Re: [Wikimedia-l] User retention statistics?

2012-04-18 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Also, Zack has some statistics from the Summer of Research, I think, on the other questions you ask. You might write him. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Wed, Apr 18, 2012 at 11:07

[Wikimedia-l] ombudsmen commission

2012-04-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
the notification. There was no lapse of commission, and the commission functioned fully during the gap period. Best wishes, pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ombudsmen commission

2012-04-23 Thread Philippe Beaudette
That's not a formal complaint. That's an email to wikimedia-l. For a formal complaint, I'd request documentation of the dates presented, etc. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Mon

Re: [Wikimedia-l] ombudsmen commission

2012-04-23 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Mon, Apr 23, 2012 at 3:49 AM, Huib Laurens sterke...@gmail.com wrote: On my behalve a letter has been send to the foundation and the same letter has ben send by fax. How formal do you wish to get it? Nor I or the person that sended this communication on my behalf got a responds about the

[Wikimedia-l] Updated Terms of Use

2012-04-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/New_Terms_of_use. [2] Best wishes, Philippe [1] - http://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_Use_%282012%29/en [2] - http://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/New_Terms_of_use ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Updated Terms of Use

2012-04-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
(WMF) John Vandenberg Danhash Rich Farmbrough Dcoetzee 62.140.210.130 Григор Гачев ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 4:48 PM, birgitte...@yahoo.com wrote

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Updated Terms of Use

2012-05-03 Thread Philippe Beaudette
) 1. http://archive.org/about/terms.php (Paragraph 3) 2. http://www.opensource.org/ToS (Section 5) ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Thu, May 3, 2012 at 7:03 AM, Nathan nawr...@gmail.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: New Legal Counsel

2012-05-15 Thread Philippe Beaudette
___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 1:18 PM, Philippe Beaudette phili...@wikimedia.orgwrote: Think of LCA as a fork: at the top, the General Counsel. Down one tine of the fork

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: New Legal Counsel

2012-05-16 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 1:33 PM, Philippe Beaudette phili...@wikimedia.orgwrote: As for the day to day work of the GC and LC I'll let one of them answer that. I'm not an expert in it. Following up on my committment yesterday to find an answer to Mike's questions, Geoff provided

Re: [Wikimedia-l] TVTropes deletes all pages with Rape in title under advertising pressure.

2012-06-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
that was run. Staff developed it because they could be quickly tasked to it; had the RFC gone the other way, we wouldn't have intervened. PB ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org phili

[Wikimedia-l] Internet Defense League RFC

2012-06-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Internet Defense League RFC

2012-06-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Uhm, {{sofixit}}? ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM, Mike Dupont jamesmikedup...@googlemail.com wrote: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OFFICE actions and WMF image tagging

2012-07-03 Thread Philippe Beaudette
hope we never have to use that again. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] OFFICE actions and WMF image tagging

2012-07-03 Thread Philippe Beaudette
No, that was clumsy wording. I did not mean that it could have been used in THIS instance; I meant that in future instances, I can see circumstances where it could be used. ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Request for comment on global bans policy

2012-07-06 Thread Philippe Beaudette
staff shouldn't weigh in on this? Or are you surprised at the number? or what? Thanks, pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org phili...@wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Subject: IRC office hours to discuss FDC eligibility criteria and next steps

2012-07-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Reminder that this meeting begins in 15 minutes. ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org -- Forwarded message -- From: Garfield Byrd gb...@wikimedia.org Date: Fri, Jul 20, 2012

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] 2012-13 Annual Plan of the Wikimedia Foundation

2012-07-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
(who had no active role in the design of this year's plan, but did in the design of the strategy) ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] conversations between WMF and non-English projects

2012-07-30 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Mon, Jul 30, 2012 at 8:40 AM, Deryck Chan deryckc...@wikimedia.hkwrote: Hire someone from the local Wikipedia community to do it. Easily said, but... which local community? All 280ish of them? Wait, that's just languages we're up to nearly 700 sites now, aren't we? :) pb

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fund-raising goal questions

2012-08-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Ahem: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/2012-13_Fundraising_Agreement_%28Master%29 ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 8:44 PM, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com wrote

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Travel Project - Next Steps

2012-09-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
site), owned and have a history. If the community prefers not to use that name, the Foundation is perfectly happy to run an alternative naming process. Please weigh in at http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Travel_Guide/Naming_straw_poll. Your voice is needed. pb ___ Philippe

[Wikimedia-l] Naming for the Travel Guide project

2012-09-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
. Thanks, pb [1] - https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Travel_Guide/Naming_straw_poll/en ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Naming for the Travel Guide project

2012-09-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Hi Lodewijk, Currently the process is that the suggested name must be owned by the WMF or a volunteer who is willing to transfer it free of charge. Any exceptions would have to be worked out with Kelly and Erik. Thanks, pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy

[Wikimedia-l] Travel Guide Naming poll open

2012-10-02 Thread Philippe Beaudette
://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Travel_Guide/Naming_Process. Thanks, pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Please can someone put 50p in the meter

2012-10-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
They're up for me... ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Fri, Oct 12, 2012 at 8:44 AM, WereSpielChequers werespielchequ...@gmail.com wrote: Does anyone know why Wikipedia and Commons have

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Please can someone put 50p in the meter

2012-10-13 Thread Philippe Beaudette
creation restrictions? If so, you know there are ways around that, right? Email me offlist, so as not to clutter the list, and I'll give you a pointer. If you mean something different, disregard :) pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikitech-l] [Tech/Product] Engineering/Product org structure

2012-11-07 Thread Philippe Beaudette
a massive help to me - it's nice to know that features aren't abandoned when deployed, and that - for the time they're out there - we still support them. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraiser launch update

2012-11-26 Thread Philippe Beaudette
to talk about the date as though there's a magic total board, there's not. It's mostly good guesswork by Zack, his team, and the payment processing chapters in approximating when it happens. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fundraiser causing confusion

2012-11-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Not trying to be snarky, but like what? We run a fundraiser. It happens every year. I'm pretty sure we have an OTRS template about it. :) pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Request for consultation on proposed guidelines relating to potential conflicts of interest in requesting Wikimedia resources

2012-12-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Yes. From the linked page:We encourage international participation, and, if more time is needed to allow for translations or comments, we want to take that into consideration. So please, yes! PB — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On Dec 21

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF HR and leadership questions

2012-12-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
It would. And Fellows, etc. ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 11:31 PM, Matthew Roth mr...@wikimedia.org wrote: On Thu, Dec 27, 2012 at 9:53 PM, Tim Starling

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikivoyage launch: why no blog post or press release?

2013-01-15 Thread Philippe Beaudette
This is what happens when you people get an empire, isn't it? :-) — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On Jan 15, 2013, at 1:20 PM, Richard Symonds richard.symo...@wikimedia.org.uk wrote: There's GMT. That's not FAR off UTC. Maybe we can

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hours with Sue

2013-01-18 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Hi everyone, This has been delayed one week. So there will NOT be office hours tomorrow. Instead, they will be one week later. Thanks, PB — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On Jan 17, 2013, at 4:28 PM, Maggie Dennis mden...@wikimedia.org wrote

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: Watchlists are coming to mobile

2013-02-11 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Srsly. Cool. Really. ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Mon, Feb 11, 2013 at 2:52 PM, Jon Robson jdlrob...@gmail.com wrote: -- Forwarded message -- From: Jon Robson

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimania 2013 scholarship now accepting application

2013-02-18 Thread Philippe Beaudette
{{Support}} ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Mon, Feb 18, 2013 at 11:32 AM, Theo10011 de10...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 18, 2013 at 4:01 PM, Lodewijk lodew...@effeietsanders.org

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

2013-02-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
, that requires a new (and differently configured) list. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 12:41 PM, Jan-Bart de Vreede jdevre...@wikimedia.org wrote: yeah, I was going

Re: [Wikimedia-l] fiction: WMF policy of paying less than market

2013-03-07 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Can I ask that we not call people dumb and foolish? Argue the idea, not the person. (And in this case, I think Jan-Bart agrees with you, so I'm not sure where that came from). pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia (Foundation) endowment

2013-03-14 Thread Philippe Beaudette
See also: http://strategy.wikimedia.org/wiki/Endowment ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 4:12 AM, Andrew Gray andrew.g...@dunelm.org.ukwrote: On 14 March 2013

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia (Foundation) endowment

2013-03-14 Thread Philippe Beaudette
but because I don't have a considered opinion), that the response to that would drive the next set of actions. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Announcement: Jan Eissfeldt joins Wikimedia Foundation as Community Advocate

2013-04-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
to the Foundation, though he's been a part of the movement for years! pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: Jan Eissfeldt joins Wikimedia Foundation as Community Advocate

2013-04-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Yep. Meta. http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Legal_and_Community_Advocacy/LCA_Announcement — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On Apr 27, 2013, at 1:12 PM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: Philippe Beaudette, 25/04/2013 22:39

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Resignation announcement, and a parting remark to everyone

2013-04-30 Thread Philippe Beaudette
, and I'll say it: to Yaroslav and everyone else who slaves away to make Wikimania work... thank you. Thank you, thank you, thank you. pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Elections 2013

2013-05-11 Thread Philippe Beaudette
This is fixed, thank you. :-) pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Sat, May 11, 2013 at 1:08 AM, Takashi OTA supertakot+foundatio...@gmail.com wrote: I have been working

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

2013-05-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
of this okay? I'm spending hundreds of hours per month fighting to support the volunteer community here and your assignations to the contrary are insulting. PB — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On May 12, 2013, at 10:06 AM, MZMcBride z...@mzmcbride.com

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

2013-05-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. 415-839-6885, x 6643 phili...@wikimedia.org On Sun, May 12, 2013 at 5:46 PM, Russavia russavia.wikipe...@gmail.comwrote: On Mon, May 13, 2013 at 7:58 AM, Gayle Karen Young gyo...@wikimedia.org wrote

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

2013-05-13 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Previous account, Nemo. :) — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On May 13, 2013, at 3:01 AM, Federico Leva (Nemo) nemow...@gmail.com wrote: Philippe Beaudette, 13/05/2013 11:21: I actually was, Florence :-) Let's see... https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] UN subscribe me from Wikimedia---IMMEDIATELY

2013-06-16 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Sun, Jun 16, 2013 at 12:46 PM, Tomasz W. Kozlowski tom...@twkozlowski.net wrote: For future reference: I initiated the un-subscription process for Mary contacted her off–list, so this will hopefully be resolved soon. Just to confirm - I unsubscribed her. :) ___ Philippe

[Wikimedia-l] Announcing four new Community Liaisons (Product)

2013-06-19 Thread Philippe Beaudette
, each with an initial term of roughly 90 days. Below, I've pasted below a brief summary of each of the four so that you can get to know them. I know you'll join me in wishing them the best with their new work! pb ___ Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Fwd: New Privacy Policy - Call for Community Input

2013-06-19 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Forwarding an important message from WMF legal counsel Michelle Paulson. ___ -- Forwarded message -- From: Michelle Paulson mpaul...@wikimedia.org Date: Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 12:50 PM Subject: [Wikimedia-l] New Privacy Policy - Call for Community Input To:

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Election results

2013-06-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
, WMF staff and the Election Committee, are encouraged to participate in thepost mortem discussion of the election process (at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_elections_2013/Post_mortem). The Election Committee extends its thanks to Sam Reed, Philippe Beaudette, and James

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF unclaimed Google Docs

2013-07-13 Thread Philippe Beaudette
I can only speak for myself, and I don't know what the standard policy is, but I have an archive of the google docs of everyone who worked for me, prior to their departures. I don't know if Office IT does that routinely or not. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Use of YouTube videos in fundraising banners

2013-07-16 Thread Philippe Beaudette
there - I may be misremembering, but I believe all the videos were also hosted on commons as well, so that one could search and watch them there instead. Victor could confirm that, though. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T : 1-415-839

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

2013-10-26 Thread Philippe Beaudette
queries like yours, they aren't accidentally muddying the waters further. More soon. pb — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On Oct 25, 2013, at 9:19 PM, George Herbert george.herb...@gmail.com wrote: Again I ask: Can the WMF either publicly

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Copyright infringement - The real elephant in the room

2013-11-13 Thread Philippe Beaudette
at this a couple of years back - it's just not simple, and there are complex challenges. *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Some sad news

2013-11-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Corrected link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Jackson_Peebles *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Wed, Nov 20, 2013 at 9:24 AM, Jake

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Dells are backdored

2013-12-29 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Sun, Dec 29, 2013 at 2:25 PM, Emilio J. Rodríguez-Posada emi...@gmail.com wrote: Naw, it's a great idea. Let's switch to building our own ARM-based servers (by the way, which have already been a flop commercially), using only unproven, low-volume available motherboards and having to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Copyright URAA trolls on Wikimedia Commons

2013-12-29 Thread Philippe Beaudette
/Use_of_Foreign_Works_Restored_under_the_URAA_on_Commons --- like that? pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thanking anonymous users

2014-01-13 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Jan 13, 2014, at 4:18 PM, Oliver Keyes oke...@wikimedia.org wrote: we're getting almost 3,000 thanks actions a day, every day It would be interesting to know if that impacted the number of barnstars — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thanking anonymous users

2014-01-14 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Barnstars mostly use a set of templates, right? (At least, the 80% case). We could ballpark it fairly effectively by checking for that set, no? pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thanking anonymous users

2014-01-14 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Tue, Jan 14, 2014 at 11:32 AM, Marc A. Pelletier m...@uberbox.orgwrote: Add to this the complexity that several barnstars are subst:ed rather than transcluded -- but not all -- and you end up with a completely intractable problem. Bah humbug. *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director

Re: [Wikimedia-l] RfC: Should we support MP4 Video on our sites?

2014-01-15 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Clarification: while LCA would love to accept the compliment (and indeed, both the l and the ca sides are providing support for this process), it is Fabrice's initiative, not one of ours. pb Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy On Jan 15, 2014, at 8:05 PM, Liam Wyatt liamwy

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Link to Wikimedia Shop now included in the English Wikipedia sidebar

2014-02-27 Thread Philippe Beaudette
I'm confused. That link has been there, like, forever, hasn't it? Or for quite a long time? Or am I misremembering that? pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Statement for the police about the fundraising?

2014-03-01 Thread Philippe Beaudette
that the writer of the article contacted the authorities before we filed the document. We are taking steps to correct this inaccurate report. Best, pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] draft revised volunteer community survey

2014-03-17 Thread Philippe Beaudette
. Their job is not to advocate for reduction in public school class sizes or more steeply progressive taxation. Indeed, these things are not the job of anyone at the Foundation, and never should be. I'm kind of bemused as to why these are even being brought up. That. :) pb *Philippe

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Our next strategy plan-Paid editing

2014-03-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
into editors but I haven't yet seen anything that measures article quality very well. I'd very much like to see that change. I had actually hoped, as we finished up that strategy, that there would be such a tool by this point. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Our next strategy plan-Paid editing

2014-03-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
I wouldn't know, Pete. But as I recall, it was a manual process, wasn't it? And therefore quite difficult to scale and/or adapt for some usages? *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Our next strategy plan-Paid editing

2014-03-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Handy link for background: https://strategy.wikimedia.org/wiki/Quality (quite old and outdated now, but still good). *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal: Transparency for Wikimedia paid volunteers

2014-04-04 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Perhaps I'm just being obtuse, but I'm a little unclear on the definition of a paid volunteer. Could you possibly try rephrasing it so that I'm more clear? pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili

Re: [Wikimedia-l] I'm back

2014-04-17 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Hasn't been the same without you. Welcome. *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 2:09 PM, JP Béland lebo.bel

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Affiliation in username

2014-04-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Amir, this is the first time that one's been brought up. I'll chat with OIT about potentially changing moving forward. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement regarding Host for Wikimania 2015

2014-04-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
, and the rest of the WMF team working on this will consider and keep in mind. :-) pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] general strategic goals

2014-05-10 Thread Philippe Beaudette
is grossly misleading through the absence of context. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Slide deck about Wikimedia?

2014-05-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
What's the intended use? I may have one that will work. Write me offlist with details. :) pb — Philippe Beaudette Director, Community Advocacy Wikimedia Foundation, Inc On May 25, 2014, at 1:31 PM, Yves Z zyzz...@outlook.com wrote: Hello, Where can I find recent presentations

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

2014-05-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
#Legal_and_Community_Advocacy *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 10:15 AM, Nathan nawr...@gmail.com wrote: Welcome

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

2014-05-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Right, we did that last year. It occurred to me after I sent that that it wasn't up to date on that section, but you're quite correct. That work has now transitioned to the CE team :) pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Child Protection and Harassment Policy

2014-05-28 Thread Philippe Beaudette
*Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewikihttps://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 8:28 PM, Chad Horohoe choro...@wikimedia.orgwrote: On Wed, May 28, 2014 at 7:08 PM

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect user right, Comming to a wiki near you

2014-08-11 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Aug 11, 2014, at 7:13 PM, Todd Allen toddmal...@gmail.com wrote: like suppression, it should be used only by stewards and community approved functionaries. I'm confused. Are you suggesting that suppression is not used by staff? Super protection can be used by staff, and was.

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Superprotect user right, Comming to a wiki near you

2014-08-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
All, I just want to call your attention to Lila's statement at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User_talk:LilaTretikov#On_a_Scale_of_Billions . pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Next steps regarding WMF-community disputes about deployments

2014-09-01 Thread Philippe Beaudette
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Conference 2015

2014-09-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Thu, Sep 11, 2014 at 10:52 PM, Lodewijk lodew...@effeietsanders.org wrote: I suggest we use 'the Oompa Loompa discussion meeting' and be done with it. Ah, but what COLOR are the oompa loompas? *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimediauk-l] Using list moderation as censorship

2014-11-24 Thread Philippe Beaudette
It should. As I recall, the idea came from their work. :-) (Don't quote me, but pretty sure I'm right.) *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com/Philippewiki

[Wikimedia-l] Office Hours with Lila re: NSA suit - 23 March 2015 18:00 UTC / 11:00 PDT

2015-03-19 Thread Philippe Beaudette
. Also, tomorrow (Friday, March 20), Jimmy, Lila, and ACLU attorney Jameel Jaffer will be doing a Reddit AMA at 4:00 PM UTC to answer questions about this topic. Anyone who would like to join can do so via this link: https://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA. Thank you, Philippe *Philippe Beaudette

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Open Well-Tempered Clavier

2015-03-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Likewise, I adore this project. I'm so delighted to see this, and love that it happened just before 3/21, 330 years after the birth of JS Bach. Thank you, Amir, for sharing this. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643

[Wikimedia-l] Reminder: Office hours on strategy

2015-03-25 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Just a reminder that we're going to hold an office hours on the Wikimedia Foundation strategy development process in about 15 minutes. Usual place and stuff... #wikimedia-office on freenode. :-) More info on meta at [[IRC Office hours]] Thanks, pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community

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

2015-04-22 Thread Philippe Beaudette
On Wed, Apr 22, 2015 at 9:44 AM, Erik Moeller e...@wikimedia.org wrote: Eloquence~metawiki Geekpoints, +2 *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2015 Strategy/Community consultation

2015-04-29 Thread Philippe Beaudette
That would be Kim Gilbey, who has been guiding us through the consultation and the development of the strategic priorities. We had a meeting about it this morning, in fact. Further information is coming soon, I hope. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] GLAM Mailing lists

2015-06-08 Thread Philippe Beaudette
The canonical home for the list of lists is https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo. While it is possible to have a list hidden from there, it would be pretty unusual for a GLAM list, I think. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Banner for voting board not displayed in Italian Wikipedia

2015-05-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Hi there - Just acknowledging that we've seen this and are checking it. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Thu, May 21, 2015 at 4:49

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Banner for voting board not displayed in Italian Wikipedia

2015-05-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
OK, I think the banner is back on for it now. Not sure exactly WHY it happened, but it's fixed. *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Thu

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Banner for voting board not displayed in Italian Wikipedia

2015-05-21 Thread Philippe Beaudette
I'm getting it on Spanish. *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Thu, May 21, 2015 at 8:46 AM, Santi Navarro santiagonava

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Board of Trustees Chair and Vice Chair positions

2015-07-16 Thread Philippe Beaudette
Wonderful officer choices; welcome to the new Board, thanks to the departings. pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org | : @Philippewiki https://twitter.com/Philippewiki On Thu, Jul 16, 2015

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation quarterly reviews for April-June 2015

2015-07-20 Thread Philippe Beaudette
honestly not sure of this - while it was developed on my team, I honestly didn't have day to day involvement with it, so I need to refresh my memory. :-) pb *Philippe Beaudette * \\ Director, Community Advocacy \\ Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. T: 1-415-839-6885 x6643 | phili...@wikimedia.org

[Wikimedia-l] Announcement

2015-08-31 Thread Philippe Beaudette
ay be slow to answer questions. If I owe you something, please remind me so that we can get it properly assigned out. You can all reach out to me at any time... phili...@beaudette.me and any time I see you will be a celebration. With my deepest affection, Philippe *Philippe Beaudette * \\

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

2016-01-02 Thread Philippe Beaudette
lf - that this may be a misunderstanding. >> >> In my nearly seven years at the WMF I never once saw corruption of the >> sort you suggest. Not once. And I think it's safe to say I was well >> connected. >> >> -- >> Philippe Beaudette >> philippe.

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

2016-01-02 Thread Philippe Beaudette
again, i disagree with little (if any) of what you say that. I don’t agree with the characterization, prior to any sort of investigation, that something was absolutely wrong. We don’t KNOW what’s gone on, is my point. So let’s not speculate until and unless an investigation is completed - and

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

2016-01-02 Thread Philippe Beaudette
nterests of the Wikimedia movement. > > Best, > KG > > On Sat, Jan 2, 2016 at 9:43 PM, Philippe Beaudette <phili...@beaudette.me> > wrote: > >> Kevin, >> >> I disagree with nothing you’ve said here. What I disagreed with was the >> characterizat

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thank you, Jan-Bart and Stu

2016-01-06 Thread Philippe Beaudette
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] Strategic plan

2016-01-06 Thread Philippe Beaudette
f as "outsourced" in the common usage of the word, nor do I believe that Lila thinks that. I think she was mostly operating on the fly and grabbed the wrong word. But I've been wrong before. :-) pb​ Philippe Beaudette phili...@beaudette.me ___

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Strategic planning

2016-01-12 Thread Philippe Beaudette
as his idea; I just had charge of execution, but I'm so very glad that it is an idea that you liked. Working with Eugene was an honor and a privilege, and I learned a tremendous amount about coordination of a massive process from him. ​ -- Philippe Beaudette phil

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How To Recover From Having Made A Mistake [a reminder]

2016-01-11 Thread Philippe Beaudette
on at McMurdo Station was a resounding success! > > -- Marc Plus I know of at least one donation made from Antarctica, that year i ran the fundraiser... If that isn't enough to justify chapter creation ​ ​ -- Philippe Beaudette phili...@beaudette.me 415-691-8822

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Offlist Re: In Support of Community

2016-01-16 Thread Philippe Beaudette
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