Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Announcing 2 Community Fellows

2012-05-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, May 17, 2012 at 10:32 AM, Siko Bouterse sboute...@wikimedia.orgwrote: It is my great pleasure to introduce two new Community Fellows in the Wikimedia Fellows Program: Tanvir Rahman and Steven Zhang. Congratulations to the both of you, best wishes for your fellowships. -- ~Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Study: Nobody cares about your copyright

2012-05-23 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 2:33 AM, George Herbert george.herb...@gmail.comwrote: Nobody's made a big public case for any shorter term. That's a mistake. The whole CC and free content movement needs to step up. We need Cory and other luminaries advocating for a sane term, and 14 is a good

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Academics and accessible writing

2012-05-28 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, May 28, 2012 at 6:30 PM, Steven Walling steven.wall...@gmail.comwrote: Thoughts? Steven 1. http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/members/aps-wikipedia-initiative ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Travel Site

2012-06-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 12:25 AM, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: The Board has been following the public discussion on Meta for the past month, and will have had time before Wikimania to follow any input resulting from this more public announcement of the proposal. No decision has

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-09 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Jul 9, 2012 at 11:47 PM, Milos Rancic mill...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 6:44 AM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.com wrote: When the government wants your library records, do you protest by closing the library? No. You still let people in so that they can learn

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-09 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 12:22 AM, Milos Rancic mill...@gmail.com wrote: Just a couple of words for those who don't understand... Writing encyclopedia produces responsibility. Neither Anonymous, neither Arab Spring would happen without Wikipedia. A person has to be very miserable not to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 12:58 AM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.comwrote: Neither Anonymous, neither Arab Spring would happen without Wikipedia. I think you meant without the technology and concept that we can be connected as humans all the time. We can trace these happenings back

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 1:16 AM, Milos Rancic mill...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks! I am responding as a non-cognitivist moral skeptic nihilist. CAUTION: HUMOR! Nice marmot. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7L2qP-xQ_7o -- ~Keegan http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 1:18 AM, Milos Rancic mill...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 8:17 AM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 12:58 AM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.comwrote: Neither Anonymous, neither Arab Spring would happen

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Russian Wikipedia goes on strike

2012-07-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 10, 2012 at 3:30 AM, Nikola Smolenski smole...@eunet.rs wrote: I have to say, your comment reads like empty philosophizing. You are like a person who doesn't have children because he is worried about overpopulation - when it is exactly the people who are intelligent and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] photography restrictions at the Olympics

2012-07-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
~ Keegan Sent mobile On Jul 24, 2012 2:50 PM, Amir E. Aharoni amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il wrote: Most of all, I'm still curious about the reasons that the IOC (or whoever is in charge) provided for the refusals. In the immortal words of Steve Martin in The Jerk, It's a profit deal! That

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Should we lock StrategyWiki?

2012-08-12 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Aug 12, 2012 at 1:45 AM, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: I would like to see this become an open part of Meta. It is traditional meta-work, and rewarding to improve and revisit regularly. Sam. I disagree. Strategy work is Wikimedia Foundation's focus planning. Meta is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Question for Board

2012-10-25 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 2:26 AM, John Vandenberg jay...@gmail.com wrote: Impoverished long term contributors should get a job. That's not really helpful, John. The flaw is what one considers impoverished. It is very possible to be worth a lot on paper and owe more than that sum on paper.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Banners are too bright, too long

2012-12-02 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 6:15 PM, Mono monom...@gmail.com wrote: The facts banners started out being clean and nice. They are now expanded by default, bright yellow, full of text, and really quite annoying. Let's rephrase this as a question for the fundraising team: I think that the banners

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Aaron Swartz is dead

2013-01-12 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 9:03 AM, Everton Zanella Alvarenga ezalvare...@wikimedia.org wrote: I just created an article for him on Portuguese Wikipedia. I want to improve about this On July 19, 2011, he was arrested for harvesting academic journal articles from JSTOR. Very sad. Tom This

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Using the Wikipedia logo for Wikimedia South Africa projects

2013-01-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 12:27 AM, Abbas Mahmood abbas...@hotmail.comwrote: David, You should probably contact Jay Walsh or any one from WMF Legal and ask for permission. Abbas. (I emailed David off-list) Those are fail-safe followups, Jay and the legal team can and do review those. Within

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Looking back at the London Conference

2013-02-19 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 6:18 PM, Fae fae...@gmail.com wrote: On 19 February 2013 23:47, James Alexander jameso...@gmail.com wrote: ... Groups should grow naturally, they should incorporate only when necessary and get staff only when necessary, trying to push them before they are ready

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's support of OTRS

2013-02-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 11:36 PM, Rjd0060 rjd0060.w...@gmail.com wrote: To clarify, the Foundation support that would be appreciated here is from the tech/ops group. We've had good response from other staff on related issues, and that is much appreciated. -- Ryan User:Rjd0060 To

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's support of OTRS

2013-02-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 12:02 AM, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote: But OTRS is ultimately a big piece of software. Maybe the Wikimedia Foundation can buy a support contract for it if nobody is willing/able to support/maintain it internally? Or maybe that's something a chapter or grant

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's support of OTRS

2013-02-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
This conversation should shift to meta sooner rather than later. I'm not on my PC, but perhaps /Talk:OTRS/Software? ~ Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's support of OTRS

2013-02-21 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Feb 21, 2013 at 2:12 AM, Liam Wyatt liamwy...@gmail.com wrote: On 21 February 2013 19:02, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote: I'm not sure moving to Meta-Wiki is a good idea. OTRS is the current software. It's unclear what a Software talk subpage would be used for. I understood

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's non-disclosure agreement

2013-03-06 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 10:48 AM, Deryck Chan deryckc...@wikimedia.hkwrote: As far as I know, NDAs are primarily for protecting people's privacy. That's my understanding as well. I have a NDA with the WMF as a volunteer from a couple years ago to help with fundraising after I no longer

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's non-disclosure agreement

2013-03-06 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 3:10 PM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.comwrote: On Wed, Mar 6, 2013 at 10:48 AM, Deryck Chan deryckc...@wikimedia.hkwrote: As far as I know, NDAs are primarily for protecting people's privacy. That's my understanding as well. I have a NDA with the WMF

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation's non-disclosure agreement

2013-03-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
I'll share mine if legal says it's fine. ~ Keegan Sent mobile ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Toolserver-l] [TS logo] Fwd: Free as in Wikimedia Foundation

2013-03-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 7:36 PM, Fae fae...@gmail.com wrote: On 21 March 2013 00:32, Samuel Klein meta...@gmail.com wrote: ... +1. Thanks to all who commented on this thread. Nice to know you don't believe in marginalizing those commenting as alarmist hippie crap. Thanks, Fae That

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Go away, community (from WMF wiki at least)

2013-05-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, May 13, 2013 at 2:03 AM, James Alexander jameso...@gmail.comwrote: On Mon, May 13, 2013 at 12:00 AM, Peter Southwood peter.southw...@telkomsa.net wrote: Lets get a few things in perspective: 1. How many community members were abusive/unreasonable/whatever beyond what might be

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Staff Images

2013-07-12 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 5:54 PM, phoebe ayers phoebe.w...@gmail.com wrote: And what happened to 'assume good flavor'... I mean faith! Assume Good Faith! I am sure that Rory has only the best intentions. But it is true that his message could be misinterpreted. I think we should all take a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Staff Images

2013-07-16 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 3:48 PM, Chris Keating chriskeatingw...@gmail.comwrote: (Rumor has it that HR is soon going to introduce a new caring and loving penguin into the habitat. Perhaps the HR penguin can mediate should matters escalate quickly.) Erik - to be frank I think this would

Re: [Wikimedia-l] NSA

2013-07-31 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Jul 31, 2013 at 3:47 PM, Ryan Lane rl...@wikimedia.org wrote: Why would we expect that we weren't being targeted? Knowing what people are looking up is powerful knowledge. - Ryan Indeed. It's much more safe and sensible to just go down to your library and check out a book. Oh,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OTRS upgraded

2013-08-09 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Aug 9, 2013 at 6:57 PM, Rjd0060 rjd0060.w...@gmail.com wrote: As an update to the previous wikimedia-l thread from February 2013 ( http://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2013-February/124139.html ), I'm happy to announce that earlier this week our OTRS installation was

Re: [Wikimedia-l] : WMF resolution on neutral point of view

2013-10-08 Thread Keegan Peterzell
After running a task force for BLP in two phases over six months back in '09-'10, everything pointed toward something MZMcBride wrote on meta. It covers this. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/BLP https://strategy.wikimedia.org/wiki/Task_force/Living_People/Drafting_pages/Living_People_Policy It

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New access to non-public information policy, re-ID requirements and data retention

2013-10-15 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Thanks for the notice about this discussion. I knew it was to be a part of the new privacy policy, but I wasn't aware of the talk page. On Mon, Oct 14, 2013 at 2:11 PM, Tomasz W. Kozlowski tom...@twkozlowski.net wrote: We already went through a similar discussion two and a half years ago,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New access to non-public information policy, re-ID requirements and data retention

2013-10-15 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Oct 15, 2013 at 3:14 AM, Tomasz W. Kozlowski tom...@twkozlowski.net wrote: Keegan Peterzell wrote: This isn't 100% correct. �The idea was to have agents who had not already identified do so, since OTRS agents have access to a massive amount of non-public information. �For those

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Some sad news

2013-11-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Thank you for sharing this, Ocaasi. Sad, sad news indeed. ~ Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan On Nov 20, 2013 1:09 PM, Steve Zhang cro0...@gmail.com wrote: The loss of someone always hits us hard; the loss of one of us even more so. I was lucky enough to work with Jackson,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] XOWA has released a complete copy of 2013-11-04 English Wikipedia with images -- Help wanted!

2013-11-25 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Great utility, particularly for someone not very technically oriented enough to take the time to set up my own wiki. Setting up Simple English worked without troubles and was relatively quick as promised; I'm now undertaking the much larger en.wp dump. Thanks for sharing! -- ~Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Readers love you

2013-12-08 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Thank you for sharing these donation comments with us, Megan. Reading donor emails was one of the most rewarding experiences of working on Fundraising 2010 that I had. It's fantastic and moving to read feedback from the 99.99% of the global population that does not edit. Most importantly,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] A Multimedia Vision for 2016

2014-01-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
/Commons_talk:Multimedia_Features/Vision_2016 Thanks! -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, mailto:wikimedia-l-requ

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Welcome 3 employees of Wikimedia Norway

2014-01-31 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Congratulations to Wikimedia Norge and the new hires! -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ED qualifications

2014-01-31 Thread Keegan Peterzell
You cannot forcibly interview/hire someone. Additionally, the WMF is not hiring a co-director. That's something made up. All this is moot. ~ Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan On Jan 31, 2014 11:52 PM, James Salsman jsals...@gmail.com wrote: ... we should consider it a strength

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Ukraine -- is everyone safe?

2014-02-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Feb 20, 2014 at 11:56 AM, Amir E. Aharoni amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il wrote: My dear friends in Ukraine, you are cool people and excellent Wikimedians. Know that I care about you and wish you peace and freedom. Please be safe; I trust you to do the right thing. This. -- ~Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Ukraine -- is everyone safe?

2014-02-23 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Thank you for the notice, Amir, Pavlo, and thank you for the translation, Maryana. :*( -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] More new editors?

2014-03-07 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Mar 7, 2014 at 4:32 AM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.comwrote: (though they did in the 2010-2011 WIKIPEDIA FOREVER campaign IIRC) Minor quibble: WIKIPEDIA FOREVER was 2009 :) THIS IS EVERYTHING WE KNOW -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation

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

2014-03-14 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Mar 13, 2014 at 7:40 PM, Seb35 seb35wikipe...@gmail.com wrote: Le lundi 10 mars 2014 21:03:20 (CET), Yuri y...@rawbw.com a écrit : On 03/10/2014 11:30, Seb35 wrote: Another point of view is that the knowledge doesn't (shouldn't) depend in any way of the local government -- possibly

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Cynthia Ashley-Nelson (Cindamuse)

2014-04-12 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sat, Apr 12, 2014 at 4:07 AM, Bence Damokos bdamo...@gmail.com wrote: It is with great regret that we need to confirm that Cynthia Ashley-Nelson (User:Cindamuse, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Cindamuse ) passed away on Friday, April 11. Our thoughts are with Cindy's family, friends

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Adrianne Wadewitz (User:Wadewitz)

2014-04-12 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sat, Apr 12, 2014 at 4:12 PM, ENWP Pine deyntest...@hotmail.com wrote: Hi all, As you may have heard, we recently lost Adrianne Wadewitz (User:Wadewitz) to a climbing accident. Thanks for posting this here, Pine. I'd seen it in so many other emails I'd assumed one of the threads was on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Howdy from Wil

2014-05-05 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Welcome, Wil. -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Commons' frontpage probably shouldn't prominently feature a decontextualised stack of corpses.

2014-05-09 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, May 9, 2014 at 2:04 AM, ENWP Pine deyntest...@hotmail.com wrote: Thank you for raising the issue for discussion. I think you have good points, and you should make them on Commons, where it appears that other Commons contributors agree with you that this situation could have been

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Welcome Rachel diCerbo, Director of Community Engagement

2014-05-27 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, May 27, 2014 at 7:26 PM, Erik Moeller e...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hi folks, It’s my great pleasure to tell you that Rachel diCerbo is joining us as Director of Community Engagement (Product), starting today. In this role, Rachel will manage the community liaison team (Keegan Peterzell

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Child Protection and Harassment Policy (also relevant to A personal note)

2014-05-29 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Apologies for top posting, I'm on my phone... Mike, this was one of the best emails to this list I've read in a long time. As someone who has squabbled with you on mailing lists, it's even better to me. Take care, sir. ~ Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan On May 29, 2014 5:53

Re: [Wikimedia-l] VisualEditor on English Wikipedia

2014-06-03 Thread Keegan Peterzell
are what make products better :) 1. https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Design/User_testing 2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-betafeatures -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wiknic in the Netherlands a success

2014-07-06 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Jul 6, 2014 at 5:47 PM, Romaine Wiki romaine.w...@gmail.com wrote: Hello all! Today we had a Wikinic [1] in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. Photos in https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Wiknic_Eindhoven_2014 ​Very cool, Romaine. Thanks for taking part in both putting this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Android Nearby Feature (was: Re: Community RfCs about MediaViewer)

2014-07-11 Thread Keegan Peterzell
in the bottom left. Underneath that link is the user's total number of live edits, and you can thank a user for the edit with a button on the right. -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Android Nearby Feature (was: Re: Community RfCs about MediaViewer)

2014-07-11 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 5:58 PM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org wrote: On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 5:48 PM, Pete Forsyth petefors...@gmail.com wrote: To your specific points: On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 3:33 PM, Maryana Pinchuk mpinc...@wikimedia.org wrote: (like this one: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] To Flow or not to Flow - it does not flow

2014-09-06 Thread Keegan Peterzell
goes. -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman

Re: [Wikimedia-l] To Flow or not to Flow - it does not flow

2014-09-06 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sat, Sep 6, 2014 at 10:27 PM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org wrote: ..last July... July 2013, for clarity. -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] To Flow or not to Flow

2014-09-09 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Sep 9, 2014 at 10:04 AM, Wil Sinclair w...@wllm.com wrote: FWIW, I signed my first comment by hand. I missed the comments about sigs in the wikitext editor interface. If it weren't for my family situation, I'm pretty sure I would have bailed. In any case, it was much easier to engage

Re: [Wikimedia-l] To Flow or not to Flow

2014-09-10 Thread Keegan Peterzell
In case it's not clear enough in my sig, this is my personal opinion: On Wed, Sep 10, 2014 at 12:20 AM, Martijn Hoekstra martijnhoeks...@gmail.com wrote: On Sep 10, 2014 5:11 AM, Keegan Peterzell keegan.w...@gmail.com wrote: On Tue, Sep 9, 2014 at 10:04 AM, Wil Sinclair w...@wllm.com wrote

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Vandalism on photographs of living people

2014-10-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Oct 17, 2014 at 9:15 AM, Fæ fae...@gmail.com wrote: I would not want to claim the credit. :-) This was done the wiki-way, as an interesting tangent from discussion at https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:Village_pump#Better_watchlisting . The final SQL is mostly Bawolff's

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia Is Emerging as Trusted Internet Source for Information on Ebola

2014-10-27 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Oct 27, 2014 at 2:07 AM, svetlana svetl...@fastmail.com.au wrote: MZMcBride wrote: http://nyti.ms/1rHy4fK Wikipedia Is Emerging as Trusted Internet Source for Information on Ebola Noam Cohen October 26, 2014 The New York Times Neat! (And a bit terrifying.) MZMcBride

[Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Office Hours for Structured Data on Commons proposal

2014-11-19 Thread Keegan Peterzell
. https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Amsterdam_Hackathon_2014 -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Office Hours for Structured Data on Commons proposal

2014-11-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
This will be in two hours from now in #wikimedia-office On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 10:01 PM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org wrote: Greetings all, My apologies for cross-posting lists. I would like to invite everyone interested in the proposal for Structured Data on Wikimedia Commons

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Upcoming Office Hours for Structured Data on Commons proposal

2014-11-20 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Make that three hours, and re-read this email in one hour to make it two :) On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 10:30 AM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org wrote: This will be in two hours from now in #wikimedia-office On Wed, Nov 19, 2014 at 10:01 PM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Most obnoxious banner yet

2014-12-31 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 12:56 PM, Megan Hernandez mhernan...@wikimedia.org wrote: If the description above is not working for you, please let us know at don...@wikimedia.org so we can follow up. ​Wait, I'm confused. Fundraising /doesn't/ use Phabricator for bug reports, as Marc-Andre

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-01-25 Thread Keegan Peterzell
websites playing well with accessibility? What are the specific points of failing? It is subject to the disability, there's no patch to make it all right. What is the path to make it right? How can I help? Where can we document this? -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing WikiProject X

2015-01-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jan 13, 2015 at 5:40 PM, Ricordisamoa ricordisa...@openmailbox.org wrote: Sounds like just another enwiki-specific thing. ​That's a reasonable assumption. I'm only guessing, but I think the project is based on the English Wikipedia because that's the area where the grantee(s) are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Crossroads of five journeys

2015-02-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Thank you for sharing this story, Milos. I don't have time at the moment to participate in the Matica srpska project, but reading over the grant it sounds great. You and the other participants certainly have my moral support, for as much as that is worth :) -- ~Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: White House response to Aaron Swartz petition

2015-01-08 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Jan 8, 2015 at 1:05 AM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: As to the specific personnel-related requests raised in your petitions, our response must be limited. Consistent with the terms we laid out when we began We the People, we will not address agency personnel matters

Re: [Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-15 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Hi there, On Sun, Mar 15, 2015 at 11:33 PM, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote: Keegan Peterzell wrote: Single-user login[1] finalization will be taking place next month.[2] [...] All accounts that will be affected by this will be contacted on their talk page within the next couple

[Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
://vo.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patikos:UsersWhoWillBeRenamedHmm -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
tables. The date listed in that special page will be changed once we agree on the format: https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T91839 This should be fixed before any major explanation or reworded is needed, I didn't want to let that hold this up even more :) -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison

Re: [Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-13 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Fri, Mar 13, 2015 at 3:07 PM, Keegan Peterzell kpeterz...@wikimedia.org wrote: 5. for example, https://vo.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patikos:UsersWhoWillBeRenamedHmm That should be https://vo.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patikos:UsersWhoWillBeRenamed It does make you go hmm though. -- Keegan Peterzell

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF Finance Fellows to develop first-ever movement-wide financial report and metrics

2015-03-01 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Mar 1, 2015 at 7:32 PM, Pine W wiki.p...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Finance Fellows, The timeline for your work says that your draft report should be finished. May we look at it? I am very curious about your findings. Thanks (: Pine ​I'd like to point out that the timeline estimates

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF Finance Fellows to develop first-ever movement-wide financial report and metrics

2015-03-01 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Mar 1, 2015 at 8:06 PM, Pine W wiki.p...@gmail.com wrote: Keegan, May I point out that the term on the timeline is deadline, as in commitment, not as in estimate. I view commitments as serious business. I believe that in IEGCom we met our deadlines every single time when I was on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
:) -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] SUL finalization update (no, for real this time)

2015-03-18 Thread Keegan Peterzell
into it, the prime time is this week and next, the expected response curve will likely drop sharply. Thanks, Pine :) -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A transition and a new chapter.

2015-04-14 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Apr 13, 2015 at 8:10 PM, phoebe ayers phoebe.w...@gmail.com wrote: Dear Erik, On Mon, Apr 13, 2015 at 11:12 AM, Erik Moeller e...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hi all -- As Lila noted, since January 2008 I've worn many hats at the Wikimedia Foundation, and in the six years before that I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Foundation-l] Single login - decision 2004

2015-04-22 Thread Keegan Peterzell
- and the system can offer such mutations, but it's still a bit annoying. This is now complete [2]. That wasn't too bad. 1. https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2004-November/061327.html 2. https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2015-April/077576.html -- Keegan Peterzell

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Foundation-l] Single login - decision 2004

2015-04-22 Thread Keegan Peterzell
as the wiki itself in local registration. Hope that helps explain it. -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikitech-l] Mailing list maintenance window - 2015-05-19 17:00 - 19:00 UTC

2015-05-14 Thread Keegan Peterzell
/mailman/listinfo/wikitech-l -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

[Wikimedia-l] Single-user login finalization - starting now

2015-04-15 Thread Keegan Peterzell
/Help:Unified_login Please help spread the word with your communities as appropriate. I'd like to extend thanks to all the staff and volunteers that have put so much time and energy into making this happen, the list is extensive and my gratitude is with you all. -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Printed Wikipedia is go!

2015-06-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 2:00 PM, David Gerard dger...@gmail.com wrote: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/17/books/moving-wikipedia-from-computer-to-many-many-bookshelves.html?_r=1 7,600 volumes, to be available on Lulu. He's printing 106 of them for the exhibition. ​Right, and what's the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Printed Wikipedia is go!

2015-06-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Jun 17, 2015 at 4:22 PM, Michael Peel em...@mikepeel.net wrote: On 17 Jun 2015, at 20:00, David Gerard dger...@gmail.com wrote: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/17/books/moving-wikipedia-from-computer-to-many-many-bookshelves.html?_r=1 7,600 volumes, to be available on Lulu.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] US affiliates (was: Re: WMF office location and remodel)

2015-06-28 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Jun 28, 2015 at 12:34 AM, Risker risker...@gmail.com wrote: Ricordisamoa, I have no preference either way. I live in a geographically enormous country (Canada), which has a national chapter - centered so far away from me that I'll never be in a position to participate in person at a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Future of Wikipedia

2015-07-14 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Jul 14, 2015 at 3:41 PM, Pete Forsyth petefors...@gmail.com wrote: Thank you for sharing this, Renata -- cool video! But I think I'm taking the exact opposite from it. It makes me happy. It seems to me these kids love information -- and are eager to say so! -- and love books, too,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] help needed - Arkansas

2015-10-14 Thread Keegan Peterzell
I gave Gnangarra a potential contact off-list. On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 6:37 AM, Jane Darnell wrote: > Arkansas is considered one of the "fly-over" states. Good luck locating a > Wikipedian somewhere around there, not to mention a Wikimedian. > > ​Jane, this is so off-base

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing the Wikimedia Affiliates mailing list

2015-10-19 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Mon, Oct 19, 2015 at 2:17 PM, Gregory Varnum wrote: > Chris - and I suspect others - who are already welcome to join this list - > are why I think it is not a foregone conclusion that it will be kept > private. > > Remember that we have a diverse group of 80+

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikiconference USA 2015

2015-10-11 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Sun, Oct 11, 2015 at 2:12 AM, Anthony Cole wrote: > I've been following the conference online and I congratulate the organisers > - some fascinating presentations and the videos are excellent. A link to > the videos: > > http://wikiconferenceusa.org/wiki/2015/Schedule > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] I'll be moving on

2015-10-08 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Three years is a long time to be in a leadership position in a volunteer movement. Five years is incredible. Eight years? Enjoy the time off, Jan. -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan This is my personal email address. Everything sent from this email address is in a personal

Re: [Wikimedia-l] internet-in-a-boxs to the refugee camps?

2015-09-08 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 11:31 AM, Pine W wrote: > Just a thought: would the European chapters, or a single European chapter, > be willing to fundraise for this project? > > Also, in Seattle we have at least one charity that provides or donates > basic computer hardware. I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Monetizing Wikimedia APIs

2016-01-17 Thread Keegan Peterzell
I've been thinking about it and this is just bothering me too much. On Sat, Jan 16, 2016 at 5:48 PM, Todd Allen wrote: > Folks (WMF board, and those closely related), do we really have to hold a > vote of no confidence to get your attention? Do you have any doubt that >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Anybody alive?

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
o/ -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Anybody alive?

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 12:58 PM, Keegan Peterzell <kpeterz...@wikimedia.org > wrote: > o/ > ​I'm actually still here in both a personal and a professional capacity. Do I count as two? Yes I do.​ -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan This is my personal e

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What should happen next? My 5 ideas

2016-02-26 Thread Keegan Peterzell
that there are some of us who are going to be silent a bit in our reflection, and hopefully we'll be speaking again in the future. Everything else (for me, at least) is back to business/volunteering as usual. 0. http://meatballwiki.org 1. https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Q15061465#sitelinks-wikipedia -- Keegan

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Basque Wikimedians User Group

2016-02-25 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 12:19 PM, Carlos M. Colina wrote: > Dear all, > > I am honoured to announce, on behalf of the Affiliations Committee, the > recognition of the newest affiliate in Europe: Basque Wikimedians User > Group [1] > > This new group is formed by

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of Georgia Piedmont Wikimedians

2016-02-25 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 12:19 PM, Carlos M. Colina wrote: > Dear all, > > I am honoured to announce, on behalf of the Affiliations Committee, the > recognition of a new Wikimedia User Group in the US: Georgia Piedmont > Wikimedians [1] > > Among their goals are continuing

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Transition plans for WMF leadership - Board Reform

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 9:01 PM, Anthony Cole wrote: > Hopefully we > ​ ​ > could publicly shame them into handing it over. > ​I believe that public shaming as a tool went out of vogue in most civil societies quite a bit ago. I think it should be out of vogue on this list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a high-tech organization

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Yeah, so, my ultimate point remains: we're talking about hundreds of Wikimedia projects and how they interact with paid editors, and not just how a few handle it. LIke everything, it's complicated beyond local instances ;) -- ~Keegan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Keegan This is my

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a high-tech organization

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 9:51 PM, Dan Andreescu wrote: > I'm very new to this concept of paid editing. But from what I understood > paid editing is allowed, as long as the editors disclose who they are paid > by on their talk page or in edit summaries. I understood

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What it means to be a high-tech organization

2016-02-24 Thread Keegan Peterzell
On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 11:24 PM, Keegan Peterzell <keegan.w...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 9:51 PM, Dan Andreescu <dandree...@wikimedia.org> > wrote: > >> I'm very new to this concept of paid editing. But from what I understood &g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What should happen next? My 5 ideas

2016-02-26 Thread Keegan Peterzell
rge ahead. My message was in no way asking anyone to slow down, just a nod to the list that some of us are going to sit back for a bit, so please save a seats at the table :) -- Keegan Peterzell Community Liaison, Product Wikimedia Foundation ___ Wikimedia-l mai

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