Discovery Weekly Update for the week starting 2018-02-05
Below you'll find the weekly update from the Search Platform team for the
week starting 2018-02-05.
As always, feedback and questions welcome.
== Discussions ==
=== Search ===
* Gehel took on the task of porting elasticsearch metrics to Prometheus 
* Erik investigated a replacement for our automated relevance labeling and
created a potential summer of code task 
== Other Noteworthy Stuff ==
* Trey deployed Cyrillic/Latin transliteration (using Language Converter
) for Crimean Tatar–language wikis.
== Did you know? ==
* There are an estimated 7,000+ languages  spoken or signed in the
world. Over 800 of them are found in Papua New Guinea,  making it the
most linguistically diverse place on earth. The most widely used language
of PNG is Tok Pisin,  which is a creole language,  which is a
language derived from a mixture of other languages. Tok Pisin takes much of
its vocabulary from English, but also from German, Malay, Portuguese and
local Austronesian languages.