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Tulu Wikipedia Goes 'Live' after 8 Years on Incubator

by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 22, 2016 01:33 AM

Eight years after being created in the Wikimedia Incubator, the Tulu-language Wikipedia is now live as the 23rd Indic language.

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“Made in India” Innovation Policy

by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 22, 2016 01:15 AM

In this post they emphasize upon the need for data-driven IP policy making in India.

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Data Xgen launches paid Hindi email service

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 30, 2016 02:35 AM

Jaipur based Enterprise email provider Data Xgen Technologies has launched a paid email service in Hindi Devnagari script. This is especially for .bharat domain names, but can also be used for other domains. As of now, the company offers email packages starting at Rs 99, Rs 499, Rs 999 and Rs 1,499, which look like monthly plans.

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Press coverage about Punjab edit-a-thon & Telugu Wikipedia success

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 26, 2016 04:16 PM

Andhra Jyothi, one of the leading news papers in Telugu covered Punjab edit-a-thon & Telugu wikipedia success in national level with the angle of Pranaraj involvement in it.

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International Conference on Innovation for Shared Prosperity

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 25, 2016 02:40 AM

Rohini Lakshane attended a conference on IP Rights, Competition and Standard Setting in the IT industry on August 20 and 21, 2016. The conference was organized by O.P. Jindal Global University and Jindal Initiative on Research in IP & Competition.

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Tulu gets official Wikipedia page, but Mumbai linguists say more is needed

Tulu gets official Wikipedia page, but Mumbai linguists say more is needed

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 22, 2016 02:43 AM

Sitting in his Sunkadakatte home in Bengaluru, Dr UB Pavanaja still recalls the moment when he was at the WikiConference India 2016 in Chandigarh earlier this month. Academicians from all over India had gathered at the event, to share their views about issues related to India on Wikipedia. While the talks were still in progress, Katherine Maher, executive director, Wikimedia Foun-dation, USA, paused to make an announcement.

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Tulu takes a major Wiki leap, all thanks to a dedicated team

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 22, 2016 04:38 PM

Tulu is one of the five Dravidian languages but it has the least number of speakers. Though it has a script, lack of usage has made it almost obsolete, forcing Tulu writers to write in Kannada. This has, however, benefited Tulu today, allowing it to boast of its own Wikipedia

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Focus on India—WikiConference produces new apps; state government adopts free licenses

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 22, 2016 03:15 AM

WikiConference India and its productive hackathon

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Tulu Wikipedia Conference in Mangaluru

by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 22, 2016 11:50 PM

A Tulu Wikipedia conference organized by the Times of Kudla (Tulu name for Mangaluru) newspaper was held at Malki, near Mangaluru on August 13 and 14, 2016. Dr. U.B. Pavanaja gave a presentation on Tulu Wikipedia.

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Telugu Wikipedians create Articles on Punjab in Telugu Wikipedia

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 12, 2016 02:02 PM

Telugu Wikipedians created articles on Punjab in a national level contest. Telugu Wikipedians received a trophy during the closing ceremony of Wiki conference India at Chandigarh.

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Wikipedia launches in Tulu, its 23rd Indic language

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 09, 2016 01:56 PM

Wikipedia has launched in Tulu, making it the 23rd Indian language Wiki, reports domain-b. The announcement was made at the Wikiconference India 2016 held in Chandigarh last weekend.

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India's 23rd Regional Wikipedia Launches

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 09, 2016 03:14 AM

A Tulu version has gone live on Wikipedia, making it the 23rd one in an Indian language to do so.

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Wikipedia now available in Tulu

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 09, 2016 03:05 AM

In another boost to yet another Indian language, the Wikipedia in Tulu has gone live.

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India's 23rd Regional Language Wikipedia Goes Live in Tulu

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 09, 2016 03:02 AM

The Tulu Wikipedia has just gone live, giving another boost to yet another ancient Indian language otherwise struggling to keep up with the times and speedily changing technology.

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ತುಳು ಭಾಷೆಯಲ್ಲೂ ಬಂತು ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯ

by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 23, 2016 12:22 AM

ಪಂಚ ದ್ರಾವಿಡ ಭಾಷೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಒಂದಾದ `ತುಳು' ಸಹ ಇದೀಗ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯಾಗೆ ಎಂಟ್ರಿಯಾಗಿದೆ. ಭಾರತದ 23ನೇ ಪ್ರಾದೇಶಿಕ ಭಾಷೆಯ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯಾ ತುಳು ಭಾಷೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಆರಂಭವಾಗಿದೆ.

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ತುಳು ಭಾಷೆಗೆ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯ ಮನ್ನಣೆ!

by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 23, 2016 12:01 AM

ಮಂಗಳೂರು: ಇಂದಲ್ಲ ನಾಳೆ ಸಂವಿಧಾನದ ಎಂಟನೇ ಪರಿಚ್ಛೇದಕ್ಕೆ ಸೇರ್ಪಡೆಯಾಗುತ್ತದೆ ಎಂಬ ಆಶಯದಲ್ಲೇ ಇರುವ ಕರಾವಳಿಯ ತುಳು ಭಾಷೆಗೆ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯ ಮನ್ನಣೆ ನೀಡುವ ಮೂಲಕ ಜಾಗತಿಕ ಮಟ್ಟದಲ್ಲಿ ಗುರುತಿಸುವಂತಾಗಿದೆ.

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In Tulu, India's 23rd Regional Wikipedia Goes Live

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 08, 2016 01:27 AM

In a major boost to ancient Indian languages, Tulu wikipedia has finally gone live.

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After eight years, Tulu Wikipedia goes live

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 07, 2016 10:34 AM

Around eight years after its launch and in incubation, the Tulu Wikipedia has gone live with over 1,000 articles. It can be accessed at http://tcy.wikipedia.org

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India's 23rd regional Wikipedia, in Tulu, goes live

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 07, 2016 10:31 AM

The Tulu Wikipedia has just gone live, giving another boost to yet another ancient Indian language otherwise struggling to keep up with the times and speedily changing technology.

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Tulu Wikipedia Goes 'Live'

by Prasad Krishna last modified Aug 07, 2016 01:41 AM

Tulu Wikipedia became live on August 5, 2016. CIS-A2K took making of Tulu Wikipedia live as one of its activity in 2014. The efforts bore fruit and Tulu Wikipedia is live now.

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