AUR Package Update: "kiwix-desktop" (Offline reader for Web content. It's especially intended to make Wikipedia available offline.) https://ift.tt/2YJ6IBB
Must be wildly out of date by now. Offline #Wikipedia is available in many languages, & in larger ones, in various curated versions (e.g. for kids, for medics).#Kiwix https://twitter.com/aharoni/status/1163756924137017344
Developer accused of unreadable code
Refuses to comment
Fun fact: a 134Gb complete archive is available here: http://download.kiwix.org/zim/stack_exchange/stackoverflow.com_en_all_2019-02.zim
.@StackOverflow@twitter.com is currently offline. The entire dev community stopped his work
Getting hyped for #wmhack
When a subway station is a better programmer than you are...
Earlier this year, amid our fight to improve the EU's new copyright directive, we missed congratulating the @EU_Commission@twitter.com on taking a positive step forward in choosing open and free licenses for its works and data. We'd like to correct that now. https://wikimediafoundation.org/news/2019/08/01/the-european-commission-chooses-truly-free-licenses-for-its-content/
If you want to help (even to solve one ticket), check this out: https://www.kiwix.org/en/support-us/code/
A fair number of young people with little experience come to us willing to help with code, and then give up early on with the first frustrations of installing git. But here is the good news: it *does* gets better afterwards https://www.scotthyoung.com/blog/2019/07/08/learn-to-code/
Wikimedia Foundation is hiring a QA Specialist, Fundraising Production (Contract) https://grnh.se/4edafd841 Apply today!
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