I hope you had a good week.
Here are the updates from the Discovery department for the week.
portal A/B test for adding in descriptive text to the
sister wiki links <https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T131238> went live on
May 3, 2016.
* Updated statistics for wiktionary.org
<https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T128546> on May 3, 2016
* Released a few minor fixes to the Portal on May 3, 2016
* New version of Blazegraph and WDQS deployed, including geospatial search
* New completion suggester code was reverted from planned ElasticSearch 2.x
affecting our plans for runtime updates to suggester.
* It is now possible to use SPARQL queries
<https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T126741> from interactive graphs
* Deb attended the Reading department offsite this week. Initial response
was that it was a great opportunity to learn and discovery new ways we can
collaborate in the future.
Feedback and suggestions on this weekly update are welcome.
The full update, and archive of past updates, can be found on Mediawiki.org
Community Liaison - Discovery