Latest tech news from the Wikimedia technical community. Please tell other users about these changes. Not all changes will affect you. Translations are available.
- The Wikimedia Commons mobile app has a new version. Images uploaded using Nearby are now automatically added to the associated Wikidata item. You can browse other images on Commons. You can see your achievements and your upload statistics. It has also fixed some bugs. 
- MediaWiki web requests now have a time limit of 60 seconds for GET requests and 200 seconds for POST requests. 
- You could not see the menu on the notifications page on the mobile version. This has now been fixed. 
Changes later this week
- Special:AncientPages can hide disambiguation pages. 
- The new version of MediaWiki will be on test wikis and MediaWiki.org from 18 Septembers. It will be on non-Wikipedia wikis and some Wikipedias from 19 Septembers. It will be on all wikis from 20 Septembers (calendar).
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