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Month: July 2009

Year: 2009 Week: 31 Number: 113

Technical news [arwp: New namespace] – the Arabic Wikipedia Community has agreed to create a new namespace called “Supplement”. It will contain most of date pages (days, months, years, decades, etc.), disambiguation...

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Year: 2009 Week: 30 Number: 112

Technical news [Media server problems] – there were some media load problems on all the sites, which caused “extreme slowness or temporary inaccessibility”. The sysadmins took advantage of this downtime to redo the...

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Year: 2009 Week: 28 Number: 111

Proposals [Logo Wiktionary] – End of 2006 a winner of a new logo selection process was declared for Wiktionary.  Some Wiktionary accepted and used the new logo, others did not. (like the English Wiktionary). In any case...

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Year: 2009 Week: 27 Number: 110

Technical news [Michael Jackson Kills WP] – Michael Jackson, the “King of Pop”, died this week and nearly took Wikipedia down with him (as well as many other websites).  Wikimedia sites were unresponsive for a...

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