Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Balázs Viczián
the favorit social media site in Brazil is Orkut. Far far more popular than facebook. If you wish to have a strong social media presence there, you'll have to be present on that. cheers, Balázs 2013.03.16. 14:17, Everton Zanella Alvarenga t...@wikimedia.org ezt írta: On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread James Alexander
On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 12:53 AM, Balázs Viczián balazs.vicz...@wikimedia.hu wrote: the favorit social media site in Brazil is Orkut. Far far more popular than facebook. If you wish to have a strong social media presence there, you'll have to be present on that. cheers, Balázs Tom or

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton
Facebook here is more used than Google and Orkut, but they are well used to, so... we really don't know why :) On 17 March 2013 05:29, James Alexander jameso...@gmail.com wrote: On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 12:53 AM, Balázs Viczián balazs.vicz...@wikimedia.hu wrote: the favorit social media

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Rand McRanderson
Orkut used to dominate outside US and Europe. Then Google took over, neglected it and Facebook moved in. Classic big company takes small company and forgets about it On Mar 17, 2013 11:39 AM, Rodrigo Tetsuo Argenton rodrigo.argen...@gmail.com wrote: Facebook here is more used than Google and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Denny Vrandečić
Orkus was never took over by Google - it was created by Google in the first place and always operated by them. 2013/3/17 Rand McRanderson therands...@gmail.com Orkut used to dominate outside US and Europe. Then Google took over, neglected it and Facebook moved in. Classic big company takes

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Balázs Viczián
Didn't know, the last time I was working for the Brazilian market was in 2011; should update my knowledge :) Balázs 2013/3/17 James Alexander jameso...@gmail.com On Sun, Mar 17, 2013 at 12:53 AM, Balázs Viczián balazs.vicz...@wikimedia.hu wrote: the favorit social media site in Brazil is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-17 Thread Everton Zanella Alvarenga
Hi, Balázs and James, orkut was the most popular social networking platform until a few years ago. I don't have scientific research to prove that now, but from my networking, which includes poor to high middle class people, most have migrated to facebook. orkut is seen as a site where low middle

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-16 Thread Everton Zanella Alvarenga
On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 4:17 AM, Fabrice Florin fflo...@wikimedia.org wrote: I'm so happy for everyone -- particularly for all the folks in the developing world who are now getting access to free knowledge they wouldn't otherwise have. This news was posted on facebook and a guy from Angola

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-14 Thread Kul Wadhwa
Hi Orsolya, On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 1:51 PM, Orsolya Gyenes gyenes.orso...@wiki.media.hu wrote: Is there a blog post or a press release about it? The blog post is up: http://blog.wikimedia.org/2013/03/13/wikipedia-zero-wins-2013-sxsw-interactive-activism-award/ -- Kul Wadhwa Head of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-14 Thread Orsolya Gyenes
Thank you! Can't wait to be launched in Hungary! ;) *~Orsolya* 2013/3/14 Kul Wadhwa kwad...@wikimedia.org Hi Orsolya, On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 1:51 PM, Orsolya Gyenes gyenes.orso...@wiki.media.hu wrote: Is there a blog post or a press release about it? The blog post is up:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Fabrice Florin
: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins! Message-ID: 513fd67d.5090...@gmail.com Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1; format=flowed Congratulations! Viva le revolution!! -Sarah On 3/12/13 6:28 PM, Kul Wadhwa wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Jan-Bart de Vreede
Congrats to all! Jan-Bart On Mar 13, 2013, at 2:28 AM, Kul Wadhwa kwad...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big thanks to all of you for keeping knowledge free for EVERYONE! -- Kul Wadhwa Head of Mobile Wikimedia Foundation

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Stevie Benton
Brilliant - congratulations from the UK! Stevie On 13 March 2013 09:23, Jan-Bart de Vreede jdevre...@wikimedia.org wrote: Congrats to all! Jan-Bart On Mar 13, 2013, at 2:28 AM, Kul Wadhwa kwad...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Orsolya Gyenes
Congratulations from Hungary! This is amazing, thank you for your hard work! *~Orsolya* 2013/3/13 Kul Wadhwa kwad...@wikimedia.org Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big thanks to all of you for keeping knowledge free for EVERYONE! -- Kul Wadhwa Head of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Shabab Mustafa
That's Awesome! Congratz! --- Shabab Mustafa On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 8:59 PM, Orsolya Gyenes gyenes.orso...@wiki.media.hu wrote: Congratulations from Hungary! This is amazing, thank you for your hard work! *~Orsolya* 2013/3/13 Kul Wadhwa kwad...@wikimedia.org Hey all, Wikipedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Nurunnaby Chowdhury Hasive
Congrtz.. On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 11:41 PM, Shabab Mustafa shabab.must...@gmail.comwrote: That's Awesome! Congratz! --- Shabab Mustafa On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 8:59 PM, Orsolya Gyenes gyenes.orso...@wiki.media.hu wrote: Congratulations from Hungary! This is amazing, thank you for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Dimitar Parvanov Dimitrov
That is so cool! Congratulations! ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Oona Castro
Congratulations to all involved! On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 3:01 PM, Dimitar Parvanov Dimitrov dimitar.parvanov.dimit...@gmail.com wrote: That is so cool! Congratulations! ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Samuel Klein
WOW. This is totally, thoroughly wonderful. David Sch. writes: I am certain that the badassitude of our award photo overwhelms any and all skepticism the Internet might -- TOTALLY unjustly[1][2][3] -- feel about SXSW. Where is the mythical award photo of which you speak? SJ On Tue, Mar 12,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-13 Thread Stephen LaPorte
On Wed, Mar 13, 2013 at 11:00 PM, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: Where is the mythical award photo of which you speak? SJ Mythical award photo: https://twitter.com/thekulway/status/311636200979054592 -- Stephen LaPorte Legal Counsel Wikimedia Foundation *For legal reasons, I may

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-12 Thread Kul Wadhwa
Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big thanks to all of you for keeping knowledge free for EVERYONE! -- Kul Wadhwa Head of Mobile Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-12 Thread Sarah Stierch
Congratulations! Viva le revolution!! -Sarah On 3/12/13 6:28 PM, Kul Wadhwa wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big thanks to all of you for keeping knowledge free for EVERYONE! ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-12 Thread Ivan Martínez
Awesome! Poca madre ;) El martes, 12 de marzo de 2013, Sarah Stierch escribió: Congratulations! Viva le revolution!! -Sarah On 3/12/13 6:28 PM, Kul Wadhwa wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia Zero just won the Activism Award @ SXSW! A big thanks to all of you for keeping knowledge free for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-12 Thread Tonmoy Khan
Congratulations:) Tonmoy On Mar 13, 2013 9:01 AM, Ivan Martínez gala...@gmail.com wrote: Awesome! Poca madre ;) El martes, 12 de marzo de 2013, Sarah Stierch escribió: Congratulations! Viva le revolution!! -Sarah On 3/12/13 6:28 PM, Kul Wadhwa wrote: Hey all, Wikipedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Zero wins!

2013-03-12 Thread David Schoonover
I am certain that the badassitude of our award photo overwhelms any and all skepticism the Internet might -- TOTALLY unjustly[1][2][3] -- feel about SXSW. [1] http://www.theonion.com/articles/sxsw-as-cool-and-as-real-as-it-gets-reports-market,31617/ [2]