Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Algeria Wikimedians User Group

2014-11-05 Thread Enock Seth Nyamador
Congrats from Ghana. Good to see User Groups activated across Africa. Best, Enock. On 11/4/14, Patricio Lorente patricio.lore...@gmail.com wrote: Bienvenidos!! Enviado desde mi teléfono celular Disculpe la brevedad. El 04/11/2014 06:56, Pierre-Selim pierre-se...@huard.info escribió:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Algeria Wikimedians User Group

2014-11-05 Thread Tanweer Morshed
Congratulations to the Algerian User Group! Regards, Tanweer Wikimedia Bangladesh 2014-11-05 18:28 GMT+06:00 Enock Seth Nyamador kwadzo...@gmail.com: Congrats from Ghana. Good to see User Groups activated across Africa. Best, Enock. On 11/4/14, Patricio Lorente patricio.lore...@gmail.com

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Lydia Pintscher
Hey everyone :) I forgot to send this to wikimedia-l this morning as well... I'm incredibly happy to share the news with you that Wikidata has won the Open Data Award of the Open Data Institute in the category publisher. The world is starting to notice that we have something big with Wikidata.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Alice Wiegand
Wohoo! Congrats to Wikidata and congrats to all who have taken part in developing it. Thank you all! Alice. On Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 7:08 PM, Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintsc...@wikimedia.de wrote: Hey everyone :) I forgot to send this to wikimedia-l this morning as well... I'm incredibly happy

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Samuel Klein
Hurrah! This is wonderful to hear, and well deserved. SJ On Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 1:08 PM, Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintsc...@wikimedia.de wrote: Hey everyone :) I forgot to send this to wikimedia-l this morning as well... I'm incredibly happy to share the news with you that Wikidata has won

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Anna Stillwell
Amaze balls. Way to go. Very, very cool. /a On Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 10:59 AM, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: Hurrah! This is wonderful to hear, and well deserved. SJ On Wed, Nov 5, 2014 at 1:08 PM, Lydia Pintscher lydia.pintsc...@wikimedia.de wrote: Hey everyone :) I forgot to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Pierre-Selim
Kudos \o/ and keep on the good work! Pierre-Selim   Message d'origine   De: Lydia Pintscher Envoyé: mercredi 5 novembre 2014 19:09 À: Wikimedia Mailing List Répondre à: Wikimedia Mailing List Objet: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award Hey everyone :) I forgot

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikidata-l] Wikidata wins the ODI Open Data Award

2014-11-05 Thread Risker
Very exciting news. Risker/Anne On 5 November 2014 14:19, Pierre-Selim ps.hu...@gmail.com wrote: Kudos \o/ and keep on the good work! Pierre-Selim Message d'origine De: Lydia Pintscher Envoyé: mercredi 5 novembre 2014 19:09 À: Wikimedia Mailing List Répondre à: Wikimedia Mailing List

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [OpenAccess] New Wikipedia Library Signups: Free Research Accounts!

2014-11-05 Thread Mitar
Hi! This reminds me of ugly practices of proprietary software companies giving free software to students so that they are able to learn the tools and then later on have to pay. So we will be making links to paywalled journals and we will be able to do it for free, but then our readers will have

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikipedia Library Signups: Free Research Accounts!

2014-11-05 Thread Jake Orlowitz
(sorry this conversation is happening across multiple lists, I should have used cc for the emails... ) Responding to Mitar on open access: You know I think it's sad too that we have to go around asking for donations and selling Wikipedia's value as a portal to publishers. On the other hand, we

[Wikimedia-l] Update regarding WMF's reporting practices

2014-11-05 Thread Erik Moeller
Hi all -- Starting this month, WMF will be shifting its organization-wide reports from a monthly to a quarterly cadence. This reflects our growth as an organization, and is intended to make important developments more visible internally and externally. == Background == Shortly after Sue became