Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-14 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
and everyone else deserve clear documentation and guidance. For our inability to create this and deliver it to you, I apologize and have regret. On Tue, May 14, 2019 at 10:13 AM Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga < galder...@hotmail.com> wrote: > Sorry Lane... which " wiki publishing nor

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-14 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Sorry Lane... which " wiki publishing norm" did we fail? Thanks From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of Lane Rasberry Sent: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 4:01 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach I see the problem as lack

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-14 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
In this case none of the images and videos were published outside Commons. But there were claims that this were Derivative Works. We are again in the same point: we are asking for uploaders to fulfill something beyond the usual uploading duties. From:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-13 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
laming Commons > > and the existing sysops. If more people was interested in copyright, less > > mistakes would be happening in Commons as well. Whatever the solution is, > > it probably passes by that. > > > > Best, > > Paulo > > > > Galder G

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-13 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
But the problem here is not about having a good coverage on copyright issues! Is about deleting things claiming that are DW without specifying what is the original work this files are derived from! ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-13 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
In which sense weren't those instructions followed correctly? ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-13 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
A good question to ask would be why the admin group is not growing. And maybe (maybe) we can find a common answer to both problems pointed here. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-12 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Well.. there where instructions. All the videos were supervised before uploading, all the songs were perfectly cited at the descriptions and all the own work was marked as own work. This are the instructiones to follow when uploading to Commons. From:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dispute between Common and Outreach

2019-05-12 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
As I am the author of the post, some remarks: * Commons is, indeed, the only [cloud] storage for file in most of the Wikipedias. Making an accusation of using Commons as a storage place is unfair and nonsense. * Communication could be better, of course, but we don't have to think on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-13 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Well, that Wikidata problem happens on English Wikipedia. Some Wikipedias (Basque, Catalan, even French) are embracing Wikidata extensively. And there's the branding issue. Maybe Wikipedia is not THE future. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-10 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
OpenWiki would be an even stranger and less known brand! ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-10 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Thanks Andrew for the insights. I agree with most of what you have proposed. Actually there's a way to make everything easier: The Wiki Foundation. But it would create new problems with non-WMF-wikis. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-10 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
I also think that there are some branding issues, but let me focus just in the opposite way: Wikimedia is not a bug, is a feature. When you say you represent WikiMedia, then someone asks about why an M ad not a P and gives you the opportunity to talk about our free knowledge ecosystem, that is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard

2019-04-09 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
of Sage Ross Sent: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 8:13 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard On Tue, Apr 9, 2019 at 10:28 AM Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga < galder...@hotmail.com> wrote: > I'm interested in the IP limit issue.. could yo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard

2019-04-09 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
I'm interested in the IP limit issue.. could you explain how it works, please? Thanks Galder From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of Sage Ross Sent: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 6:18 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-09 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
From the first text: " Explore new naming conventions for the Foundation and affiliate groups that use Wikipedia rather than Wikimedia." I also think that Wikipedia is a much stronger brand than Wikimedia is, but I have been talking about this issue the last weeks in different places with way

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-09 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
system for our 2030 goals What real life problems would there be? On Apr 9, 2019, at 6:11 AM, Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga wrote: > The idea of rebranding Wikimedia to Wikipedia will create FAR more problems > than it solves, specially in places where identifying ourselves with > Wikipe

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Reviewing our brand system for our 2030 goals

2019-04-09 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
The idea of rebranding Wikimedia to Wikipedia will create FAR more problems than it solves, specially in places where identifying ourselves with Wikipedia could create real life problems to affiliates. Let's think on making our product better, because is not a brand problem, is an obsolescence

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Sverige receives a total of USD 500, 000+ in funding for three new projects, and a cost reduction of USD 30, 000/year

2019-03-28 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Great news! We can't wait to have the WikiSpeech application deployed, as the Basque language part is finished yet! Cheers Galder ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Search strings in "cite"

2019-03-14 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Sorry, I misunderstood you... yes, this is GREAT! From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2019 4:16 PM To: John Erling Blad; Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Search strings in "cite" Thi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Search strings in "cite"

2019-03-14 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
This has been working for a while, AFAIK I have been using it for more than two years now. From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of John Erling Blad Sent: Thursday, March 14, 2019 4:14 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Search strings in "cite" Anyone

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Video Wiki

2019-02-27 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Is it possible to add other languages if we have a free TTS system? From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of Samuel Klein Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 4:10 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Video Wiki Brilliant. Long in the making, much

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Video Wiki

2019-02-27 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
WOW! From: Wikimedia-l on behalf of James Heilman Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:55 AM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: [Wikimedia-l] Video Wiki Hey All We have a new project called Video Wiki which allows: 1.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Education] Video tutorial regarding creating Wikipedia references with VisualEditor

2019-02-26 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
We have also some videotutorials in Basque: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Wikipedia_tutorial_videos_in_Basque From: Education on behalf of Lennart Guldbrandsson Sent: Tuesday, February 26, 2019 9:53 AM To: Wikimedia Mailing List; Wikimedia & GLAM

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia+Education Conference programme announced

2019-02-25 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Dear all, The Wikimedia+Education Conference 2019 will happen soon in Donostia, Basque Country. The programme has been announced: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia%2BEducation_Conference_2019/Programme We will host more than 50 events about the relationship between education and our

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Bounties…

2019-01-25 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
In the Basque wikipedia we are doing monthly contests on different topics, and some of them are focused on quality (i.e. adding references and images). There are some prices every month, usually books or thing related to technology. And people usually like to participate for the fun, and for

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia+Education Conference registration is now open

2019-01-07 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Dear Wikimedians, The very fist Wikimedia+Education Conference will be organized this April in Donostia, Basque Country. We have received more than 50 programme proposals so far, and registration is now open. You can register or send your programme proposals here:

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia+Education Conference. April 2019 Donostia-San Sebastián

2018-12-11 Thread Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga
Dear all, Basque Wikimedians User Group is happy to announce the celebration of the first Wikimedia+Education Conference, next April 2019 in Donostia. It will be a full-weekend Conference to talk about the relation between Wikimedia and our education projects, and the way Education is being