Discovery/Status updates/2016-09-19

This is the weekly update for the week starting 2016-09-19


  • The team had several conversations about elastic search things (ICU_folding) and external referrers and how to get db access for investigations as well as mock design for displaying the upcoming cross-wiki search results
  • Data Demolition Derby was completed for cleaning up old Qualtrics survey data

Events and News

  • Interactive:
    • Geoshapes service can now get both polygons (e.g. city outline) and lines (eg. rivers and roads) by their Wikidata ID
    • "properties" in GeoJSON now apply to the ExternalData geoshapes

Other Noteworthy Stuff

  • Yuri and Julien are attending State of the Map 2016 conference in Brussels

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