User:Tfinc/2010DevConfReportBack

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  • CrossWiki
    • dissolved
    • too many people in other groups
  • UX
    • Lots of Demos shown
    • Trying to make editing not suck
    • Outline
      • Dialogs / Mini editors (mode based editing)
      • Skins
        • Easier to write and not make user scripts break
      • Multimedia (Commons)
        • Searching, managing, uploading
      • Search UI
  • Structured Data
    • Integrating data from external sources
      • dbs and web services
    • Structured Data
      • all revolves around templates / template parameters
    • How do you store this data?
      • want to search and cache data
      • want an abstract/generic store
    • Outline
      • Architect external services solutions
      • Talk about template parameters
      • Talk about storage engine
  • Offline
    • Reasons for
      • Sometimes you don't have the internet
      • Remote African village only get updates from a guy on a scooter
    • Current Initiatives
      • openZim project
        • wanting to officially integrate it into WMF services
      • kiwix, okawix
        • viewer applications
    • Selections
      • How do you effectively collect the corpus ?
      • Use cases
        • School
        • Religious
          • "Interested in some of all of human knowledge"
      • Want a batch able solution
        • Perhaps the Pediapress extension can be generalized
    • Contributions
      • How do you get individuals to contribute back offline
      • Possible ways (doesn't have to be an article edit)
        • Rate articles
        • Mark favorites
        • Questions to talk pages
    • Outline
      • How do we make collections?
      • How do we facilitate contributions?
  • Organization
    • Bug triage, patches ...
    • GSOC
      • Have five slots to use
        • Extension management
        • General RDF export
        • Improve metadata support for uploading
        • Wiki source legal tool
        • Two potentials
          • Interwiki template transclusion
          • Javascript of semantic wiki
    • Outline
      • Need to meet about everything else ...
        • Bug triage
        • Code / patch review