Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-29 Thread Dan Garry
On 29 March 2016 at 13:36, Dan Garry wrote: > > Yes, if users are interested. This is an incredibly early idea that is not > fully fleshed out; we don't know how we would achieve something like this > right now. A naïve example of how we could do something like this is by >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-29 Thread Dan Garry
On 28 March 2016 at 17:48, Andreas Kolbe wrote: > > I understand you are currently only working on internal search, > representing stage 1 of this project. But does the long-term vision of the > subsequent stages still include things like – > > 1. incorporation of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-28 Thread Andreas Kolbe
Dan, I understand you are currently only working on internal search, representing stage 1 of this project. But does the long-term vision of the subsequent stages still include things like – 1. incorporation of non-Wikimedia sources in search results, 2. an open source knowledge engine like IBM's

Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-28 Thread Dan Garry
A few of us from Discovery (myself, Tomasz Finc, Erik Bernhardson, and some others too) had the opportunity to meet Sylvain recently when he was in San Francisco. We chatted about touch points between Discovery and Common Search. One important thing I personally learnt from chatting to Sylvain is

Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-19 Thread Erik Moeller
2016-03-18 21:44 GMT-07:00 SarahSV : > On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 5:17 PM, carl hansen > wrote: > >> https://about.commonsearch.org/ >> >> "We are building a nonprofit search engine for the Web" >> >> Sounds alot like Knowledge Engine, if there were

Re: [Wikimedia-l] any open search engine for web project starting

2016-03-18 Thread SarahSV
On Fri, Mar 18, 2016 at 5:17 PM, carl hansen wrote: > https://about.commonsearch.org/ > > "We are building a nonprofit search engine for the Web" > > Sounds alot like Knowledge Engine, if there were such a thing. > Any overlap with wikimedia projects? > ​Thanks for the