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Wikipedia in the Classroom - Mark Bradshaw, Translation Studies MSc

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Mark Bradshaw, Translation Studies MSc, was interviewed in March 2018 about his experience translating Wikipedia high quality articles from Spanish Wikipedia to English…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Translating articles between different language Wikipedias: the new Content Translation tool

Title: Translating articles between different language Wikipedias: the new Content Translation toolDate: 6 July 2017Speakers: Ewan McAndrew, Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh.…

From  Ewan McAndrew on July 20th, 2017 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Wikipedia's new Content Translation tool in a nutshell - Translating from 1 language Wikipedia to another.

Wikipedia's new Content Translation tool is a Beta feature one can switch on in the preferences menu when logged into your Wikipedia account. This tool allows the user to bring up an existing…

From  Ewan McAndrew on June 21st, 2017 0 likes 98 plays 0  

Wikipedia Translation assignment - Published articles with a permanent link

In Autumn 2016, twenty-eight Translation MSc students at the University of Edinburgh selected a 4000 word Wikipedia article in one language and translated it into a different language Wikipedia as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on May 9th, 2017 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Building Bridges Not Walls - Wikipedia's new Content Translation tool

Wikimedia’s mission is to be ‘the sum of all human knowledge’. That Wikipedia has amassed over 43 million articles in over 295 languages in its short existence is quite incredible…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 20th, 2017 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Translation Studies MSc students on the Wikipedia Translation assignment (short excerpt)

In Autumn 2016, twenty-eight Translation MSc students at the University of Edinburgh selected a 4000 word Wikipedia article in one language and translated it into a different language Wikipedia as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on March 7th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Wikipedia in the Classroom - Interview with Edinburgh University's Translation Studies MSc students

In Autumn 2016, twenty-eight Translation MSc students at the University of Edinburgh selected a 4000 word Wikipedia article in one language and translated it into a different language Wikipedia as…

From  Ewan McAndrew on March 7th, 2017 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Wikimania 2016 - Translations by Farah Mustaklem and May Hachem

Biography of Presenters: May Hachem is a Wikipedia Education Program leader on three university campuses in Egypt. She has started the WikiWomen Project in the Arab world and co-created WikiWomen…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 22nd, 2016 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Content Translation screencast: Translate a Wikipedia article in 3 minutes

Screencast for Content Translation: Translate Wikipedia articles. Available on all Wikipedias as a beta feature (you need to create an account and get to the "beta" menu). More…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 22nd, 2016 0 likes 24 plays 0  

Wikimania 2016 - The one true international language is translation

Addressing the language barrier. Wikimania is the annual conference celebrating Wikipedia and its sister free knowledge projects with conferences, discussions, meetups, training and a hackathon.…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 22nd, 2016 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Wikipedia Content Translation Tool reaches 100,000 translations

The Wikipedia Content Translation Tool reaches 100,000 translations. See here for more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:ContentTranslationStats Also view on Wikimedia…

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 22nd, 2016 0 likes 23 plays 0