Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Covid-19] An update on in-person gatherings

2020-08-10 Thread effe iets anders
Thank you Katherine for this update, I'm much looking forward to a more nuanced policy. I think it is clear that the standing policy (no in-person activities of any size, around the world) is past its expiration date and can't realistically be maintained any longer in its broad interpretation.

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] The Signpost – Volume 16, Issue 7 – 2 August 2020

2020-08-10 Thread Wikipedia Signpost
Special report: Wikipedia and the End of Open Collaboration? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Signpost/2020-08-02/Special_report COI and paid editing: Some strange people edit Wikipedia for money

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Clinic digest #007 posted; Clinic #008 featuring Research at 18:00 UTC

2020-08-10 Thread Asaf Bartov
Dear Wikimedians, I have posted the digest for Wikimedia Clinic #007. [1] The topics discussed were: * Statistics tools demonstrations (+Bonus demonstration of stylometric analysis to uncover sock puppets) * What is "Wikimedia research" * In person events * Wikimedia in Mainland China *

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia CEE Online Meeting 2020

2020-08-10 Thread Léa Lacroix
Congratulations and good luck for organising the remote event :) We are collecting documentation about past online events in the Wikimedia movement on this page , I hope that the experience from previous