Wikipedia

08.17.15
Wikipedia's volunteers are no match for PR agencies
08.17.15

Wikipedia's volunteers are no match for PR agencies

Wikipedia is struggling to fight the combined forces of volunteer apathy and PR agencies.

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06.13.15
Wikipedia's secure pages stop others from tracking your fact finding
06.13.15

Wikipedia's secure pages stop others from tracking your fact finding

You may not think that the security of your Wikipedia research is a big deal, but it can be. You d...

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03.13.15
NYPD edited Wikipedia pages on police brutality, stop-and-frisk
03.13.15

NYPD edited Wikipedia pages on police brutality, stop-and-frisk

Apparently it's not just politicians that are concerned about their reputation on Wikipedia -- a r...

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12.09.14
Chrome experiment turns Wikipedia into a virtual galaxy
12.09.14

Chrome experiment turns Wikipedia into a virtual galaxy

There's no denying Wikipedia's usefulness, but French computer science student Owen Cornec believe...

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11.19.14
Computers are ranking the world's important authors
11.19.14

Computers are ranking the world's important authors

Trying to rate the world's literary giants is tricky at best. Do you go by the number of books sol...

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10.11.14
Recommended Reading: Winning (and losing) big on a video poker bug
10.11.14

Recommended Reading: Winning (and losing) big on a video poker bug

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

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10.11.14
Polish town builds a $14,000 statue in honor of Wikipedia
10.11.14

Polish town builds a $14,000 statue in honor of Wikipedia

Most people show appreciation for Wikipedia by donating a bit of money to keep it running, but the...

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08.22.14
US House of Representatives faces Wikipedia ban thanks to trollish edits
08.22.14

US House of Representatives faces Wikipedia ban thanks to trollish edits

We already know that the United States Congress (or the countless people it employs) can't seem to...

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08.04.14
Android Wear app tries to squeeze Wikipedia onto your wrist
08.04.14

Android Wear app tries to squeeze Wikipedia onto your wrist

Android Wear will soon be buzzing our wrists numb with notifications, but what else can you do on...

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