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Another 5 Years: What Have We Learned about the Wikipedia Gender Gap and What Has Been Done? (Part 3.)
Five years after Wikimedia Foundation’s 2011 editor survey was conducted and revealed the gender gap issue, scholars, practitioners, and communities around the ... by Ting-Yi Chang last modified Sep 22, 2016 07:54 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Tulu Wikipedia Conference in Mangaluru
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. ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 22, 2016 11:50 PM — Filed under: , ,
What Indian Language Wikipedias can do for Greater Open Access in India
The number of internet users in India was expected to reach 460 million by 2015, as the growth in the previous year was 49 percent. The total number of users ... by Subhashish Panigrahi last modified Oct 22, 2016 04:12 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
How Open Access Content helps Fuel Growth in Indian-language Wikipedias
Mobile Internet connectivity is growing rapidly in rural India, and because most Internet users are more comfortable in their native languages, websites ... by Subhashish Panigrahi last modified Oct 25, 2016 01:39 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Using Kannada in technology made easier with smartphones
With the IT revolution, many believed that the younger generation would prefer to type and communicate in English than Kannada. by Prasad Krishna last modified Nov 01, 2016 05:19 AM — Filed under: , ,
Kannada Wikipedia Education Program at Christ university: Work so far
As you know we are working closely with Christ university in Bengaluru for the Education Programs in Kannada Wikipedia and Kannada Wikisource, we worked on ... by Ananth Subray last modified Nov 18, 2016 02:45 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Marathi Wikipedia Workshop in Sangli, Maharashtra
A Marathi Wikipedia workshop was recently held in Sangli, Maharashtra by Subodh Kulkarni last modified Aug 16, 2017 08:40 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
ଭୁବନେଶ୍ୱରରେ ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଉଇକିପାଠାଗାରର ପ୍ରଥମ ଜନ୍ମତିଥି ପାଳନ
News about the Odia Wikisource's 1st anniversary, published in Odia-language web portal Odia Pua on October 25, 2015. by Prasad Krishna last modified Dec 15, 2015 08:08 AM — Filed under: , ,
FUEL GILT Conference 2015
Subhashish Panigrahi will be speaking at the FUEL GILT Conference 2015 to be held at Tamil Virtual Academy, Anna University Campus, Gandhi Mandapam Road, ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Dec 15, 2015 08:03 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Open Access Week Round-Up
Here is a round-up of events held at the University of Otago over Open Access Week. Subhashish Panigrahi made a presentation for the staff members of libraries ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Dec 15, 2015 08:21 AM — Filed under: , ,
तेसर फ्यूल कॉन्फरेंस आओर मोज़िला हैकाथन संपन्न
तेसरा फ़्यूल ज़िल्ट कॉन्फरेंस 2015 23 तारिख कए चेन्नई मे संपन्न भेल । by Prasad Krishna last modified Dec 15, 2015 07:59 AM — Filed under: , ,
तीसरा फ्यूल जिल्ट कॉन्फ्रेंस और मोज़िला हैकाथन चेन्नई में संपन्न
तीसरा फ्यूल जिल्ट कॉन्फ्रेंस 2015 आज चेन्नई में संपन्न हुआ. भाषाई कंप्यूटिंग के लिए मानक भाषाई संसाधन और औज़ार बनाने में पिछले सात सालों से जुटी फ्यूल परियोजना ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Dec 15, 2015 07:51 AM — Filed under: , ,
Project Tiger 2.0
If you think that Indian languages are as important as international languages, like English, then, you are on the same page with this article. If not, then, ... by Suswetha Kolluru and Nitesh Gill last modified Nov 24, 2019 09:17 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Wikipedia Orientation Program at Rotary Club of Salem
CIS-A2K in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Salem, Tamil Nadu conducted a two-day Wikipedia orientation workshop for student members of the club. by Manasa Rao last modified Dec 11, 2017 03:52 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Marathi Wikipedia workshop for Sandarbh Science magazine writers
A Marathi Wikipedia workshop was recently conducted for the writers at Sandarbh Science magazine. by Manasa Rao last modified Dec 19, 2017 03:53 PM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Wikimedia Technical Workshop at Savitribai Phule Pune University
by Manasa Rao last modified Dec 19, 2017 04:03 PM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
The Knowledge Base is Liberated
The article published in Sunday supplement of Loksatta newspaper of Express group, written jointly by Madhav Gadgil & Subodh Kulkarni summarises - the status ... by Subodh Kulkarni and Madhav Gadgil last modified Aug 05, 2019 11:04 PM — Filed under: , ,
Christ (DU) students enrolls for 3rd Wikipedia certificate course
Students of Christ (Deemed to be University) enrolled themselves for the third Wikipedia certificate course for the academic year of 2018-19, to understand the ... by Ananth Subray last modified Sep 23, 2018 04:04 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Aditya 365
Telugu Wikimedian Aditya Pakide successfully completed 365 Wiki Commons Days. Aditya started contributing to project after a Facebook comment by A2K community ... by Pavan Santhosh last modified Nov 07, 2018 02:32 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
CIS Signs MoU with Odia Virtual Academy
On October 26, 2018, the Centre for Internet and Society (CIS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Odia Virtual Academy (OVA) to work on drafting an ... by Sailesh Patnaik last modified Dec 20, 2018 12:24 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
Why It's Essential To Grow Indian-Language Wikipedias
On 15 January, Wikipedia, the free online encyclopaedia celebrated its 15th birthday, meeting this milestone with 36 million articles in more than 290 ... by Subhashish Panigrahi last modified May 28, 2016 06:52 AM — Filed under: , , ,
କେତେ ମାଗଣା ଫେସବୁକର ଫ୍ରି ବେସିକ୍ସ?
This opinion piece in Odia on Facebook's Free Basics App was published in Odisha.com. The post highlights several user security and privacy that Free Basics is ... by Subhashish Panigrahi last modified Jan 28, 2016 07:23 AM — Filed under: , ,
ଓଡ଼ିଆ ଉଇକିପାଠାଗାର: ଓଡ଼ିଆରେ ଡିଜିଟାଲ ପାଠାଗାର ଆନ୍ଦୋଳନର ନୂଆ ମୁହଁ
Many would be searching for Odia-language books on the internet. Many would feel like correcting typos and other mistakes when found while reading a book, even ... by Subhashish Panigrahi last modified Jan 28, 2016 07:25 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Wikipedia initiative - Celebrating legacy of Bangalore Blue grapes online
Black is beautiful, and it can go places if it is well researched. When HL Omshivaprakash wrote a Wikipedia article about Karnataka's bidriware, the metal ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jan 29, 2016 03:44 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Read Bengali, Malayalam classics online as free Wiki libraries grow
Content Includes Classics In Malayalam, Bengali. by Prasad Krishna last modified Jan 29, 2016 03:51 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Wikipedia Digital Centre now at Andhra Loyola College
Access to Knowledge programme (CIS-A2K) of the Centre for Internet and Society has opened up a Wikipedia Digital Centre at Andhra Loyola College in the city on ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Feb 05, 2016 08:49 PM — Filed under: , ,
Youth is responsible for protecting Telugu
G. Umamaheshwara Rao, head of linguist research at Hyderabad Central university observed that there is every possibility for Telugu to be extinct soon. Its ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Feb 05, 2016 08:49 PM — Filed under: , ,
Digitisation sprint at Andhra Loyola College Vijayawada to bring more books on Telugu Wikisource
This 12th, A digitisation sprint is being organised for student Wikipedians of Andhra Loyola College Vijayawada. Students will learn about scanning books, will ... by Pavan Santhosh last modified Feb 12, 2016 11:29 AM — Filed under: , , ,
100 Konkani Articles Added to Wikipedia in One Day
This was published in the Times of India. by Prasad Krishna last modified Feb 12, 2016 03:17 PM — Filed under: ,
Why aren’t Indians using Wikipedia to hold the government to account?
Despite its popularity, the site's benefits are going unutilised. by Prasad Krishna last modified Feb 14, 2016 11:07 AM — Filed under: , ,