Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation website has soft launched!

2018-08-11 Thread a b
On Sat, Aug 11, 2018 at 11:49 AM, Michael Peel wrote: > Huh? it’s already been live at for the > last week or so - that’s not a “soft launch”, that’s a full launch (maybe > without the trimmings). > > Should I repost the comments/bug reports I sent to wmfcc-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-11 Thread a b
On Sun, Aug 12, 2018 at 5:50 AM, Andy Mabbett wrote: > On 3 August 2018 at 22:12, Andy Mabbett wrote: > > > On 2 August 2018 at 02:51, Gregory Varnum wrote: > > > >> You can check it out for yourself here (you may need to clear your > browser's cache): > > > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimania-l] Thoughts on carrying the Wikimania conversation forward

2015-10-10 Thread Paolo B.
Hi Liang, Ellie did reach out to Josh recently regarding the Manila bid (after which Josh relayed the message to our team) and, supposedly, she is also reaching out to members of the Bali and Perth bids. We (in the Manila team) are still discussing this, so I am not at liberty to provide further

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Mexican case law on Wikipedia reliability

2015-06-17 Thread Paolo B.
The Philippines' Supreme Court has, on some occasions, cited Wikipedia articles in their decisions to provide supplementary background information. Here's one example---and one that was written as early as 2005! (the citation is on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Please welcome Lila Tretikov, the Wikimedia Foundation's new ED

2014-05-01 Thread Paolo B.
On behalf of Wikimedia Philippines, congratulations, Lila! We wish you all the best and we look forward to working with you. Mabuhay at maligayang pagdating! Paolo Barazon Chairman of the Board of Trustees Wikimedia Philippines On 5/2/14, Markus Glaser wrote:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Yet Another Cybercrime Law (Philippines)

2012-10-02 Thread Paolo B.
Hello Benjamin, As far as Wikipedia is concerned, some members of the Filipino editors' community (myself included) are trying to gather a consensus before requesting for a blackout of the English Wikipedia for the Philippines (that is, a 24-hour blackout that will only take effect here and not