[Wikimedia-l] Changes at WMF

2017-02-13 Thread Wes Moran
Hello everyone, After a great deal of consideration, I have decided that I need to take a different path for my life and I am moving on from the Wikimedia Foundation. I have struggled with this decision as I have great admiration for the mission and the people here. I have great appreciation for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [discovery] Interactive Team putting work on pause

2017-01-24 Thread Wes Moran
scuss this, even though he > gave a rather destructive team review earlier. > > 1: This is exactly the kind of communication that 'the community' keeps > complaining about. Reactive instead of proactive. Evasive instead of > transparent. Now volunteers need to spend time to figure

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Exciting update about development of structured data on Commons

2017-01-10 Thread Wes Moran
this answers your question and certainly engage in the ongoing discussion around the work on the Commons page [4]. Thanks, Wes Wes Moran Vice President of Product Wikimedia Foundation [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_Annual_Plan/2016-2017/Final#Product [2] https

[Wikimedia-l] Exciting update about development of structured data on Commons

2017-01-09 Thread Wes Moran
ty liaison as part of the grant. Stay tuned for more details about the project in the coming months. We’re excited to be able to support this project, and look forward to your participation in its development. Thank you, Wes Moran and Maggie Dennis *Wes Moran, Vice President of Product* *Magg

[Wikimedia-l] Knight Foundation grant for search and discovery

2016-01-06 Thread Wes Moran
age - Reach out to the Discovery team on their IRC channel: #wikimedia-discovery on Freenode <https://freenode.net/>. A press release and blog post will follow shortly, and more information in the form of an FAQ has been posted here [2]. Wes Moran, VP of Product User: WMoran_(WMF) [1]: https:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wmfall] Community Wishlist Survey: Top 10 wishes!

2015-12-16 Thread Wes Moran
Great work and a nice process. On Wed, Dec 16, 2015 at 3:12 PM, Danny Horn wrote: > Hi everyone, > > I'm happy to announce that the Community Tech team's Community Wishlist > Survey has concluded, and we're able to announce the top 10 wishes! > > 634 people participated in