Wikimedia Apps/Team/Retrospectives/2017-05-08

May 8, 2017

Previous Retrospective ActionsEdit

  • [DMITRY] to send out notes/docs on reading lists / collections planning [OBSOLETE]
  • [COREY] to put together the straw man of API & response format for the reading lists no later than Wed morning [DONE]

Significant EventsEdit

  • Rita is back (yay)+🌴
  • Enabling plaform backups (soon)+💥



  • Math formulas in MediaWiki / MathML+
  • Workings of wikipedia-page-library+
  • Deep-dive into webkit's internals (svg support, XMLHttpRequest logic)
  • if an artist is not in the Top 30K articles on Wikipedia, probably not worth buying at a cruise art auction <-> Usefulness of offline Wiki for non-NR


  • Periodic CI works! (Thanks Michael!)
  • #cruiselyfe
  • Tasking of page library

Longed ForEdit


  • Citolytics a/b test?
  • How are we feeling about share-a-fact these days? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Action Items Edit

  • [NATALIA] to add a design backlog task to improve Share-a-fact