Wikidata was one of the dominating themes at Wikimania 2014. Many talks mentioned it in passing, even those that didn’t focus on technical topics. Structured data with Wikibase were a topic that was often talked about, be it in discussions on the future of Wikimedia Commons or in projects that do something with GLAM.
When it comes to Wikidata, more and more people are beginning to see the light, so to say. It was fitting that Lydia Pintscher’s talk on Wikidata used this metaphor for the projects: creating more dots of light on the map of free knowledge.
Another excellent talk on Wikidata was dedicated to the research around it. Markus Krötzsch took us on a journey through the data behind the free knowledge base that anyone can edit.
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