Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Philosophical view on Google translated articles

2010-04-20 Thread Ramesh N G
I have tried the google translator to translate some en article into Malayalam. around 5, 6. The difficulty which I felt was the word to word translation. We have a difference in style. Though we translate content of lot en wiki articles to ML, we dont do it as a word by word. we need to change

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Malayalam WIkipedia /Wikimedia Academy - Palakkad , Kerala - 24 July 2010

2010-07-20 Thread Ramesh N G
This is the first Malayalam Wiki Academy in Kerala and 3rd in the total. the first two was conducted in Bangalore. Being conducted in Kerala after the initiative of the offline CD and the meetup held in Kochi in

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wiki meetup 19 at Bangalore - 2010 September 24

2010-09-22 Thread Ramesh N G
Yeah.. thats a hot talk now.. its contradictory that our date also falls to Sep, 24 http://www.zeenews.com/news653748.html On Wed, Sep 22, 2010 at 8:28 PM, Ravishankar ravidre...@gmail.com wrote: On the occasion of Babri-masjid case judgment, how advisable is it to travel Bangalore for the

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] mobile editing reading of Wikipedia

2010-10-26 Thread Ramesh N G
Data charges definitely is coming down and will be coming down more with the 3G war in India. The support for other languages and unicode should be improved in the mobiles. I have tried ml wikipedia in the Nokia E series with MiniOpera browser. It was really a bad experience for me. The fonts

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] mobile editing reading of Wikipedia

2010-10-26 Thread Ramesh N G
the final steps are pending. - Sundar That language is an instrument of human reason, and not merely a medium for the expression of thought, is a truth generally admitted. - George Boole, quoted in Iverson's Turing Award Lecture *From:* Ramesh N G rames...@gmail.com *To:* wikimediaindia-l

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] List of Indian language wiki projects

2010-11-17 Thread Ramesh N G
This is a nice initiative. There is a lot of community which the mailing list is unknown. Hope the respective community members can update this. Ramesh On Wed, Nov 17, 2010 at 4:45 PM, Shiju Alex shijualexonl...@gmail.comwrote: I have created the page that lists all the Indian language wiki

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Survey regarding Indic wikis

2011-02-02 Thread Ramesh N G
Mayur, This is really great work! This should be an Inspiration to improve on the weak areas of each wikipedia. regards Ramesh NG On Wed, Feb 2, 2011 at 3:58 PM, mayur mayur...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, I am mayur a hindi wikipedian.I have prepared a survey to determine overall

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Uploading to Commons

2011-05-04 Thread Ramesh N G
This is really a useful tool. Except adding the category while uploading. There should be a auto complete with possible completions for category. User:Rameshng On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 1:38 AM, Gerard Meijssen gerard.meijs...@gmail.comwrote: Hoi, One really nice development is the continued

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikiml-l] [Foundation-l] Announcement: Selected Books from Malayalam Wikisource on CD released

2011-06-12 Thread Ramesh N G
Was there any Wikisource CD offline released in any other language before? If anyone has information, please share. regards User:Rameshng On Sun, Jun 12, 2011 at 10:34 PM, Luiz Augusto lugu...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations! Specially because it is a non-Wikipedia CD project released

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Wikimedia-in-mum] [Wikimedia-IN-PUN] Wiki India Conference

2011-06-16 Thread Ramesh N G
Why dont we make a DVD in the INdia related article from the [[:en:Wikipedia:WikiProject India]] regards On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 2:30 PM, Naveen Francis navee...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Shiju, My personal opinion is even if we fail to release a CD/DVD; i think should try make one. It will help

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Updating the logo of Indian Language Wikipedias

2011-07-07 Thread Ramesh N G
Good go ..hindi wikipedians. The Main Page looks nice. On Thu, Jul 7, 2011 at 11:13 PM, Shiju Alex shijualexonl...@gmail.comwrote: Logo of Hindi wikipedia (http://hi.wikipedia.org) is also updated. Shiju Alex On Sat, Feb 26, 2011 at 9:25 AM, Shiju Alex shijualexonl...@gmail.comwrote:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] WikiConference India 2011 - Scholarships

2011-07-23 Thread Ramesh N G
hi What is the expected number of Scholarships? regards User:Rameshng On Sat, Jul 23, 2011 at 4:34 PM, Vickram Crishna vvcris...@radiophony.comwrote: Yes - but please let us not use this list for such private queries. We have a number of submissions, and the form seems to be working fine. If

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] WikiConference India 2011 - Scholarships

2011-07-23 Thread Ramesh N G
Thanks.. On Sat, Jul 23, 2011 at 4:50 PM, wheredevelsd...@hotmail.com wrote: Ramesh, We do expect a significant amount of applications though the actual number of scholarships in limited. I cannot give a number at present as it the final number depends on mathematical calculations. The

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] WCI 2011 - Wikioutreach- India Loves Wikipedia

2011-08-17 Thread Ramesh N G
hi Naveen Have we set a timeline for the event? Or is it that 100 days of WCI outreach event? User:Rameshng On Thu, Aug 18, 2011 at 7:21 AM, Naveen Francis navee...@gmail.com wrote: India Loves Wikipedia 100 days of photos collecting online event. *794 *photos are in Commons in 7 days

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WikiHI-l] Hindi Wiki crossed 1 lakh Article milestone

2011-08-30 Thread Ramesh N G
This is great news.. Happy to see the growth and first wikipedia to cross 1 lakh mark in Indic languages On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 10:50 PM, mayur mayur...@gmail.com wrote: Dear all, With about 50,000 registered user, 250 active users , 14 million edits and a depth of 34

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] or.wiktionary.org

2011-09-27 Thread Ramesh N G
Good to see that. Odia Community is on the growth and I think they can do much better here. All my wishes to the community and language for the growth. User:Rameshng On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 6:26 AM, Gerard Meijssen gerard.meijs...@gmail.comwrote: Hoi, I am really pleased to inform you that

[Wikimediaindia-l] Upload the presentations

2011-11-22 Thread Ramesh N G
hi All those who presented during WCI 2011, please upload their presentations to the below category in commons, Category:WikiConference India 2011 Presentations http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:WikiConference_India_2011_Presentations ___

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Tamil Wiki Media Contest

2011-11-23 Thread Ramesh N G
The recent addition on the upload progress is really awesome. Not deviating the thread, I am happy to participate in this contest. Do we have some categories, template in commons to identify the medias which are getting added to the contest? User:Rameshng On Thu, Nov 24, 2011 at 10:22 AM,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Sharing insights and experiences from Indian language wiki communities - Odia (Oriya)

2011-11-29 Thread Ramesh N G
Odia wikipedia is one of the shining example of how really active wikipedians can make the the growth of wikipedia. The outreach programs which they have conducted has shown the results in the last 15 months. User:Rameshng On Tue, Nov 29, 2011 at 11:54 AM, Shiju Alex sh...@wikimedia.org wrote:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] A new mailing list for Wikipedians working on India related content on English Wikipedia related projects.

2011-12-03 Thread Ramesh N G
Thanks.. At least now those discussions (talk) related to articles even will not come to india mailing list, which is supposed to be in the talk page of the article. User:Rameshng On Sat, Dec 3, 2011 at 2:58 PM, Ashwin Baindur ashwin.bain...@gmail.comwrote: Dear friends, A new list has

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Wikipedia 11 celebrations

2012-01-12 Thread Ramesh N G
money could be more productively useful to the whole community other than for purchase and cutting cakes, +1, Can we formulate a policy for providing and recieving grants that can be made on and followed in a public or chapter's public wiki? This is a good suggestion.. User:Rameshng On Thu,

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimedia India Chapter : December 2011 Report

2012-01-16 Thread Ramesh N G
Wonderful report. Thanks for sharing Naveen On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 10:39 AM, Naveen Francis navee...@wikimedia.inwrote: Dear all, Greetings from Wikimedia India !!! We are delighted to present the last monthly Wikimedia India report of the year 2011, almost a year after the chapter

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Wikimania 2012 - scholarship applications, Deadline : 16 Feb 2012

2012-01-25 Thread Ramesh N G
Will chapters members get any sort of discount in the registration fee? On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 5:19 PM, CherianTinu Abraham tinucher...@gmail.comwrote: Hi all, Wikimania is the annual international conference of Wikimedians , jointly hosted by the local team ( usually local chapter)

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] New Wikimedia India Portals

2012-02-03 Thread Ramesh N G
Awesome!! This is really a good work. It looks like the wikimedia India chapter is changing into the top gear now. Applause for all those who worked behind this. Lets work together for much more rich contents. User:Rameshng On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 8:18 AM, Naveen Francis

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Wikimeetup Delhi-6

2012-02-03 Thread Ramesh N G
ideally Delhi-6 should be somewhere in chandni chowk. :) CHeers guys.. and best wishes. On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 1:38 AM, Noopur noopur.ra...@gmail.com wrote: Dear all, Announcing the Delhi Wiki meetup # 6 on February 12 at 3:00 p.m. at Hauz Khas. Here is the link to the Wiki:

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] Formation of Communications, PR Media Relations Team

2012-02-13 Thread Ramesh N G
Good job Tinu. good to see the energetic members of wiki are in the list. On Sat, Feb 11, 2012 at 11:31 AM, Tinu Cherian (Wikimedia India) tinucher...@wikimedia.in wrote: Hi all, We are pleased to announce the first batch of our team for Communications, PR Media Relations of

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Indic Languages on Wikipedia Android application

2012-02-23 Thread Ramesh N G
I set my android to to language ml. Only some of the icon in the apps turned Malayalam. But my News and Weather App turned completely ml. The photo editor and Video Maker app turned completely in Malayalam Language. Wikipedia app turned ml and default page set to ml page. I dont think i can

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Indic Languages on Wikipedia Android application

2012-02-27 Thread Ramesh N G
chillus, which is still better than nothing, but to actually make it work and show some Malayalam interface you have to use that app. I'll be very glad to hear more reports like this! 2012/2/23 Ramesh N G rames...@gmail.com: I set my android to to language ml. Only some of the icon

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Are you on this list but not comfortable editing Wikipedia and not sure who to ask? Want to learn?? SITTING AT HOME???

2012-03-01 Thread Ramesh N G
I think thats a good initiative. ... I would love to see something like this happen On Mar 1, 2012 8:59 PM, Nitika ntan...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hey Everyone, There are over 500 people on this mailing list - but I know quite a few folks who might not be too comfortable editing Wikipedia.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Experimenting with Virtual Outreach

2012-03-01 Thread Ramesh N G
Great idea.. Wat abt making it for all indic language? On Mar 1, 2012 8:58 PM, Nitika ntan...@wikimedia.org wrote: Hi Folks, I was thinking of experimenting conducting online outreach. I want to try out if we can do an effective outreach event using a google+ (video) hangout. Virtual

[Wikimediaindia-l] WikiSangamolsavam - Annual WikiConference of Malayalam Wikicommunity

2012-04-09 Thread Ramesh N G
In continuation to the earlier announcement, here are the latest updates on * WikiSangamolsavam - The Annual WikiConference of Malayalam Wikicommunity. * The conference is happening on April 28th and 29th at Kollamhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kollam, Kerala http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kerala. We

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Ads Injected into Wikipedia?

2012-05-07 Thread Ramesh N G
What if the malware specifically look for wikipedia browsing? From the user point of view it can easily fool us thinking that it is not appearing on any other sites but wikipedia. On May 7, 2012 1:21 PM, Debanjan Bandyopadhyay debast...@gmail.com wrote: Hmmm...that maybe true but what else can

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [WMIN-Members] An adieu to the Wikimedia India Movement

2012-07-24 Thread Ramesh N G
This is an unfortunate decision. But with the given facts that I am with you Tinu. As you said, it is a community movement and I dont think it is so easy to destroy a community movement. You cannot say Adieu to be my friend. I got one of the valuable friend in my life because of Wikipedia. I am

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Tamil Wikipedia crossess 50, 000 article mark

2012-12-21 Thread Ramesh N G
Wow... That's wonderful... Sent using Mobile On Dec 21, 2012 1:38 PM, Ravishankar ravidre...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, Tamil Wikipedia crossed 50,000 article milestone on December 18th, 2012. The first 1000 articles took 1 year and 11 months. The last 25,000 articles were created in just 2

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] സാഹായ്യം ന്യം പോലെ യ

2013-01-19 Thread Ramesh N G
Hi Apologize for posting to a wrong group. By mistake instead of ml list, I have send it to India list. User:Rameshng 2013/1/19 Ramesh N G rames...@gmail.com ന്യം എന്നത് പോലെ യ ക്ക് എഴുതാൻ കീമാജിക്കിൽ എന്ത് കോമ്പിനേഷൻ ആണ് ചെയ്യുക. ഉള്ളൂരിന്റെ ഭക്തിദീപിക യിൽ അവതാരിക പേജിൽ അങ്ങിനെ വരുന്നുണ്ട്

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Fwd: Status of Indian language wikipedias in 2012 and priorities, Telugu WP report

2013-01-27 Thread Ramesh N G
There is a much better report is here http://shijualex.wordpress.com/2013/01/27/analysis-of-the-indic-language-statistical-report-2012/[1]and here http://shijualex.wordpress.com/2013/01/19/indic-language-wikipedias-statistical-report-2012-2/[2]by Shiju. 1.

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Photography event on Indian food

2013-03-27 Thread Ramesh N G
I think we can do this event like other photography events. It will be a great idea to get the food related photos and medias, from across country. On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 12:01 PM, Sanket Oswal sankos...@gmail.com wrote: Great Idea Yohann. I have photographed some delicacies from Gujarat

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Kannada Wikipedia completes 10 years!

2013-06-13 Thread Ramesh N G
Wonderful and wish you all the best to all who contributes to Kannada wikipedia regards User:Rameshng On Wed, Jun 12, 2013 at 11:38 PM, omshivaprak...@gmail.com omshivaprak...@gmail.com wrote: ಕನ್ನಡ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯಕ್ಕೆ ೧೦ನೇ ವರ್ಷದ ವಾರ್ಷಿಕೋತ್ಸವದ ಶುಭಾಶಯಗಳು. Kannada Wikipedia completes 10 years

Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] [Press] : Times of India : Wikipedia boom in Marathi, Malayalam and other desi languages

2013-08-01 Thread Ramesh N G
Hi Tinu Thanks for sharing. Pretty impressive news coverage. Any idea where do we get the CIS report on this study. Regards User :rameshng Sent using Mobile. On 1 Aug 2013 10:59, CherianTinu Abraham tinucher...@gmail.com wrote: *Times of India : Wikipedia boom in Marathi, Malayalam and other