OpenRefine January 2020 Review

With the new year, we decided to start a monthly review of what happened in the OpenRefine community.  We listed below a summary of what happened in December 2019 and January 2020. Let us know if we missed something.

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Community announcements

Release and contribution

Release: OpenRefine v3.3 including:
  • A new menu for joining (concatenating) columns has been added (#2109)
  • Commonly used fields in dialogs now have autofocus (#2130)
  • The Wikidata extension now supports adding dates with custom calendars (#2136)
  • Calling reconciliation services via CORS is now supported (#2260)
  • All columns can be blanked down or filled down at once (#2280)
  • New "Blank values per column" and "Blank records per column" facets were added (#2220)
Other community contributions: