Here's your quick overview of what has been happening around Wikidata over the last week.
Weekly Lexemes Challenge #14, COP26 Past:
WikidataCon 2021 happened \o/
Press, articles, blog posts, videos Blog post
Working hour on preferences and common.js Wikidata (in Italian) -
YouTube Semantic web tutorial # 3 | What is Wikidata? (in French) -
YouTube SPARQL queries around Boyer collection of the Clermont Auvergne Métropole heritage library (in French) -
YouTube New Item creation (in Japanese) - YouTube Research projects
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term in higher taxon, official forum External identifiers: NatureScot Sitelink ID, Refuges.info ID, Dizionario delle Scienze Fisiche ID, George Eastman Museum people ID, Parliament of Australia MP ID, UAE University Libraries ID, Dizionario di Medicina ID, Museu da Pessoa person ID, Indigenous Corporation Number, Toolhub ID, Research Data Australia ID New
property proposals to review:
date of recording, Candidate position, MTBdata External identifiers: Vokrug.tv person ID, Standing Waters Database ID, State Duma person ID, Federation Council person ID, Enciclopedia della Scienza e della Tecnica ID, FRACS profile ID, NER portfolio ID, Triple J Unearthed artist ID, SEEK company ID, Levels.fyi company ID, romaq.org ID, NWT Species ID, IRIS UNISA author ID, Nederlandse Voornamenbank ID, IRIS Verona author ID, IRIS UNIMI author ID, IRIS UNIURB author ID, Australian Charities and Not‑for‑profits Register Charity ID, IRIS UNIBO author ID, Québec Enterprise Number, Douyin User ID, ACE Repertory publisher ID, ACE Repertory writer ID, Indonesian Hospital ID Query examples:
Newest database reports: top missing property by number of identifiers: spouse (P26)
Continued the work on the first version of the Mismatch Finder. We are getting closer to the polishing phase now and will have something ready in the next weeks.
Lua access for Lexemes is now ready to test on English Beta Wiktionary.
Concluded work on the improved behind-the-scenes system for notifying Wikipedias and co about Wikidata edits that affect them. Nothing should have changed for you.
Started working on a new implementation of the search box to be ready for the upcoming skin changes the WMF is working on.
You can see all open tickets related to Wikidata here. If you want to help, you can also have a look at the tasks needing a volunteer.