Wikipedia is meer | Wikimedia Nederland stelt nieuw televisieformat voor: ‘De sokpopjacht’

Originally posted on Groeten uit Eerbeek (GuE):
Wikimedia Nederland, de onafhankelijke vereniging achter ‘s werelds op één na grootste encyclopedie lanceert een nieuw televisieformat. ‘De sokpopjacht’, zoals de serie moet gaan heten, werd vanmiddag voorgesteld op het hoofdkantoor van Talpa. Het idee voor een televisieserie klinkt nogal vreemd voor een online encyclopedie, maar directrice Sandra…

Community Wishlist Survey 2019 Pt. 1

The Community Wishlist Survey 2019 is the annual edition of the “tell us what you want” festival organised by the Wikimedia Foundation. The Wikimedia Foundation don’t do everything that has been asked for, but do some of the easier stuff if enough people support it. Admins and stewards Admins and stewards – 7 proposals Create an integrated anti-spam/vandalism…

Unbreakable

Recently, Sir Chris, a very established and active new page patroller, anti-spam operative, member of the IRC cabal and budding administrative candidate almost got broken by the pressure of Wikipedia. A user with nearly 65,000 edits just retired from Wikipedia, which I would not normally bother noting, except for the fact she posted this as the explanation……

Lorem ipsum?

In honour of William Brisket Eius lucrata est verbum hoc ad incrementum scientiarum ex latere modern significatione antea agro philosophiae naturalis. Tempus per annum vel erat a mutatio qualitatis rhetorum ponderandus philosophica ad mensuras sensibiles veritas stabilitur. Rebus gravioribus citius levioribus incidere Aristoteles quod hoc verum acceptum ab apodictice demonstrari postquam diu scholae pravae. In…

Wikipedia Admin Oshwah blocks United States Congress

There is a twitter account where you can see edits made the US Congress. This feed is going to be a bit slow for a week, because Oshwah has just blocked the entire US Congress IP range from editing Wikipedia. 23:07, 27 September 2018 Oshwah (talk | contribs) blocked 143.231.0.0/16 (talk) with an expiration time of 72 hours (anon. only, account creation blocked) (Vandalism) 23:28, 27…

The Trump Horizon

“The Trump Horizon”, a term coined by GreenMeansGo in February, is coming up again. Simply put, the Trump Horizon is the concept that you will be able to find some source relating Donald Trump to almost any subject. This is problematic; I’m sure most people agree he shouldn’t be mentioned in every article. Most people,…