Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia events: staging area?

2012-04-19 Thread Sage Ross
On Thu, Apr 19, 2012 at 8:19 AM, Lodewijk wrote: Hi all, With all the Wikimedia events it is a problem that keeps coming back: whether participants do or do not want to be photographed. Often we get to a very crude binary result: either everything is allowed, or

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Copyright on Xrays

2012-08-20 Thread Sage Ross
On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 3:17 PM, geni wrote: On 20 August 2012 12:52, David Gerard wrote: On 20 August 2012 12:50, Anthony wrote: On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 7:47 AM, David Gerard wrote: I'm sure that collectively we can

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Copyright on Xrays

2012-08-20 Thread Sage Ross
On Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 4:04 PM, Nathan wrote: It's relevant for Wikipedia, at least. I don't think the projects take a view on whether someone is risking their job or following institutional policies. Right. But it's worth mentioning... especially if the projects did take

Re: [Wikimedia-l] And you thought the Amazon Wikipedia books were bad

2012-12-13 Thread Sage Ross
On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 1:54 PM, Mathias Schindler wrote: On Thu, Dec 13, 2012 at 7:25 PM, David Gerard wrote:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Editor retention (was Re: Big data benefits and limitations (relevance: WMF editor engagement, fundraising, and HR practices))

2013-01-04 Thread Sage Ross
On Fri, Jan 4, 2013 at 1:06 PM, Peter Coombe wrote: See which is a project very much along these lines. I'm not sure what the current status of that is, but it definitely seems like a good approach for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 15% off merchandise today at the Wikimedia Shop

2013-01-14 Thread Sage Ross
On Mon, Jan 14, 2013 at 2:55 PM, Risker wrote: On 14 January 2013 14:02, WereSpielChequers werespielchequ...@gmail.comwrote: snip But if you really want me to get excited about the shop, try stocking flip flops with modified soles. I'm sure I'm not the only person

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Office hours

2013-01-26 Thread Sage Ross
On Sat, Jan 26, 2013 at 8:36 AM, Rui Correia wrote: Thanks for explaining, but it still leaves puzzled to call a meeting office hours, when something less arcane would do - like IRC-Chat, Wiki-Chat, Wiki-Miti, Wiki-gether Rendez-VouWiki, etc etc . I just took a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Voice Intro Project

2013-02-08 Thread Sage Ross
On Fri, Feb 8, 2013 at 10:06 AM, Sarah Stierch wrote: Yeah, it'd be cool to have a tool that allows the subject to record and then make their file an ogg, or record it to ogg in a super fast way. it's a small, but time consuming thing to record yourself, upload it (or

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

2014-03-26 Thread Sage Ross
On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 7:41 PM, Philippe Beaudette wrote: 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? On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 4:35 PM, Pete Forsyth

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Sponsorship/donations to other organizations

2014-04-15 Thread Sage Ross
TL;DR: Yes, I think we should be pro-actively putting significant financial resources into the open source ecosystems we rely on. Thanks Erik! This is a great discussion to have. As I see it, we have a whole lot of potential fundraising revenue that we leave unraised, simply because WMF doesn't

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Revamped Wikipedia app for Android now live!

2014-06-25 Thread Sage Ross
For those without Google Play access or who otherwise prefer sideloading, here's the APK you can install directly: -Sage On Wed, Jun 25, 2014 at 2:28 PM, Dan Garry wrote: Hi everyone, If you

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Revamped Wikipedia app for Android now live!

2014-06-25 Thread Sage Ross
On Jun 25, 2014 9:12 PM, Andy Mabbett wrote: I've just made my first edit. Unless I missed something, there was no way to enter an edit summary. You can enter an edit summary. Either choose one of the predefined options for how you improved the page, or pick other to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Chapters and GLAM tooling

2014-11-11 Thread Sage Ross
On Tue, Nov 11, 2014 at 1:03 AM, Ilario Valdelli wrote: When I start from this page: and I click the

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

2015-03-22 Thread Sage Ross
On Sat, Mar 21, 2015 at 10:23 AM, Quim Gil wrote: Crowdfunding is on the rise, and tags in this field are important because once you fund a project about #tag you get recommendations for more #tag projects. Maybe we could partner with Creative Commons and friends to request

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

2015-02-24 Thread Sage Ross
On Tue, Feb 24, 2015 at 10:43 AM, Austin Hair wrote: With more and more Wikimedians engaging in crowdfunding, I suppose we can talk about whether the mailing list for Wikimedia movement organization is the place to advertise in this way. For my part, I don't think a simple

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Introducing Victoria Coleman, WMF Chief Technology Officer

2016-11-02 Thread Sage Ross
In case the link didn't work for anyone else: -Sage On Wed, Nov 2, 2016 at 11:22 AM, Katherine Maher wrote: > Hi everyone, > > I’m excited today to introduce the Wikimedia Foundation's new

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard

2019-04-09 Thread Sage Ross
On Tue, Apr 9, 2019 at 10:28 AM Galder Gonzalez Larrañaga <> wrote: > I'm interested in the IP limit issue.. could you explain how it works, > please? > > Thanks > > Galder > If you are one of the facilitators for a program or course on Programs & Events Dashboard, there

[Wikimedia-l] Update on Programs & Events Dashboard

2019-04-09 Thread Sage Ross
or by opening an issue on GitHub [9]. Our team is small, so we rely heavily on the feedback we get from Programs & Events Dashboard users to identify problems and make improvements. -Sage Ross Wiki Education [1]

[Wikimedia-l] Programs & Events Dashboard 2021 user survey

2021-07-30 Thread Sage Ross
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[Wikimedia-l] Re: Three Month Update & Wikimedia Foundation Draft Annual Plan

2022-04-14 Thread Sage Ross
ht leader. I > hope to share more soon. > I note that the CTO job listing on has been taken down... eagerly waiting to learn more, because I agree that this is an extremely important role for the movement right now. Sage Ross User:Ragesoss /

[Wikimedia-l] Re: Open proxies and IP blocking

2022-04-20 Thread Sage Ross
On Wed, Apr 20, 2022 at 11:21 AM Florence Devouard wrote: > > Short version : We need to find solutions to avoid so many africans being > globally IP blocked due to our No Open Proxies policy. > > This matches up with my