Hi, design folks,
I added three items to the UX review queue .
These are three Wikimedia Commons gadgets, enabled be default for all
(including unlogged), and "user-centered" : the "How to reuse this file"
buttons, the slideshow, and the large image viewer.
They most certainly need some design review, and I was hoping you folks
could help with it, if time allows.
If I can be of any help, I would be happy to.
P.S. Thanks to Sumana for explaining to me how to get help with design
The Language Engineering team is in the process of redesigning the Translate
The Translate extension turns MediaWiki into a localisation platform, and
it is used in Meta-Wiki, mediawiki.org and a few other Wikimedia wikis, as
well as other opensource projects, to make them available in multiple
We are planning to do a walkthrough for the latest revision of the designs
Since the extension is used by many different projects and users, we want
to make this meeting open to get feedback from anyone interested.
So we welcome you to join us in the discussion:
*When.* Wednesday 27 of February at 8:30 PST (San Francisco), 16:30 UTC
(UK), 17:30 CET (most of Europe), and 22:00 IST (India).
*What.* During the meeting we'll discuss information from our design
and the current implementation available at
Feel free to take a look to the docs or try the new UI before the event.
*How* to participate. The event will be broadcasted using Google Hangouts
On Air, so that it can be seen live or accessed later. We'll share the URL
as the event approaches. The #mediawiki-i18n IRC channel will be used to
get questions from the audience.
If you are interested in entering the hangout for a face-to-face
participation, you can ping me and I'll send an invite as long as there are
free seats remaining.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Proposal: name and logo for Amsterdam Hackathon
Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2013 21:37:42 -0800
From: Quim Gil <qgil(a)wikimedia.org>
To: Organisation list for the Wikimedia Hackathon 2013
Hi, as promised in the meeting today:
Looking forward to your opinions.
I will forward this to Erik, Jay, Design mailing list and the MediaWiki
Group Promotion to see if there is more feedback, asking anybody to
reply in that thread.
Technical Contributor Coordinator @ Wikimedia Foundation