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Aug 4, 2020

🕑 50 minutes

Raimond Spekking (photo by Elke Wetzig)

Raimond Spekking is a longtime MediaWiki developer and consultant. Since 2003 he has also contributed to Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects, most notably tens of thousands of freely-licensed photos.

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Jul 21, 2020

Richard Knipel

🕑 1 hour 25 minutes

Richard Knipel is a Wikimedian-in-residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is also the co-founder and former president of Wikimedia New York City, a board member of the Wiki Education Foundation and the Internet Society New York, and the founder of Wikispore.

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Jul 7, 2020

BTB Digest

🕑 25 minutes

Clips from some recent episodes. Ad Strack van Schijndel recounts how running for office led him to discover MediaWiki, Evita Hollis talks about MediaWiki and Microsoft SharePoint coexisting, Duncan Crane talks about making government work easier, Amir Aharoni shares his impractical idea for replacing...


Jun 23, 2020

Tom O'Neill

🕑 1 hour 20 minutes

Tom O'Neill is the Federal Domain Manager at the U.S. Department of Energy. He is the Lead Curator and Ambassador of the Department of Energy wiki Powerpedia. He also runs the U.S. government's "MediaWiki in Government" group.

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Jun 9, 2020

Alex PaskulinSarah Rodlund

🕑 53 minutes

Sarah Rodlund (left) and Alexandra Paskulin (right) are both technical writers at the Wikimedia Foundation. Sarah is in the Developer Advocacy group while Alex is in the Core Platform Team. Sarah additionally helps to run some of the WMF's outward communication, such as the Wikimedia Technical...