I just published: "Why Mastodon is defying the 'critical mass'" https://medium.com/@poshaughnessy/why-mastodon-is-defying-the-critical-mass-de3454109099
We're looking for a Data Architect to take our Metrics work to the next level. This position can be performed remotely/internationally or from our Seattle office. https://www.torproject.org/about/jobs-metrics-data-architect.html.en
Learn more about Tor Metrics: https://metrics.torproject.org/
Women in the Wikimedia movement: Roles, culture and opportunities - https://medium.com/@marianarra_/women-in-the-wikimedia-movement-roles-culture-and-opportunities-c1092b0b924
Work with us!
The Wikimedia Foundation has just opened a new role for an Events Team Manager:
I will not say more. If you are good at organizing events and you have an interest in Wikimedia, click that link. 😍
Cooperatives Europe is circulating a call for proposals (€26,000) for a "knowledge base" platform on co-op development. Any takers? https://coopseurope.coop/resources/news/call-proposals-development-cooperative-knowledge-base #platformcoop
Wikipedia tops Gizmodo's list of "100 Websites That Shaped the Internet as We Know It"
New: Wikimedians of Kerala User Group - https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedians_of_Kerala_User_Group
Nuevo grupo: Wikimedistas de Bolivia - https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedistas_de_Bolivia
These days our team is hiring, and I am again very thankful for the usefulness of this tool:
Gender Decoder for Job Ads http://gender-decoder.katmatfield.com/
Don't let unconsciously gender-coded language to limit/bias the pool of great candidates for your new jobs!
Do you like communities and communications? Join our Community Relations team at the Wikimedia Foundation!
We have a new job opening for a Community Relations Specialist
Wikimedia Foundation Fundraising Report for FY2017-18 - https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fundraising/2017-18_Report
$100 million raised from 6+ million donations
The average donation: $15.86 USD.
What activities are being funded with these donations? Check the Wikimedia Foundation annual plan at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_Annual_Plan/2018-2019/Final
Thank you very much to 6 million people who make Wikimedia and #Wikipedia possible.
Announcing the first episode of a new podcast about the fediverse - FediverseCast! The show will feature conversations with cool fediverse makers and community members, hosted by @kevinflo
Mafalda - LAS QUE FALTARON [con Rebeca Lane] (Videolyric oficial)
A powerful song about women and history. It has an encyclopedic twist and I want to think that they benefited from the work being done by Wikimedia activists tackling the gender gap:
Behind the @gnome 3.30 Release Video
The year is 2073. All proprietary social networks are dead. Microsoft and Intel are long gone, everyone uses locally-fabbed RISC-V chips. The world has been cured of cancer, politics and electron.
There are no remaining hardcopy records of the half a century leading up to this, because nobody could get their printer drivers working in that entire time.
Wikimedia Foundation community relations at work. Opinions are mine.