Re: [Wikimedia-l] Executive Director's Letter to Donors

2018-07-06 Thread Benjamin Lees
On Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 3:33 PM, James Salsman wrote: > Are there any specific reasons that the Foundation should remain > neutral on any topic, economic, political, or otherwise, which clearly > impacts the readership or community? Well, off the top of my head: to avoid compromising the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Executive Director's Letter to Donors

2018-07-06 Thread Dennis During
On Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 3:33 PM, James Salsman wrote: > Lodewijk, > > I want to ask about something you wrote: > > >... Not taking a position is definitely not the same as > > taking a 'neutral' position or holding the middle ground. > > Suppose for the sake of argument that there are two

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Executive Director's Letter to Donors

2018-07-06 Thread James Salsman
Lodewijk, I want to ask about something you wrote: >... Not taking a position is definitely not the same as > taking a 'neutral' position or holding the middle ground. Suppose for the sake of argument that there are two competing popular opinions, one of which is more true than another. If the

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Research Showcase July 11, 2018 (11:30 AM PDT| 18:30 UTC)

2018-07-06 Thread Sarah R
Hi Everyone, The next Wikimedia Research Showcase will be live-streamed Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 11:30 AM (PDT) 18:30 UTC. YouTube stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uK7AvNKq0sg As usual, you can join the conversation on IRC at #wikimedia-research. And, you can watch our past research

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikidata] SPARQL tutorial video (2 hours)

2018-07-06 Thread Rupika Sharma
Thank You for sharing this! Best, Rupika Sharma Co-Founder Punjabi Wikimedians On Fri, Jul 6, 2018, 4:21 PM Md. Ibrahim Husain wrote: > Thanks a lot it will be very helpful for me. > > Md. Ibrahim Husain > Mobile: 01921 584733 > > > > On Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 4:48 PM Tito Dutta wrote: > > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikidata] SPARQL tutorial video (2 hours)

2018-07-06 Thread Md. Ibrahim Husain
Thanks a lot it will be very helpful for me. Md. Ibrahim Husain Mobile: 01921 584733 On Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 4:48 PM Tito Dutta wrote: > Great. Many thanks for sharing. > > Thanks > Tito Dutta > Note: If I don't reply to your email in 2 days, please feel free to remind > me over email or

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikidata] SPARQL tutorial video (2 hours)

2018-07-06 Thread Tito Dutta
Great. Many thanks for sharing. Thanks Tito Dutta Note: If I don't reply to your email in 2 days, please feel free to remind me over email or phone call. On Fri, 6 Jul 2018 at 16:14, Asaf Bartov wrote: > Hullo. > > I recently recorded a video of my 2-hour SPARQL tutorial. It is better > than

[Wikimedia-l] SPARQL tutorial video (2 hours)

2018-07-06 Thread Asaf Bartov
Hullo. I recently recorded a video of my 2-hour SPARQL tutorial. It is better than the SPARQL section in my 3-hour Intro to Wikidata video from a couple of years ago, and is easier to follow, with the query screen fed directly rather than through the video camera. It is now available here:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia-l Digest, Vol 172, Issue 4

2018-07-06 Thread John Andersson
Thank you WM RepublikaSrpska for sharing your report. Well done! I know that it is a lot of work creating a report, but I find it to be a great opportunity to reflect and learn. It is interesting for us other affiliates to understand more about what you do. From my perspective you seem to have a