Readers/Status updates/2017-01


This is the monthly update for the Reading team covering October 2016 to January 2017. Future updates will be monthly.


Web (Desktop and Mobile)[edit]

  • Allowing Wikidata to help with a quick article disambiguation on all languages on mobile, is now available on almost all languages
  • Related pages is currently available on almost all languages, A feature that supports helping readers read more articles related to the subject they are browsing.
  • The team is collaborating with WMDE on enhancing PDF render output
  • The team has been working on several issues related to enhancing image selection for features that has thumbnails
  • Hovercards refactoring accomplished. Looking to roll out to the first phase of Wikipedias in mid-February
  • Several design layout changes started last quarter and will continue their development in this quarter