Here's your quick overview of what has been happening around Wikidata over the last week.
New requests for comments:
Hackathon about election data in Ulm, Germany, June 23-25th Upcoming:
Peer-to-peer Wikidata workshop 2017, June 24th, University of Pardubice, Czech Republic Upcoming:
Query Service workshop in Berlin, June 28th, 18:00, in WMDE's office Upcoming: IRC office hour, June 28th, at 20:00 (Berlin time, UTC+2), on the channel
Wikidata as authority linking hub ( PDF). Presentation by Joachim Neubert (ZBW) and Jakob Voß (GBV) at ELAG 2017 conference in Athens
Facto Post newsletter, first issue and comments on Wikidata at Wikidata:Project chat#Facto Post – Issue 1 – 14 June 2017. Contains a number of blog links, particularly about WikiCite.
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properties: Zemereshet song ID, Zemereshet artist ID, identifier shared with, CONI athlete ID, CIS Chinese Athletes Database ID, COSR athlete ID, MOB athlete ID, COA athlete ID, Team USA athlete ID, ČOV athlete ID, LTOK athlete ID, COB athlete ID, Irish National Monument ID, FINESS medical facility ID, Irish Sites and Monuments Record ID, NZOC athlete ID, Norwegian List of Lights ID, Team Canada athlete ID, Deutsche Olympiamannschaft athlete ID, Academia.edu institutional ID, Ukrainian regulations base ID
Newest external tools:
Causegraph, a tool to visualize and analyze cause/influence relationships using Wikidata
Improvements to Wikidata Query Service UI
Continued work on importing property constraints from statements (
phab:T102759) Started to add support for Senses of Lexeme entities (
phab:T160053) More experimenting with the new front-end framework
Added RDF mapping for "tabular data" data type (
You can see all open tickets related to Wikidata here.