexander jameso...@gmail.com wrote: On Thu, Dec 5,