[Foundation-l] Google Wave and Wikimedia projects

Erik Moeller erik at wikimedia.org
Sat May 30 02:26:30 UTC 2009

2009/5/29 Milos Rancic <millosh at gmail.com>:
> Probably, some of you already saw that Google made something for which
> I think that it will be the new form of the mainstream Internet
> perception. You may read Slashdot article [1], a good description at
> the blog "Google Operating System" [2] (not officially connected with
> Google) and, of course, you may see the official site with more than
> one hour of presentation [3].

I've watched pieces of the presentation, but not the whole thing. Is
it clear at this point exactly how free/open the entire stack is going
to be? I.e. will it have dependencies on proprietary services to work
or work well?

It could be quite compelling. I'm happy to talk to them about early
access on behalf of interested Wikimedia volunteers.
Erik Möller
Deputy Director, Wikimedia Foundation

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