WikibaseNYC conference explores the frontier of linked open data infrastructure

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When you think about the work of art historians or genetics researchers, installing database software is not the first thing that comes to mind. Yet, from 19 to 21 September, Wikimedians, art curators, and scientists gathered at the New Museum in New York City’s Lower East Side for a three-day workshop to talk about an….

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How we designed page previews for Wikipedia — and what could be done with them in the future

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Yesterday, we released a new feature for Wikipedia’s readers on desktop—page previews. Here's a few design nuances behind this feature.

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Pre-university students contribute to Wikimedia in Google Code-in 2017

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From November 2017 to January 2018, 300 students worked on 760 Wikimedia tasks with the help of 51 Wikimedia community mentors.

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