Tag: Wiki

Semantic MediaWiki now has a YouTube channel!

For many years, the talks at SMWCon, the biyearly Semantic MediaWiki conference, have been recorded. These recordings have ended up at various locations, though are always linked from the conference program pages on the wiki. Perhaps long overdue,… Read More

Semantic MediaWiki news

It’s been a while since I last wrote about Semantic MediaWiki, even though several noteworthy things have happened since. In this post I’ll highlight some things that have happened since the 2.0 release. Semantic MediaWiki 2.1 Semantic MediaWiki… Read More

New MediaWiki extension: Spark

Yesterday I quickly wrote up a simple (but awesome) MediaWiki extension that allows you to make use of the Spark library in your wiki. Spark as described on the Spark website: The web is not only growing in… Read More

Extension management platform

After doing a pile of research on how to best create an extension management platform for MediaWiki as my Google Summer of Code project, I realized that a lot of the work that I wanted to do was… Read More

Google Summer of Code 2010

Like last year, I’ve been accepted for GSoC 2010 – yay! The Google Summer of Code (GSoC) is an annual program, first held from May to August 2005, in which Google awards stipends to hundreds of students who… Read More

Working for Wikimedia Foundation

As of today I’m working for the Wikimedia Foundation as developer. I have a 3 month contract, after which I’ll participate in GSoC 2010, and do a project for … well… Wikimedia Foundation 🙂 (I’ll post more about… Read More

Wiki overhaul

I did a thorough overhaul of my wiki. I cleaned out the mess, put in some nice demo data, installed the latest version of Semantic Bundle, upgraded to MediaWiki 1.16alpha, put in a new logo and switched to… Read More