[Wikimediaindia-l] 1st Wiki Academy, Jaya Engineering College, Bangalore

2011-12-11 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Dear All, Wikimedia India chapter has organized a Wiki Academy in Jaya Engineering College in Chennai on 11 December 2011. The detailed summary below: Introduction The first Wiki Academy in Jaya Engineering college was organized by the Wikimedia chapter and co-hosted by Jaya FOSS Club, a

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] A gentle reminder for 40th Bangalore Wikipedia Meetup

2011-12-11 Thread Yuvi Panda
I live literally next door, will drop in :) -- Yuvi Panda T http://yuvi.in/blog ___ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindia-l@lists.wikimedia.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Announcing - WikiProject Offline Wikipedia for Indian Schools

2011-12-11 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, When you find that there are issues with the software needed to show content on the devices in schools, please ensure awareness and involvement as soon as possible. As I understand it the Kiwix software is doing a good job. I understand it can also display the CD with books as created for the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Sharing insights and experiences from Indian language wiki communities - Kannada

2011-12-11 Thread ansuman
+1 to ViswaPrabha comment. Still I think It depends on the user. On Sun, Dec 11, 2011 at 7:49 AM, Subhashish Panigrahi psubhash...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks Shiju for the mail. I am trying to connect my Engineering College for organizing a Kannada Wiki Academy, but a Kannada Wikimedian should

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Sharing insights and experiences from Indian language wiki communities - Kannada

2011-12-11 Thread Srikanth Lakshmanan
On Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 04:18, Jessie Wild jw...@wikimedia.org wrote: I just got off the phone with a wonderful woman who works for EDC India who was asking me how she could participate in Kannada Wikipedia editing. Obviously I can just direct her to the homepage of kn-wiki, but is there

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Sharing insights and experiences from Indian language wiki communities - Kannada

2011-12-11 Thread Srikanth Ramakrishnan
Agree with Logic. Each community differs in every way. Needs, usage, exposure and more. Each community, while running on a common backend, must have a different frontend. Tamil is doing its best from what I've seen to be different and get new editors. Hindi, sadly is scaring them away. Kannada

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] 1st Wiki Academy, Jaya Engineering College, Bangalore

2011-12-11 Thread Naveen Francis
Thanks Subha, Hisham and Nikita for helping in Wiki Academy @ Jaya Engineering College. Thanks Ansuman for attendees list. Thanks, naveenpf On Sun, Dec 11, 2011 at 8:50 PM, Naveen Francis navee...@wikimedia.inwrote: Thanks Subha, Hisham and Nikita for helping in Wiki Academy @ Jaya

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] 1st Wiki Academy, Jaya Engineering College, Bangalore

2011-12-11 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Thanks Naveen and Arjuna for your support. Best Subha On 11 December 2011 20:52, Naveen Francis navee...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks Subha, Hisham and Nikita for helping in Wiki Academy @ Jaya Engineering College. Thanks Ansuman for attendees list. Thanks, naveenpf On Sun, Dec 11, 2011

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Chapter-Foundation: Co-Ordination Calls / Meeting - Updates Minutes

2011-12-11 Thread Hisham
Responding to both Srikanth R Arjun's responses. hisham On Dec 11, 2011, at 11:07 AM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan wrote: Thank you for your explanation for the explanation Arjuna, but I still have a question. What feedback are you looking for? On 11/12/2011, Arjuna Rao Chavala

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] India Programs Consultants on WMF Staff page

2011-12-11 Thread Hisham
Hey Srikanth L Anivar On Dec 10, 2011, at 7:17 AM, Anivar Aravind wrote: On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 11:19 PM, Srikanth Lakshmanan srik@gmail.com wrote: Hello, I dont see India Programs Staff being mentioned in this page[1]. Is there a specific reason to it? IIRC number of employees /

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] India Programs Consultants on WMF Staff page

2011-12-11 Thread sankarshan
On Sat, Dec 10, 2011 at 7:17 AM, Anivar Aravind anivar.arav...@gmail.com wrote: AFAIK, They are Contractors, and not staff as such , due to the absense of legal structure for WMF in India And I believe they will become  the staff of India Programme Trust , once it is on wheels (And since India

[Wikimediaindia-l] Mailing list for Gujarati wikipedia is created

2011-12-11 Thread Shiju Alex
Dear All, A mailing list is created to facilitate the discussions about Gujarati wiki projects. The URL is https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikipedia-gu Kindly subscribe if you are interested in Gujarati wiki projects. Shiju Alex ___