[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Office Move

2017-09-20 Thread Jaime Villagomez
Hello, The Wikimedia Foundation’s lease at 149 New Montgomery is expiring this month. We announced our intention to move the Foundation to a new office space in our published 2017-18 Annual Plan and are now pleased to pass along some exciting news and important updates about our relocation to the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Odisha Government's Social media accounts are now under CC-BY 4.0

2017-09-20 Thread Zachary McCune
Very exciting news Sailesh! Congrats on this wide-reaching collaboration. On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 11:35 AM, Sailesh Patnaik < sailesh.patnaik...@gmail.com> wrote: > Thank you, Katy!! > > On Wed, 20 Sep 2017 at 12:27 AM, Katy Love wrote: > > > Hi Sailesh, > > > > What great

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF position on SESTA/ Sec 230?

2017-09-20 Thread Jan Gerlach
Hi David and Patrik We're closely watching developments around SESTA. As we explain on the public policy portal , we strongly support intermediary liability protections, such as CDA 230, which are of existential importance to community

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Odisha Government's Social media accounts are now under CC-BY 4.0

2017-09-20 Thread Sailesh Patnaik
Thank you, Katy!! On Wed, 20 Sep 2017 at 12:27 AM, Katy Love wrote: > Hi Sailesh, > > What great news!! What a remarkable achievement! Thanks for sharing this > with us. I really like the blog post, too. Congratulations!! > > Katy > > On Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 8:09 AM,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Identified users

2017-09-20 Thread John Erling Blad
> > Are you familiar with Twitter and Facebook's use of blue checkboxes for > "verified" accounts? Are you discussing something similar to that? It could visually be similar, but I'm mostly interesting in similar functionality. It would be similar in that it would only be some users that would

[Wikimedia-l] Visiting Wikimedian for the Wikimedia Conference 2018

2017-09-20 Thread Cornelius Kibelka
Hi all, In preparation for the upcoming Wikimedia Conference 2018 – which will take place from April 20 to 22 in Berlin, Germany[1] – we again launch a call for a “Visiting Wikimedian”. This initiative aims to transfer practical knowledge from the German chapter to other Wikimedia movement