[Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-24 Thread James Heilman
here http://www.findbestopensource.com/tagged/text-to-speech. Some of them support up to 50 languages. This of course would require the support of the Wikimedia Foundation. I guess we could also do it with a gadget initially. Thoughts? -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Commons / OTRS is broken

2015-02-02 Thread James Heilman
Someone has thankfully read this issue and has agreed to deal with it. Many thanks to the person involved :-) It is a huge amount of work to get release for a single medical image. If commons admins wish the details they can email me. James On Mon, Feb 2, 2015 at 9:52 PM, James Heilman jmh

[Wikimedia-l] Commons / OTRS is broken

2015-02-02 Thread James Heilman
OTRS does not even bother replying to the consents I send them. Thus the images I have received releases for get deleted. Going forwards I am simply uploading to En Wikipedia. Not ideal but not sure what the solution is. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Commons / OTRS is broken

2015-02-04 Thread James Heilman
someone to ping when I need a faster response. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-24 Thread James Heilman
Okay have gone ahead and started a proposal here https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:IdeaLab/A_%22Listen%22_Button J On Sat, Jan 24, 2015 at 9:08 PM, James Heilman jmh...@gmail.com wrote: Yes if there is no opposition to the idea I will post it to the IdeaLab. Thanks Pine :-) J On Sat

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-24 Thread James Heilman
/Grants:IdeaLab Siko, cc'd here, might be able to help advise about possible development of this proposal. Thanks, Pine On Jan 24, 2015 2:21 PM, James Heilman jmh...@gmail.com wrote: While human read articles are great they quickly become out of date and are available for only a fraction of our

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediameta-l] Bye

2015-02-24 Thread James Heilman
Hopefully this was just an error than. When is Nemo being un-moderated? -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-25 Thread James Heilman
that need the help. I know that I personally would find such a button helpful. But through a great many steps I could likely figure out a work around. People prefer stuff that is simple. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

[Wikimedia-l] Copy and Paste Detection Bot

2015-04-03 Thread James Heilman
/ expanded the accuracy of the bot will improve. Many thanks to [[User:ערן]] for his amazing work. The bot also has the potential to work in other languages. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Regarding knowledge

2015-04-07 Thread James Heilman
were else (unless a person is pregnancy) It would be good to stop confusing the two. Something appears to have been lost in translation somewhere. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Regarding knowledge

2015-04-07 Thread James Heilman
is that there is no increased risk of sexual transmission of HCV among heterosexual couples in regular relationships WHO says it is a less common method. The main methods of transmission are injection drug use and unscreened blood transmission. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open

[Wikimedia-l] Copy and Paste Detection Bot

2015-04-03 Thread James Heilman
of copyright issues would have been missed otherwise. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Can Wikipedia Survive? op-ed

2015-06-22 Thread James Heilman
translated join it back together and add it to that language. This would of course only apply to articles which are non existent in the target language. Maybe Amir's content translation tool could do this eventually https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Content_translation -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM

Re: [Wikimedia-l] CAPTCHA issues discouraging new editors

2015-06-18 Thread James Heilman
Yes CAPTCHA is a pain. Yes it prevents bots from spamming us. The question is does cluebot provide us sufficient defence such that CAPTCHA is not needed? -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian Starting July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thousands of images on Wikipedia and Commons in danger, action needed

2015-06-22 Thread James Heilman
Yes I agree an example of what Wikipedia would look like if this regulation passed is an excellent idea. Could we base it on the geo tags? -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian Starting July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-29 Thread James Heilman
but not technical (maybe they are elderly) Patient.co.uk say that their listen button is used about 1% of the time. You can see it here http://www.patient.co.uk/health/gout-leaflet -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Ending discrimination by language

2015-06-28 Thread James Heilman
licenses that would allow the European perspective to gain greater promience. Maybe they could also convince the World Health Organization of the importance of open licenses. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian Starting July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Iranian Wikimedians UG

2015-07-21 Thread James Heilman
Congrats to all in Iran on user group status and of course keep safe and keep up the amazing work :-) -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian Starting July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent the official position of the WMF The Wikipedia

[Wikimedia-l] Subject: Community Tech: October report

2015-11-03 Thread James Heilman
Danny, great overview. Thanks for the work you and your team are doing :-) -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Q1 Fundraising Update

2015-10-15 Thread James Heilman
many of the concerns raised here. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent the official position of the WMF

[Wikimedia-l] "Wikipedia rocked by 'rogue editors' blackmail scam targeting small businesses and celebrities"

2015-09-01 Thread James Heilman
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Doc_James/Paid_editing -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent the official position

Re: [Wikimedia-l] "Wikipedia rocked by 'rogue editors' blackmail scam targeting small businesses and celebrities"

2015-09-02 Thread James Heilman
and Orangemody was hiring from sites like Elance. I guess the fundamental question is, is Wikipedia a workspace to provide employment for those in the developing world who are willing to do PR piece work for some unknown PR firm? Or is Wikipedia an encyclopedia. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM

[Wikimedia-l] Agenda for the December 9, 2015 Board

2015-12-08 Thread James Heilman
Yes meeting was scheduled during our last board meeting. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent the official position

[Wikimedia-l] (no subject)

2015-12-03 Thread James Heilman
than to see ads run. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member of the Wikimedia Foundation My emails; however, do not represent the official position of the WMF

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

2015-12-16 Thread James Heilman
Great to see this :-) The community tech team is an amazing initiative. And agree all items listed have the potential to have significant impact. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com As of July 2015 I am a board member

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-01-01 Thread James Heilman
to continue for the purpose of producing such a statement. I have always acted in what I believe are the best interests of the movement and the WMF. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-01-07 Thread James Heilman
IMO. With respect to "ignoring advice" I did use my own judgement. With respect to the "disruption" I do not feel I can take responsibility for the engagement survey results. I did bring staff concerns forwards to the board but I was simply reporting these concerns. -- James

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-01-06 Thread James Heilman
I have begun a reply to the board Q & A here https://meta.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Talk:Wikimedia_Foundation_Board_noticeboard/James_Heilman_removal_FAQ=15213281#What_happened.3F Best -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medi

[Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-01-08 Thread James Heilman
. Sincerely, James Heilman -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages

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

2015-12-28 Thread James Heilman
Deadlinks are one of the most common ways of spamming Wikipedia. Paid editors replace deadlinks with links to the spam site which now contains the contain as it way copied from waybackmachine. Linking to waybackmachine is thus superior. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia

[Wikimedia-l] WMF Board of Trustees

2015-12-28 Thread James Heilman
Heilman -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2015-12-28 Thread James Heilman
I or legal impropriety on my part. I have done what I believe is in the best interest of our movement. I hope Patricio and I can work together to provide greater explanation in the coming days. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofme

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

2015-12-28 Thread James Heilman
Hey Trillium Am a little distracted. Will dug up some difs for you soon. Please email me directly to remind me. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Strategic planning

2016-01-12 Thread James Heilman
+1 to the idea of developing a movement strategic plan, we can than judge how well different movement partners including the WMF are aligned with movements goals -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Clarifications on 2014 Form 990

2016-06-07 Thread James Heilman
> > > > We would also like to thank Sue for her willingness to being completely > > transparent about her compensation here. Many people find this > information > > sensitive. We appreciate that she has said she doesn't mind. > > > > I hope this answers

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Form 990 for FY 2014-2015 now on-wiki

2016-06-06 Thread James Heilman
published 6 months late? Did we pay the $18,000 late fee or were multiple 3 month extensions applied for? Do we expect next year's 990 to be published by the deadline? Best -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Form 990 for FY 2014-2015 now on-wiki

2016-06-06 Thread James Heilman
year we apply for the extension. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community Tech survey on watchlist use

2016-05-26 Thread James Heilman
ilman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > >> <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > > > > > > > > > -- > > David Goodman > > > > DGG at the enWP > > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:DGG > > http://en.wikipedia.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community Wishlist Survey: Status report #2

2016-06-01 Thread James Heilman
> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community survey to support the WMF ED search starts right now

2016-06-01 Thread James Heilman
: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

[Wikimedia-l] Medical day at Wikimania

2016-06-22 Thread James Heilman
is beautiful :-) Please add you name here if you plan to attend https://wikimania2016.wikimedia.org/wiki/Programme/Wiki_Project_Med Best -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Board appointment of Executive Director

2016-06-24 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Freedom of panorama today approved by Belgian parliament

2016-06-17 Thread James Heilman
dia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org <javascript:;> > > ?subject=unsubscribe> > > ___________ > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > > New messages to:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Outcomes from the Consultation on Wikimedia movemen conferences/Wikimania

2016-02-09 Thread James Heilman
. Attempting to bring us together once a year is not too much. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Outcomes from the Consultation on Wikimedia movement conferences/Wikimania

2016-02-09 Thread James Heilman
Yes I am also not a big fan of moving Wikimania to every two years. Meeting once a year on a global scale is important. I could see possibly keeping it smaller / capping funding. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

[Wikimedia-l] Evidence supporting my statements

2016-01-25 Thread James Heilman
, and I have no plans to do so. I hope for a reply from the board by Feb 8 and plan to release the email on Feb 15th. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing

[Wikimedia-l] Thank you for our time together.

2016-02-25 Thread James Heilman
Thank you for this important step towards stabilizing the WMF. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] The reinstatement of James Heilman

2016-02-27 Thread James Heilman
Jimmy to clarify some of facts. It was I who reached out to Patricio to put together a joint statement. We worked on it in a Google document that I started and as such I am the own. We were unable to come to an agreement. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a *volunteer* organization

2016-02-28 Thread James Heilman
are in the very very early stages from what I understand. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open letter: Issues needing addressing by the Wikimedia Foundation's Board of Trustees

2016-02-28 Thread James Heilman
_Signpost/2016-02-03/In_focus -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New mess

[Wikimedia-l] I am going to San Francisco

2016-02-29 Thread James Heilman
I have been sent a possible correction. When I had stated a "formal vote" had taken place some are of the position that this was simple a straw poll. Not sure if Geoff Brigham can clarify. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook o

[Wikimedia-l] I am going to San Francisco

2016-02-29 Thread James Heilman
. The vote unfortunately has not yet been made public. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mai

[Wikimedia-l] A quick note about the future

2016-02-29 Thread James Heilman
@ Newyorkbrad I agree that nothing needs to be kept secret for my sake. I am have always been fully supportive of discussing the issue of board conduct and my removal. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com

[Wikimedia-l] I am going to San Francisco

2016-02-29 Thread James Heilman
was not unanimous. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The reinstatement of James Heilman

2016-02-27 Thread James Heilman
like to thank the current board for taking that step. We have a number of C-levels who are able to do an excellent job as interim ED. I will post more about this soon but am just heading out to ski. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine

[Wikimedia-l] Context around the KE

2016-02-23 Thread James Heilman
the plans that previously existed. While the ED has recently apologized for the lack of transparency, this was brought to her attention many times before, and thus I am not convinced her apology will result in a change in her approach. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Ope

[Wikimedia-l] Simple English please! was The conversation is happening elsewhere :(

2016-02-17 Thread James Heilman
any people are therefore being cautious with their words. I agree we need to speak clearly, simply, and openly. We should also invite the Knight Foundation to join this conversation. We need to get a few more perspectives on the issues in front of us. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The

[Wikimedia-l] An Open Letter to Wikimedia Foundation BoT

2016-02-20 Thread James Heilman
go. This is how one gets buy in and is key in a volunteer movement. We have some amazingly smart people both as staff and as community members. Long term strategy should not be determined by the ED and a couple of board members. Would be good to see the board leading a collaborative discussion of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cross-wiki notifications beta feature now available on all wikis

2016-03-11 Thread James Heilman
rg > > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > ___ > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > http

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Access and Participation in the ASBS

2016-03-11 Thread James Heilman
d into different sets of languages. > > > Cheers > Yaroslav > > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Un

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimania: Is it going to be once every two years?

2016-03-12 Thread James Heilman
ists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation executive transition update

2016-03-10 Thread James Heilman
ges to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: A conversation?

2016-03-09 Thread James Heilman
gt; > > > [0] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gaslighting > > [1] for other examples of this kind of language, and the thing my > > brain immediately jumped to, see how ultrarationalists deal with > > people asking if individuals could please stop harassing them for > > disa

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The option:Byelection soon

2016-04-11 Thread James Heilman
ers > > > > > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikim

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What can we learn

2016-04-10 Thread James Heilman
_ > >> Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > >> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > >> New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > >> Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > >>

Re: [Wikimedia-l] last day to nominate for 2 seats on WMF board of trustees...

2016-03-07 Thread James Heilman
edia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > ___ > > Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement about changes to the Board

2016-03-07 Thread James Heilman
> >Today the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees voted to remove one of > >the Trustees, Dr. James Heilman, from the Board. His term ended effective > >immediately. > > > >This was not a decision the Board took lightly. The Board has a > >responsibility to the Wi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Executive transition planning

2016-03-05 Thread James Heilman
s to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.co

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Executive transition planning

2016-03-04 Thread James Heilman
, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.o

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikiwand

2016-04-03 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikiwand

2016-03-31 Thread James Heilman
.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > __

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Crisis of Confidence

2016-05-03 Thread James Heilman
s.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] election for 2 seats on WMF board of trustees ends May 7...

2016-05-03 Thread James Heilman
gt; > ___ > > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > > > New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org > > > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Disrupting journal publishing

2016-05-05 Thread James Heilman
. > > 1. https://www.elsevier.com/solutions/sciencedirect/content/pay-per-view < > https://www.elsevier.com/solutions/sciencedirect/content/pay-per-view> > ___ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimed

Re: [Wikimedia-l] “For Cause”

2016-05-05 Thread James Heilman
rt of the rest of the board, he would not be able to function > effectively. As I have said, if James were to be re-elected by the > community, I would agree with his return to the board. > > On 05/05/2016 02:09, James Heilman wrote: > > Following my removal from the WMF board, Jimmy Wales

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What should the board do *now*? [was Re: Account of the events leading to James Heilman's removal]

2016-05-05 Thread James Heilman
s.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l ma

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Account of the events leading to James Heilman's removal

2016-05-02 Thread James Heilman
access to these details. Some of the documents contained key information I only become aware of in the last couple of months. That we were not all looking at the same relevant evidence, I would argue, was one reason why the November board meeting was less than a success. James Heilman On Mon, May 2

[Wikimedia-l] “For Cause”

2016-05-05 Thread James Heilman
re unfounded. If these are indeed the reasons I was removed, I feel a public discussion would be useful. If JW was not speaking in an official capacity and I was not removed “for cause”, I would like to request a statement from the board to that effect. Sincerely -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian T

Re: [Wikimedia-l] “For Cause”

2016-05-06 Thread James Heilman
he Board should simply apologize and > reinstate James Hellman now. > > Betty Wills (Atsme) > > > On May 5, 2016, at 12:06 PM, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > Jimmy, thank you for retracting this statement. > > > > James > > > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Account of the events leading to James Heilman's removal

2016-05-08 Thread James Heilman
ubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com _

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Disrupting journal publishing

2016-05-08 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Account of the events leading to James Heilman's removal

2016-05-08 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Disrupting journal publishing

2016-05-08 Thread James Heilman
erent than no fees generally. Best James On Sun, May 8, 2016 at 3:37 PM, Andrew Gray <andrew.g...@dunelm.org.uk> wrote: > On 8 May 2016 at 21:51, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Yes there are more than 10,000 open access journals. Ours are different > in > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Disrupting journal publishing

2016-05-08 Thread James Heilman
£1255/$1965/€1600 for each article accepted for publication" http://annalsofintensivecare.springeropen.com/submission-guidelines/fees-and-funding Basically the DOAJ search function is not returning accurate information. James On Sun, May 8, 2016 at 4:06 PM, geni <geni...@gmail.com> wrote:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Spam] Re: Affiliate Selected Board Seats - Result

2016-05-09 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open and recorded WMF Board meetings

2016-04-18 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Account of the events leading to James Heilman's removal

2016-05-07 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] WikiVoyage Europe available on Android

2016-07-26 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Board structure (Was: New Elections Committee)

2016-07-27 Thread James Heilman
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[Wikimedia-l] Arabic version of Offline Medical App Launches

2016-08-02 Thread James Heilman
in time. Persian coming soon :-) -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF C level hiring and retention

2016-08-13 Thread James Heilman
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[Wikimedia-l] Offline Medical Wikipedia in Persian

2016-08-14 Thread James Heilman
=org.kiwix.kiwixcustomwikimedfa More languages coming soon. -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New

Re: [Wikimedia-l] With my thanks to everyone ...

2016-07-13 Thread James Heilman
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Offline medical app

2016-07-20 Thread James Heilman
s. The Wikipedia app is > big enough that users take care of that for us, but for this that might not > be the case. Do you have any plans to investigate that? > > Thanks, > Dan > > > > > > On 20 July 2016 at 09:01, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote: &g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Disclosure and the ethics of funding non-profit journalism

2016-07-16 Thread James Heilman
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[Wikimedia-l] Offline medical app

2016-07-20 Thread James Heilman
document/d/1-JeTxBPmfeA_4CONBOguQCXYbJOgmi-Aj3yFpn6ar5w/ Best -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/M

[Wikimedia-l] Improving search (sort of)

2016-07-15 Thread James Heilman
ne know where things are at with respect to producing the list of most search for terms that return nothing? -- James Heilman MD, CCFP-EM, Wikipedian The Wikipedia Open Textbook of Medicine www.opentextbookofmedicine.com ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [discovery] Fwd: Improving search (sort of)

2016-07-15 Thread James Heilman
dia.org> wrote: > On 15 July 2016 at 08:44, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > Thanks for the in depth discussion. So if the terms people are using that > > result in "zero search results" are typically gibberish why do we care if > > 30% of our

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [discovery] Fwd: Improving search (sort of)

2016-07-15 Thread James Heilman
ftware Engineer, Discovery Wikimedia Foundation On Fri, Jul 15, 2016 at 10:19 AM, James Heilman <jmh...@gmail.com> wrote: > The "jurrasic world" example is a good one as it was "fixed" by User:Foxj > adding a redirect > https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=J

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [discovery] Fwd: Improving search (sort of)

2016-07-15 Thread James Heilman
and > categorize the top 100 to 500 results in terms of personal info, junk, > porn, and whatever other categories we want or that bubble up from the > data, and perhaps publish the non-personal-info part of the list as an > example, either to persuade ourselves that this is worth purs

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