Re: [Wikimedia-l] Strategy Report Released: Wikimedia 2030: Wikimedia’s role in shaping the future of the information commons

2018-02-15 Thread mathieu stumpf guntz
Hi Caitlin, Thank you for this email, and thank to everybody implicated for the creation of this report. Could we put a version on meta and make it translatable? Or am I alone to think it would make sense? Cheers Le 13/02/2018 à 02:20, Caitlin Virtue a écrit : (Apologies for the

[Wikimedia-l] Wikisource IRC 2018

2018-02-15 Thread Ananth Subray
Dear All, Firstly I would like to thank you for the continuous support and contribution to the Wikimedia movement. Wikisource is originally called Project Sourceberg as a play on words for Project Gutenberg . Wikisource began in November 2003, as a collection of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Strategy Report Released: Wikimedia 2030: Wikimedia’s role in shaping the future of the information commons

2018-02-15 Thread Adam Wight
Punk rock! These consultants seem to actually understand what we’re about, and the report is a great collaboration all around. The heavy use of actual Wikimedians’ quotes lets us tell our own story. The recommendations on page 31 look right to me personally, and are “actionable”. Thanks for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Strategy Report Released: Wikimedia 2030: Wikimedia’s role in shaping the future of the information commons

2018-02-15 Thread Leinonen Teemu
On 15 Feb 2018, at 19.36, Adam Wight > wrote: Punk rock! These consultants seem to actually understand what we’re about, and the report is a great collaboration all around. The heavy use of actual Wikimedians’ quotes lets us tell our own

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Research Showcase Wednesday, February 21, 2018 [External]

2018-02-15 Thread Sarah R
Hi Everyone, Quick correction. The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed this Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 11:30 AM (PST) *19:30 (UTC).* Kindly, Sarah R. On Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 10:38 AM, Sarah R wrote: > Hi Everyone, > > The next Research Showcase will be

[Wikimedia-l] Research Showcase Wednesday, February 21, 2018 [External]

2018-02-15 Thread Sarah R
Hi Everyone, The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed this Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 11:30 AM (PST) 18:30 UTC. YouTube stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpmRWCE7F_I As usual, you can join the conversation on IRC at #wikimedia-research. And, you can watch our past research

[Wikimedia-l] Structured Data on Commons feedback - What gets stored where (Ontology)

2018-02-15 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Greetings, There is a new feedback request up on Wikimedia Commons regarding Structured Data on Commons. The topic is a very important discussion: between wikitext-in-Mediawiki, Wikibase on Commons, and Wikibase on Wikidata, what file metadata gets store where? The discussion is here:

[Wikimedia-l] Invitation to the Wikimedia Foundation February 2018 Metrics & Activities Meeting: Thursday, February 22, 19:00 UTC

2018-02-15 Thread Lena Traer
Hello everyone, The next Wikimedia Foundation metrics and activities meeting will take place on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:00 PM UTC (11 AM PST). The IRC channel is #wikimedia-office on https://webchat.freenode.net, and the meeting will be broadcast as a live YouTube stream.[1] During the