Wikimedia wins small victory in challenge to NSA “Upstream” spying

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Spread the loveTweet reader comments 23 Share this story The Wikimedia Foundation has won another day in court challenging the National Security Agency over the government’s so-called “Upstream” surveillance program…


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20,000 Chinese writers will create their own Wikipedia competitor

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Spread the loveTweet “The Chinese Encyclopaedia is not a book, but a Great Wall of culture,” said editor-in-chief Yang Muzhi. Wikipedia via Getty Images reader comments 2 Share this story…


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China is recruiting 20,000 people to create its own Wikipedia

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Spread the loveTweet Employing thousands of scholars to write about more than 100 different disciplines, the ‘Chinese Encyclopedia’ will go online next year, with the editor behind the project, Yang…


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Hate the News? Wikipedia’s Co-Founder Wants You to Edit It

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Spread the loveTweet You read the news. But if Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales’ hunch is right, you’ll want to edit it, too. Wales is raising money to bring a new…


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Wikitribune is Jimmy Wales’ attempt to wage war on fake news

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Spread the loveTweet Enlarge / Wikipedia cofounder Jimmy Wales. Clodagh Kilcoyne/Getty Images reader comments 3 Share this story Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales wants to bring together unpaid volunteers and journalists…


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Wikipedia co-founder launches Wikitribune to fight fake news

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Spread the loveTweet Wikitribune‘s existence (and success) will depend on donations from people who believe in its mission and the journalism it’s producing. The site will cover traditional news beats,…


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