1. Wikimedians gather in Italian alpine town Esino Lario for 12th Wikimania

    Photo by Luisella Aliprandi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

    Each year, members of the Wikimedia community convene in one location to share experiences, learn from each other, and discuss the most critical issues of the movement. Wikimania 2016 will draw over a thousand attendees from more than 60 nations to Esino Lario, which has a year-round population of less than 800, from June 24-26.... Read more

  2. Content Translation is coming soon as a beta feature

    "Cx-new-languages" by Runabhattacharjee, under CC-Zero

    The Wikimedia Foundation’s Language Engineering team is happy to announce a new beta version of its Content Translation tool, which aims to make it easier to translate Wikipedia articles. (…)... Read more

  3. Adding guided tours to Wikipedia

    Today, we’re happy to announce interactive guided tours, a new software feature that will enable Wikipedia editors and readers to learn about the project.... Read more

  4. Google Summer of Code students reach project milestones

  5. Improving the accuracy of the active editors metric

  6. Wikimedia Foundation selects nine students for summer software projects

  7. Project ideas, students, and mentors wanted to improve Wikimedia tech this summer

  8. US Cultural Partnerships Coordinator: Lori Byrd Phillips

  9. Do It Yourself Analytics with Wikipedia

  10. New comparative study to re-examine the quality and accuracy of Wikipedia