Re: [Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Wikipedistes documentary in Catalan TV

2014-03-04 Thread Jane Darnell
Thanks for posting - I loved the documentary! For me the most obvious difference between the groups shown in your various meetings and the get-togethers we have in the Netherlands is the age of the participants. I think we in WMNL attract a lot more gray hair than you do. I think it would be a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Funding programs for individuals.

2014-03-04 Thread Jane Darnell
I just found this link serendipitously while asking for help at the village pump in order to translate the IEG grant process pages into Dutch: https://nl.wikimedia.org/wiki/Categorie:Financi%C3%ABle_Ondersteuning_Kleine_Activiteiten I knew we had the Support small projects program within WMNL,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Funding programs for individuals.

2014-03-04 Thread Jane Darnell
Um, definitely a +1 for claiming NemoFind as official WMF trademark btw 2014-03-04 9:55 GMT+01:00, Jane Darnell jane...@gmail.com: I just found this link serendipitously while asking for help at the village pump in order to translate the IEG grant process pages into Dutch:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Funding programs for individuals.

2014-03-04 Thread Federico Leva (Nemo)
Jane Darnell, 04/03/2014 09:56: Um, definitely a +1 for claiming NemoFind as official WMF trademark btw Ugh. [...] 2014-03-03 1:46 GMT+01:00, Samuel Klein [...] Prior claim: Disney https://i.chzbgr.com/maxW500/7365379072/h0C8A494A/ Priorer: Jules Verne, 1870, as tranlated in

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Wikipedistes documentary in Catalan TV

2014-03-04 Thread Joan Goma
Message: 3 Date: Tue, 4 Mar 2014 09:01:58 +0100 From: Jane Darnell jane...@gmail.com To: Wikimedia Mailing List wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Wikipedistes documentary in Catalan TV Message-ID:

[Wikimedia-l] Press Release: Wikimedia Indonesia Receive Grant from The Ford Foundation to Preserve Indonesian Culture By Content Digitalization

2014-03-04 Thread Isabella Apriyana
Hello all, We are happy to announce that Wikimedia Indonesia is awarded a grant by The Ford Foundation to support our projects on Indonesian content digitalization. Please find below the official press release. Thank you. *Press Release* To be distributedJakarta, 3 March 2014 *Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Press Release: Wikimedia Indonesia Receive Grant from The Ford Foundation to Preserve Indonesian Culture By Content Digitalization

2014-03-04 Thread sydney . poore
Congratulations. I'm very excited for you all. Sydney Poore User:FloNight Sent from my iPhone On Mar 4, 2014, at 8:56, Isabella Apriyana isabella.apriy...@wikimedia.or.id wrote: Hello all, We are happy to announce that Wikimedia Indonesia is awarded a grant by The Ford Foundation to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Press Release: Wikimedia Indonesia Receive Grant from The Ford Foundation to Preserve Indonesian Culture By Content Digitalization

2014-03-04 Thread Tonmoy Khan
Congratulations to Wikimedia Indonesia. Great work!! Ali Haidar Khan (tOnmOy) Treasurer Wikimedia Bangladesh ভাবুনতো এমন এক পৃথিবীর কথা, যেখানে প্রতিটি মানুষ সমস্ত জ্ঞান বাধাহীন ভাবে আদান প্রদান করতে পারবে। এটাই আমাদের অঙ্গীকার। On Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 8:54 PM, sydney.po...@gmail.com wrote:

[Wikimedia-l] [feature suggestion] Be able to include/exclude certain page fragments based on the geographic area

2014-03-04 Thread Yuri
I submitted the proposal to be able to eliminate certain parts of the articles in certain countries, where the local governments find those parts illegal: https://bugzilla.wikimedia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=62231 But it got rejected, and I am not sure I am clear why. The problem is that there are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [feature suggestion] Be able to include/exclude certain page fragments based on the geographic area

2014-03-04 Thread Marc A. Pelletier
On 03/04/2014 10:50 PM, Yuri wrote: But it got rejected, and I am not sure I am clear why. I haven't opined on the specific bug, but I would also have rejected it. The reason why is simple: it goes exactly opposite everything the projects stand for. Our mission isn't collect all of the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [feature suggestion] Be able to include/exclude certain page fragments based on the geographic area

2014-03-04 Thread Austin Hair
I think that if you stop to think about it another way, you'll find that this would do the opposite of what you intend, to wit: allowing various courts to impose editorial control. Imagine Circletine, once a popular childhood beverage but now the issue of some controversy regarding its tendency

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [feature suggestion] Be able to include/exclude certain page fragments based on the geographic area

2014-03-04 Thread Todd Allen
Exactly this. If the government of any given country wants to redirect certain articles, or all of Wikipedia, to a page saying This content blocked by the Ministry of Knowledge, people will know they're being censored. If instead they reach a sanitized version of the article reflecting the