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One man's mission to get 'comprised of' off Wikipedia

Feb 4, 2015
One editor has removed tens of thousands of one very specific error from the site.
Posted In: Wikipedia, language, editing

A future we haven't imagined, but might forget

Aug 7, 2014
Europe's search engine policy repercussions might surprise us in a bad way.
Posted In: right to be forgotten, Google, Europe, European Union, Wikipedia

Users booted from Wikipedia over 'sock puppetry' accusations

Oct 25, 2013
A look at the practice of "sock puppetry" on Wikipedia, where users maintain multiple accounts to trick other editors.
Posted In: Wikipedia

Wikimania 2013: What's next for Wikipedia?

Aug 12, 2013
The online, crowd-sourced encyclopedia is thinking about a more social, inclusive future.
Posted In: Wikipedia, diversity, crowdsourcing

CEO of Wikimedia on making a site useful for billions

Jan 31, 2013
Wikimedia head Sue Gardner talks about growing the popular web collaboration project, Wikipedia.
Posted In: Wikipedia, women

Flame virus was created by American and Israeli intelligence

Jun 21, 2012
The Washington Post reports the malware was meant to be a spy precursor to a later sabotage attack.
Posted In: malware, Wikipedia

Wikipedia gets big numbers on dark day

Jan 19, 2012
Blackout is a hit. Quick, someone tell the Scorpions.
Posted In: SOPA, Wikipedia, Petition

Mid-day Extra: Will students miss Wikipedia today?

Jan 18, 2012
The Wikipedia website blackout, in protest to the proposed Stop Online Piracy Act, might hurt some more than others.
Posted In: Wikipedia, library, Education

Wikipedia goes dark, Yang goes home

Jan 18, 2012
A SOPA/PIPA protest, and a Yahoo! founder's departure.
Posted In: Wikipedia, Yahoo, SOPA, PIPA, Protect IP Act, Stop Online Piracy Act

Jerry Yang leaves Yahoo as Wikipedia blacks out

Jan 18, 2012
Big tech news today as a co-founder of Yahoo jumps ship. Meanwhile, Wikipedia is fighting against SOPA by blacking out its site for 24 hours.
Posted In: Wikipedia, SOPA, Yahoo, Jerry Yang

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