[Wikimedia-l] Paid translation pilot underway - seeking additional German, Chinese, and Russian translators

2019-11-26 Thread Gregory Varnum
Hello! The Wikimedia Foundation's new “Organization communications translators group” pilot is now underway. We are ready for additional translators to join! In particular, we are in need of additional German, Chinese, and Russian translators. We are looking for 3–5 translators in each of the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Remember Wikipedia Zero.. Where is the research about the effects of its demise?

2019-11-26 Thread Pete Forsyth
I agree with Gerard. The Wikimedia Foundation invested substantial money, and substantial reputational capital, into Wikipedia Zero, for many years. A sober analysis of the consequences of those decisions would be valuable Jason Koebler wrote a fascinating and somewhat disturbing series of