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Blog Entry Telugu Wikimedia Hackathon 2014
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Jan 31, 2015 last modified Feb 10, 2015 05:17 PM — filed under: , ,
Telugu Wikimedia (including their projects Telugu Wikipedia, Telugu Wikisource etc.) is one of the largest and most powerful Indian language Wikimedia projects, and it is growing and expanding everyday. In the last half of 2014, Telugu Wikimedia community members contacted CIS-A2K team with a request to organize a MediaWiki tutorial workshop for them. Following their request, on 28 December 2014, CIS-A2K team organized a MediaWiki hackathon event for Telugu Wikimedia community members to enhance their skills and understanding of technical matters related to MediaWiki usage. The theme of the workshop was “Mediawiki, its extensions and tools to work around” and it aimed at allowing Wikipedians to use MediaWiki tools more effectively.
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Blog Entry Telugu Wikipedia completes 10 years
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Dec 31, 2013 last modified Dec 31, 2013 04:40 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Telugu Wikipedia completed 10 years on December 10, 2013. Several training sessions, aka Wiki Academies, were planned by the Telugu Wikipedia community to mark the occasion.
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Telugu Wikipedia Meet-up @ CIS
by Prasad Krishna published May 29, 2013 last modified Aug 19, 2013 06:53 AM — filed under: , ,
The Centre for Internet and Society is hosting a meet-up on June 2, 2013 in its office in Bangalore, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. All are cordially invited.
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Blog Entry Telugu Wikipedia stall at Vijayawada Book Festival
by Pavan Santhosh published Jan 11, 2017 last modified Apr 15, 2017 04:23 PM — filed under: , , , , ,
The Telugu Wikipedia community put up a stall at the Vijayawada Book Festival in January, in order to increase reach of the regional language encyclopaedia.
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Telugu Wikipedia struggles to stay afloat
by Prasad Krishna published Jul 28, 2014 — filed under: , , , ,
For a language that is spoken by 10 crore people, content is sparse.
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Blog Entry Telugu Wikipedia Winter Camp at Andhra Loyola College
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Feb 26, 2015 — filed under: , , , ,
Students of physics, statistics and Telugu departments of Andhra Loyola College spent 5 days of their Christmas vacation of 2014 to edit and enrich Telugu Wikipedia and Wikisource. They worked on their respective subject areas and came up with more than 100 new articles on Telugu Wikipedia and about 300 pages of Veeresalingam's works were typed on Telugu Wikisource.
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Blog Entry Telugu Wikisource Workshop
by Pavan Santhosh published Jul 24, 2017 last modified Aug 16, 2017 08:40 AM — filed under: , , , , , ,
Recently, a Telugu Wikisource Workshop was conducted in Hyderabad between 22- 23 July, 2017
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Blog Entry Ten Telugu Books Re-released Under CC-BY-SA 3.0 License
by Rahmanuddin Shaikh published Jun 22, 2014 last modified Jul 08, 2014 05:29 AM — filed under: , , , ,
For the first time in the history of Indian books, 10 Telugu books by a single author were released under Creative Commons license (CC-BY-SA 3.0) on June 22, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Golden Threshold, Abids, Hyderabad.
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Tenth Anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia
by Prasad Krishna published Nov 14, 2013 last modified Nov 14, 2013 10:17 AM — filed under: , , , , ,
Kannada Wikipedia has completed 10 years. The Kannada Wikipedia community will be celebrating the tenth anniversary of Kannada Wikpedia on Nov 17, 2013 from 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. at H N Multimedia Hall, National College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore. CIS-A2K is a co-sponsor for the program.
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Tenth Anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia: Udayavani Coverage
by Prasad Krishna published Nov 15, 2013 last modified Nov 20, 2013 07:25 AM — filed under: , , , ,
Udayavani, on November 15, 2013 published about the upcoming tenth anniversary of Kannada Wikipedia.
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