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Ryan Lane on transparency and Wikimedia | Philippe Beaudette

[Philippe Beaudette] Wikimedia Foundation staffer Ryan Lane (one of the most interesting in a series of fascinating people that I work with) was profiled on the WMF blog recently. I commend it to you as excellent reading.

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March 23, 2012

Ryan Lane on transparency and Wikimedia | Philippe Beaudette

[Philippe Beaudette] Wikimedia Foundation staffer Ryan Lane (one of the most interesting in a series of fascinating people that I work with) was profiled on the WMF blog recently. I commend it to you as excellent reading.

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March 23, 2012

Wikimedia DC Blog » Wikimania 2012 Keynote Announcement

[Wikimedia DC Blog] MARY GARDINER is co-founder and Director of Operations and Research at the Ada Initiative and founder of the first and largest women in open source organization in Australia, AussieChix, which she subsequently expanded into Oceania as Oceania Women of Open Technology. Mary has served as a council member for Linux Australia, the largest non-profit funder of open source projects in Australia and as program chair for linux.conf.au, the largest Linux conference in the southern hemisphere.

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March 16, 2012

The 9%: Women on Wikipedia | Melville House Books

[Melville House Books] Remember the surprisingly unsurprising news from the New York Times way back in January, that fewer than 15% of Wikipedia contributors were women? Then there was the even more depressing report from the Wikimedia .

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Announcing Ushahidi/SwiftRiver Research Seminar at the Wikimedia

[The Ushahidi Blog] How is a Wikipedia article different from a news article about the 2011 Egyptian Revolution at different points in the story's evolution? What are the roles of social media and other Internet sources in rapidly evolving articles?

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Announcing Ushahidi/SwiftRiver Research Seminar at the Wikimedia

[The Ushahidi Blog] How is a Wikipedia article different from a news article about the 2011 Egyptian Revolution at different points in the story's evolution? What are the roles of social media and other Internet sources in rapidly evolving articles?

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March 12, 2012

Wikipedia shuns GoDaddy | Nett

[Nett] The Wikimedia Foundation, which operates a number of websites, including Wikipedia, has moved its domain portfolio away from long-time provider GoDaddy.

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Posted at 01:06 PM

Wikimedia Foundation Now Officially Off Of GoDaddy | WebProNews

[webpronews] The Wikimedia Foundation announced that all of its sites have been migrated away from GoDaddy to MarkMonitor. The transition was completed on Friday, and the foundation it was done so without interruption to services.

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March 05, 2012

Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Wednesday, 29-Feb-12 01:08:07 ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Wednesday, 29-Feb-12 01:08:07 UTC. Wikimedia. New Wikimedia Research Newsletter http://ur1.ca/8fok1 Wikipedia's "gender gap", education initiative motivates students, & more ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Wednesday, 29-Feb-12 01:08:07 ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Wednesday, 29-Feb-12 01:08:07 UTC. Wikimedia. New Wikimedia Research Newsletter http://ur1.ca/8fok1 Wikipedia's "gender gap", education initiative motivates students, & more ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Thursday, 01-Mar-12 19:26:14 ...

[Notices tagged with wikipedia] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Thursday, 01-Mar-12 19:26:14 UTC. Wikipedia. We have reached over 1 million fans on Facebook! Get the latest news about #Wikipedia and like our page - http://ur1.ca/8gozo · about a day ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Thursday, 01-Mar-12 19:26:14 ...

[Notices tagged with wikipedia] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Thursday, 01-Mar-12 19:26:14 UTC. Wikipedia. We have reached over 1 million fans on Facebook! Get the latest news about #Wikipedia and like our page - http://ur1.ca/8gozo · about a day ...

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February 29, 2012

Gadgets & Gizmos: Telenor Customers to Browse Wikipedia for Free

[Gadgets & Gizmos] Telenor have pioneered affordable, mobile communications across much of Asia, and we have built a track record of offering vital services with a significant outreach” says Kristin Skogen Lund,Executive Vice President and Head of Digital Services at Telenor Group.

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Wikipedia now in Indian Languages | www.mouseworldnow

[www.mouseworldnow] Alolita Sharma, Director of Features Engineering, Wikimedia Foundation, said, “Our goal is to increase the reach of Wikipedia and to make it user friendly and accessible for the growing internet-savvy Indian population while mobilising a technology platform to enable easy Indian language fonts. We aim at involving and encouraging sharing of content and knowledge for and by this large Indic language population by building open source tools and technologies to make it easier for reading and editing articles on Wikipedia in Indic languages.”

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February 27, 2012

Wikimedia UK Annual Conference and AGM announced | Bristol ...

[Bristol Wireless - community IT services, help & training in your aerial. Registered with the FSA. Reg. no.: 29638R] The conference will incorporate both presentations and talks about Wikipedia/Wikimedia, as well as Wikimedia UK’s Annual General Meeting. The event is still in planning stages, and the final agenda is still to be confirmed –

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Wikimedia UK Annual Conference and AGM announced | Bristol ...

[Bristol Wireless - community IT services, help & training in your aerial. Registered with the FSA. Reg. no.: 29638R] The conference will incorporate both presentations and talks about Wikipedia/Wikimedia, as well as Wikimedia UK’s Annual General Meeting. The event is still in planning stages, and the final agenda is still to be confirmed –

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February 22, 2012

How Wikimedia Uses Nimsoft to Keep Track of Uptime

[ReadWriteEnterprise] \We all know that the Wikimedia Foundation is the operation behind Wikipedia, but what you might not know is that they have close to 100 paid staffers minding the store. And keeping the various multi-lingual servers up and running is a lot to deal with, even when someone isn\'t trying to launch denial of service or other attacks for political reasons on them.

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How Wikimedia Uses Nimsoft to Keep Track of Uptime

[ReadWriteEnterprise] \We all know that the Wikimedia Foundation is the operation behind Wikipedia, but what you might not know is that they have close to 100 paid staffers minding the store. And keeping the various multi-lingual servers up and running is a lot to deal with, even when someone isn\'t trying to launch denial of service or other attacks for political reasons on them.

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February 20, 2012

Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Friday, 10-Feb-12 21:10:32 UTC ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Friday, 10-Feb-12 21:10:32 UTC. Wikimedia. Which features should be added to Wikipedia's mobile platform? Insights from user experience research http://ur1.ca/83kz1 · about 6 minutes ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Friday, 10-Feb-12 21:10:32 UTC ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Friday, 10-Feb-12 21:10:32 UTC. Wikimedia. Which features should be added to Wikipedia's mobile platform? Insights from user experience research http://ur1.ca/83kz1 · about 6 minutes ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Sunday, 12-Feb-12 09:05:51 UTC ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Sunday, 12-Feb-12 09:05:51 UTC. Wikimedia. All Wikimedia sites will soon be upgraded to the latest version of MediaWiki: http://ur1.ca/84a2b Help us test beforehand! about 3 minutes ago ...

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Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Sunday, 12-Feb-12 09:05:51 UTC ...

[stephenjudge and friends] Wikimedia (wikimedia)'s status on Sunday, 12-Feb-12 09:05:51 UTC. Wikimedia. All Wikimedia sites will soon be upgraded to the latest version of MediaWiki: http://ur1.ca/84a2b Help us test beforehand! about 3 minutes ago ...

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