Re: [Wikimedia-l] Updates regarding the Wikimedia Foundation Elections Committee

2017-04-03 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Congratulations to Masssly Matanya and others. Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Nataliia Tymkiv Sender: "Wikimedia-l" Date: Sun, 2 Apr 2017 20:49:10 To:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Occupation of Women on WikiData

2017-03-08 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Awesome! Thanks to Envel Le Hir for developing this tool and Florence for sharing. Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Florence Devouard Sender: "Wikimedia-l"

Re: [Wikimedia-l] a second commons, prevent cease and desist business

2017-03-06 Thread Olatunde Isaac
I think bad faith uploaders should be banned from uploading images to Commons. A blog which credited image taken from a Wikipedia article to Wikipedia is not as terrible as reputable newspaper which uses images from Wikipedia and claimed ownership of the image copyright. I think the copyright

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Blocks of new accounts in Angola?

2017-02-22 Thread Olatunde Isaac
In addition to that thread, see also "https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Teles/Angola_Facebook_Case; Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: "Olatunde Isaac" <reachout2is...@gmail.com> Date: Wed,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Blocks of new accounts in Angola?

2017-02-22 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Yes, there are some mass vandalism from Angola last year. Yaroslav, I think you may be looking for this thread, "https://www.mail-archive.com/wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org/msg23413.html; Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of translation drive #16WikiWomen

2017-02-21 Thread Olatunde Isaac
r us together to remember what we did, when we did it, why we did it. It is cool to see who is interested. That's why we stick around doing the things we do. That's the HUMAN element. But, when it comes to tracking...(to measure success), we do not need that category system to know who edited those ar

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of translation drive #16WikiWomen

2017-02-20 Thread Olatunde Isaac
e. A category here seems useless. The only categories that are useful are the ones for categorising women in various ways like profession, country, etc. I hope that kind of categories can be filled with many articles about women in Africa. Romaine 2017-02-20 22:11 GMT+01:00 Olatunde Isaac &

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Launch of translation drive #16WikiWomen

2017-02-20 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Hi Flo, I am curious, is there a category we could place articles translated as part of 16 WikiWomen? Best, Isaac. Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Florence Devouard Sender: "Wikimedia-l"

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF advanced permissions for employees

2017-02-18 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Gnangarra raised some valid and interesting points here. Well, I don't have problems with WMF banning anyone from Wikimedia projects as long as there is a significant reason to do so and through a transparent process. Nonetheless, I think WMF ban should be revocable following a successful

Re: [Wikimedia-l] LGBT+ safety considerations for conference venues

2016-11-10 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Hi there, Gerrad, you wrote ". Particularly women who wear a hijab will always be seen for what they are." This comment is puzzling! What are they? Could you please clarify? Best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Gerard

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Ohio Wikimedians User Group

2016-07-26 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Congratulations to Ohio Wikimedians! Isaac, Wikimedia UG Nigeria Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Sydney Poore Sender: "Wikimedia-l" Date: Tue, 26 Jul 2016 08:35:21

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 100k articles written with Content Translation tool

2016-07-18 Thread Olatunde Isaac
This is a very useful tool. I plan to introduce it to our community members and new editors. Thanks to the developers. All the best Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Pine W Sender: "Wikimedia-l"

Re: [Wikimedia-l] With my thanks to everyone ...

2016-07-13 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Thanks for your impeccable service, Geoff. Wishing you all the best in your future endeavors. Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Pine W Sender: "Wikimedia-l" Date:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Kentucky Wikimedians

2016-06-24 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Congratulations to Kentucky Wikimedians. All the best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: Sydney Poore Sender: "Wikimedia-l" Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 04:42:33 To:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Board appointment of Executive Director

2016-06-24 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Great news. Congratulations to Katherine. All the best, Isaac Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. -Original Message- From: James Heilman Sender: "Wikimedia-l" Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:26:09 To:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Accuracy

2016-03-25 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Cheers, Peter -Original Message- From: Wikimedia-l [mailto:wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of Olatunde Isaac Sent: Friday, 25 March 2016 10:44 AM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Cc: Atsme Subject: [Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Accuracy Dear all, We seek community input on a

[Wikimedia-l] WikiProject Accuracy

2016-03-25 Thread Olatunde Isaac
Wikipedia or not. Thus, we seek broader community input on this proposed project. Best, Olatunde Isaac. Manager, Wikipedia Education Program Nigeria. Sent from my BlackBerry® wireless handheld from Glo Mobile. ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guideli

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Smartphone editing

2016-01-25 Thread olatunde isaac
smartphone is practical for those who are interested, even if it is not every editor's cup of tea and outreach to new editors should include positive information about smartphone editing per user:Cullen328's essay. Warm regards, Olatunde Isaac. Sent from my BlackBerry wireless devic

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Affiliations Committee appointments, January 2016

2016-01-24 Thread olatunde isaac
Congratulations to the newly appointed Afcom members. Warm regards, Olatunde Isaac. Sent from my BlackBerry wireless device from MTN -Original Message- From: Kirill Lokshin <kirill.loks...@gmail.com> Sender: "WikimediaAnnounce-l" <wikimediaannounce-l-boun...@lists

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Workshop for student of Fountain University

2016-01-17 Thread olatunde isaac
is the cutting of cake to celebrate the event. The event was followed with 3days workshop tagged: Wikipedia Workshop for student of Fountain University, to be concluded on the 28th January, 2016. Best, Olatunde Isaac, Secretary, WUGN Sent from my BlackBerry wireless device from MTN -Original Message

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2015-12-30 Thread olatunde isaac
. James, I'm sorry if I'm too factual here. Best, Olatunde Isaac. Sent from my BlackBerry wireless device from MTN -Original Message- From: wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org Sender: "Wikimedia-l" <wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org>Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:10:11

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board (Olatunde Isaac)

2015-12-29 Thread olatunde isaac
I find the remover of James very disappointing. He was elected by the community and his remover should follow a due process and be transparent to the community who elected him. Olatunde Isaac (User:Wikicology) Sent from my BlackBerry wireless device from MTN -Original Message- From