Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikidata now officially has more total edits than English language Wikipedia

2019-03-20 Thread Caroline Becker
But... bots are operated, written, and reviewed by real humans ? Like if I spend 2 hours adding "painting by Vincent van Gogh" manually on every relevant item by hand, how is that more valuable than spending 20 minutes to write a bot that does that for me (and can be used for similar tasks) ?

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Countries that publish in public domain

2018-05-15 Thread Caroline Becker
Hi, You can have a kind of list with the PD-gov category in Commons : Caroline Becker Membre de Wikimédia France 2018-05-15 18:02 GMT+02:00 Jean-Philippe Béland <>: > Good day, > > Is there a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The Wikimedia Foundation's FY18-19 Annual Plan is on Meta-wiki

2018-03-31 Thread Caroline Becker
Hi and thank you for your input, Please note that the WMF budget supports diversity in two ways : _software and technical support, the most basic exemple being Mediawiki which exists in a huge variety of languages _grants to non-US projects, such a rapid grants and project grants. Also, there is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The other side of the crisis at WMFR

2017-10-13 Thread Caroline Becker
Hi Emeric, I am very pleased that you take mental health seriously. I remember, not so long ago, that your actions while you were in Wikimedia France had serious impact on the mental health of at least two of your members. In January, someone had a meltdown just in front of you. Could you remind