[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] The Signpost – Volume 14, Issue 9 – 30 August 2018

2018-08-29 Thread Wikipedia Signpost
>From the editor: Today's young adults don't know a world without Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2018-08-30/From_the_editor Interview: 2018 Wikimedian of the Year, Farkhad Fatkullin http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2018-08-30/Interview

Re: [Wikimedia-l] fallout from 2018 Wikimedian of the Year announcement

2018-08-29 Thread effe iets anders
Thanks for picking this challenge up with such enthusiasm! Lodewijk On Tue, Aug 28, 2018 at 6:58 AM Alex Stinson wrote: > Thank you Farhard for sharing out the progress that you have been making as > a benefit of the Wikipedian of the Year! I look forward to continuing to > support these

[Wikimedia-l] Vad gör dig lycklig den här veckan? / What's making you happy this week? (Week of 26 August 2018)

2018-08-29 Thread Pine W
Wikimedia Sverige recived a $65,500 grant from the Swedish National Library in support of the Library Data project: https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikidata/2018-August/012351.html WMDE has multiple open staff positions in software development, design, fundraising, and legal services:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia's sourcing

2018-08-29 Thread Robert Fernandez
Interesting metrics and ideas here, but nobody's going to take your research particularly seriously if you choose to post it in an open sewer. I'd suggest a Medium or Wordpress blog. On Mon, Aug 27, 2018 at 11:44 AM sashi wrote: > > Hello, > > I thought I would ask if any of the junior or

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia's sourcing

2018-08-29 Thread Adam Wight
Hi, you might be interested in "Getting to the Source": https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2491064

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia's sourcing

2018-08-29 Thread Pine W
Hi Sashi, I think that there is a research project regarding Wikipedia sources in the WMF Annual Plan for this fiscal year. I believe that the Head of the Wikipedia Library, Jake Orlowitz, is involved. I suggest that you reach out to him at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Ocaasi_(WMF). Also,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [GLAM] Wikimedia Sverige receives $65k+ in funding for our Library Data project

2018-08-29 Thread Wikimedia Argentina
Thanks John! Giselle Bordoy Responsable de Comunicación y Cultura Communications and Cultural Manager *A. C. Wikimedia Argentina* 2018-08-29 16:23 GMT-03:00 John Andersson : > Hi Giselle, > > You can read more about the project in English here: >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [GLAM] Wikimedia Sverige receives $65k+ in funding for our Library Data project

2018-08-29 Thread John Andersson
Hi Giselle, You can read more about the project in English here: https://se.wikimedia.org/wiki/Projekt:Strategisk_inkludering_av_biblioteksdata_på_Wikidata_2018/Background Best, John Den mån 27 aug. 2018 18:24Wikimedia Argentina skrev: > Congrats! Open data is the present and future of

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedians of Colorado User Group annual report 2017

2018-08-29 Thread Isarra Yos
Hey all, The Wikimedians of Colorado User group has published our annual report for 2017, so please check it out here: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Colorado_User_Group/Annual_Report_2017 Thanks! -I ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Invitation to a "Wikimedia Café" casual online meetup

2018-08-29 Thread Pine W
Hi folks, I would like to remind you about this invitation for tomorrow. I anticipate that there will be few people who attend, and that's okay. Currently, I am using the free version of Zoom which allows 40 minutes for meetings, so I will be on Zoom starting at 17:00 UTC for 40 minutes. There

Re: [Wikimedia-l] fallout from 2018 Wikimedian of the Year announcement

2018-08-29 Thread Фархад Фаткуллин / Farkhad Fatkullin
Dear colleagues, Since yesterday all subdomains hosted @ http://tatarstan.ru/ (including websites of the http://president.tatarstan.ru/, the Cabinet http://prav.tatarstan.ru/, ministries/departments, state-owned organizations, municipalities and Representative offices of the Republic around

[Wikimedia-l] Updates for failed logins and OurMine

2018-08-29 Thread John Bennett
Hello, The Security team will be putting together a brief summary of events for both of these incidents and plan on sharing an overview by Sept 7th. Thanks John Bennett ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: