Wikimedia Discovery/Meetings/Checkin/2016-12-13

Topics from the pastEdit

  • Erika volunteered to facilitate/scribe this meeting this week
  • Reminder about upcoming deployment interruptions
    • Dec 19-30: No deploys
    • Jan 9: No train (dev summit/all-hands)
  • Community Wishlist Survey is open for voting. “WMF staff members who are also active contributors are welcome to vote; please use your volunteer account.“

Announcements, Information, QuestionsEdit

  • Guillaume out Jan 4-6

Scrum of ScrumsEdit

Are we blocked?

  • None

Are we blocking? (

  • None

Other dependencies (in either direction) which don’t need to be called out as “blocked” (e.g. are progressing smoothly, have no urgency, etc.)

  • None

Discovery NewsEdit

Quick Quarterly Goals/KPI Update (if needed)Edit

Quarterly Review:

Discovery Roadmap FY2016/17:

This status was last updated 2016-12-06. Completed/dropped goals are not shown.

FY 2016-17 Q2 Key ResultsEdit

  • Search
    • Both goals are “done enough”
  • Interactive: Maps/Graphs...
    • Increase maps and graphs usage on Wikipedia
      • Done, but continuing to improve metrics
    • Enable shareable Geoshapes and Tabular data storage on Commons
      • Not a goal so much as a task


  • Dec 26-30: Holiday
  • Jan 2: Holiday
  • Jan: NO Showcase (“CREDIT”)
    • Signup:
  • Jan 5: Next All-Discovery retro
  • Jan 9-11: Dev Summit (SF)
  • Jan 12-13: All-hands (SF)
    • Some of us not going to the Dev Summit will be coming in a day early
    • Discovery dinner? :) +1+1 +1000
  • Feb 1: CREDIT showcase
    • Signup: