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[Betsy Devine: Funny Ha-Ha or Funny Peculiar? : Making trouble today for a better tomorrow...] That's my excuse for finding the Wikimania Speakers' Lounge, though I was sure that everybody but me would be way too cool to hang out here.
[Ethanzuckerman.com] ”¦My hearts in Accra » Your language or mine?: Wikipedia’s doing a little of each, with an emphasis on the second strategy - there are now ten huge encyclopedias (100,000+ articles), 29 big encyclopedias (10,000+ articles) and hundreds of smaller wikipedias. While translation between wikipedias takes place - and the Simple English wikipedia exists, in part, so it can be translated and serve as the starting point for a new Wikipedia - the global Wikipedia community is engaged in the creation of hundreds of encyclopedias, not just one.
[En.wikibooks.org] Wikibooks talk:Staff lounge - Wikibooks, collection of open ...: Having finally found the page (from 'recent changes, and even then it's not necessarily obvious that 'staff lounge' is the place to go) I thought of checking the main page - but even then I couldn't find a link. Please consider making this a little more friendly towards existing Wikimedia users - after all, I imagine that is where most contributors will come from!
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[TinyScreenfuls.com] Wikimania 2006 Day One: This is a long post, so pull up a chair”¦ Lots of photos coming soon, too, as soon as I upload them. Im hiding for a bit in the speakers lounge, mainly because the air conditioning works great in here, and its kind of hot and muggy out in the hallway.