I am surprised that no Wikimedia volunteer from Hyderabad has taken notice
or objected to this.
Similarly, as I had mentioned to Steven on his WP10 user talk page, the
Bhopal event is being organized by a user who is faking his credentials to
gain mileage out of the Wikimedia Movement's good name.
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On Wed, Jan 12, 2011 at 1:12 AM, Steven Walling <swall...@wikimedia.org>wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> So recently a Hyderabad event got created on ten.wikipedia.org, and I've
> received some email about it. However, if you read the page (
> http://ten.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyderabad,_India) you can see it doesn't
> quite seem to be run by Wikimedians, and I'm concerned by some of the
> content, such "Wikipedia, as an ultimate resource for Online
> Media/Marketing" and the fact that is seems to be run solely by a media
> Does anyone know the editor who created the page or listed contact? I don't
> want to promote an event that is less about Wikipedia and your work than
> some random company.
> Steven Walling
> Fellow at the Wikimedia Foundation
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