Slashdot Items Tagged "wikipedia"

Date / Time Story
Thursday May 31, 2018 @05:33PM Google Listed 'Nazism' as the Ideology of the California Republican Party
Sunday May 13, 2018 @04:30AM Last Stop For Wikipedia's Feuding Editors -- Online High Court
Monday May 07, 2018 @07:23AM Decade Old Academic Paper on Global Climate Zones Named the Most Cited Source on Wikipedia
Sunday April 01, 2018 @05:31PM Teenage Subway Aficionados Help With the Upkeep of Every One of New York City's 472 Subway Stations -- At Least on Wikipedia
Tuesday March 20, 2018 @06:04PM Did Stephen Hawking Owe a Nobel Physicist a Subscription To a Softcore Porn Magazine?
Sunday March 18, 2018 @03:04AM Why Do People Go To Wikipedia? A Survey Suggests It's Their Desire To Go Down that Random Rabbit Hole
Wednesday March 14, 2018 @03:57PM Wikipedia Had No Idea YouTube Was Going To Use It To Fact-Check Conspiracy Theories
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @07:33PM YouTube Will Add Information From Wikipedia To Videos About Conspiracies
Monday March 12, 2018 @03:22AM What Image Should Represent All of Humanity On Wikipedia?
Sunday February 18, 2018 @07:43PM Google Trains AI To Write Wikipedia Articles
Sunday February 18, 2018 @02:14PM The Wikipedia Zero Program Will End This Year
Thursday February 08, 2018 @09:39AM Wikipedia Has Become a Science Reference Source Even Though Scientists Don't Cite it
Friday November 24, 2017 @01:32PM There's Now a Dark Web Version of Wikipedia
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:20AM Nearly All of Wikipedia Is Written By Just 1 Percent of Its Editors
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @12:01PM Jimmy Wales' WikiTribune is Already Biased
Thursday October 12, 2017 @03:11PM 'Maybe Wikipedia Readers Shouldn't Need Science Degrees To Digest Articles About Basic Topics'
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @02:11PM The XHamster Wikipedia Page Is Suddenly Immensely Popular, and No One Knows Why
Wednesday June 07, 2017 @10:31AM Wikimedia Executives Receive Six-figure Golden Handshakes
Monday May 29, 2017 @11:47AM Wikipedia's Switch To HTTPS Has Successfully Fought Government Censorship
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @07:15PM Wikimedia Is Clear To Sue the NSA Over Its Use of Warrantless Surveillance Tools
Monday May 01, 2017 @04:33PM China is Recruiting 20,000 People To Write Its Own Wikipedia
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @11:06AM Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales is Launching an Online Publication To Fight Fake News
Thursday April 20, 2017 @09:46AM Wikipedia's 'Ban' of 'The Daily Mail' Didn't Really Happen
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:06PM Study Reveals Bot-On-Bot Editing Wars Raging On Wikipedia's Pages
Sunday February 12, 2017 @10:15PM 34 'Highly Toxic Users' Wrote 9% of the Personal Attacks On Wikipedia
Sunday February 12, 2017 @08:10AM Wikipedia Comments Destroyed by a Few Highly Toxic Users
Wednesday February 08, 2017 @06:05PM Wikipedia Bans Daily Mail As 'Unreliable' Source
Thursday January 26, 2017 @11:44PM Software Engineers Are the Heroes of New Computer History Museum Exhibit
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @10:49AM Wikimedia Foundation Nabs $3 Million Grant To Improve Accessibility of Free Commons' Content
Sunday January 01, 2017 @08:18PM Wikipedia Announces Their Most Viewed Articles Of 2016
Monday December 26, 2016 @02:51PM The Project To Revive Abandoned Wikipedia Pages Has Been Abandoned
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:56PM Wikipedia Announces the Most Edited Articles of 2016
Friday December 16, 2016 @12:31PM Wikipedia Exceeds Fundraising Target, But Continues Asking For More Money
Monday November 07, 2016 @10:39AM Wikipedia's Not as Biased as You Might Think, Say Harvard Researchers
Thursday October 27, 2016 @11:27AM Wikipedia Community and Internet Archive Partner To Fix One Million Broken Links on Wikipedia
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:11PM Vandalism Detection Contest Sponsored For Wikidata
Sunday August 28, 2016 @01:53PM Microsoft Lost a City Because They Used Wikipedia Data
Friday August 19, 2016 @05:35AM Wikiverse Turns Wikipedia Into a Marvelous Galaxy of Knowledge
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:11PM 145 Tech Leaders Say 'Trump Would Be A Disaster For Innovation'
Monday May 30, 2016 @01:08PM Net Neutrality Is Complicated: Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @10:42AM Wikipedia Editor Says Site's Toxic Community Has Him Contemplating Suicide
Saturday May 14, 2016 @03:28PM Wikipedia Announces Their 10 Longest Featured Articles
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @09:52AM Wikipedia Is Basically a Corporate Bureaucracy, Says Study
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @10:54AM Angola's Wikipedia Pirates Are Exposing Loopholes in Zero Rating
Saturday February 13, 2016 @06:47PM Reluctant Wikipedia Lifts Lid On $2.5M Internet Search Engine Project
Friday February 12, 2016 @07:50PM US Copyright Law Forces Wikimedia To Remove the Diary of Anne Frank
Friday January 29, 2016 @05:44PM Arnnon Geshuri, Newest Wikimedia Trustee, Forced To Resign
Thursday April 16, 2015 @08:54AM How Many Hoaxes Are On Wikipedia? No One Knows
Friday March 13, 2015 @11:07PM Wikipedia Entries On NYPD Violence Get Some Edits From Headquarters
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @08:25AM Wikimedia Foundation Files Suit Against NSA and DOJ
Monday February 09, 2015 @01:53AM The Bizarre and Complex Story of a Failed Wikipedia Software Extension
Tuesday February 03, 2015 @02:02PM One Man's Quest To Rid Wikipedia of Exactly One Grammatical Mistake
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @11:28AM A Mismatch Between Wikimedia's Pledge Drive and Its Cash On Hand?
Friday November 28, 2014 @02:51AM Wikipedia's "Complicated" Relationship With Net Neutrality
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @12:17PM Meet the 36 people who run Wikipedia
Saturday October 11, 2014 @04:08PM How Spurious Wikipedia Edits Can Attach a Name To a Scandal, 35 Years On
Thursday September 18, 2014 @03:25PM Ask Slashdot: How To Pick Up Astronomy and Physics As an Adult?
Thursday August 28, 2014 @06:00PM Why Women Have No Time For Wikipedia
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @10:54AM Wikipedia Gets Critical Reception from UK Press at Wikimania 2014
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @12:01PM Wikipedia Reports 50 Links From Google 'Forgotten', Issues Transparency Report
Monday July 28, 2014 @09:03PM Dear Museums: Uploading Your Content To Wikimedia Commons Just Got Easier
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:23PM $10 Million Lawsuit Against Wikipedia Editors "Stragetically" Withdrawn
Sunday June 29, 2014 @06:16PM US National Archives Will Upload All Its Holdings To Wikipedia
Tuesday May 27, 2014 @11:49AM Wikipedia Medical Articles Found To Have High Error Rate
Tuesday April 08, 2014 @10:16AM German Wikipedia Has Problems With Paid Editing — and Threats of Violence
Tuesday March 25, 2014 @09:14AM Jimmy Wales To 'Holistic Healers': Prove Your Claims the Old-Fashioned Way
Thursday March 20, 2014 @12:12PM Russian Civil Law Changed By Wikimedia
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @09:28AM Major Wikipedia Donors Caught Editing Their Own Articles
Tuesday February 18, 2014 @10:08AM FLOSS Codecs Emerge Victorious In Wikimedia Vote
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @11:40AM IBM Employees Caught Editing Wikipedia
Saturday February 08, 2014 @11:15AM Finnish Police Board Wants Justification For Wikipedia's Fundraising Campaign
Friday January 17, 2014 @08:19AM Wikimedia Community Debates H.264 Support On Wikipedia Sites.
Tuesday November 26, 2013 @10:11AM Have 100GB Free? Host Your Own Copy of Wikipedia, With Images
Wednesday November 20, 2013 @01:48PM Wikimedia Sends Cease and Desist Letter To Firm Providing Paid Editing Services
Saturday November 09, 2013 @12:31AM Wikimedia Launches Beta Program To Test Upcoming Features
Wednesday October 23, 2013 @12:43PM Wikipedia's Participation Problem
Thursday June 27, 2013 @11:48AM Interview: Ask Jimmy Wales What You Will
Sunday May 05, 2013 @12:44PM Campaign Raises Funds To Send Wikipedia Readers To Kids Without Internet
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @08:38AM Wikipedia Moved To MariaDB 5.5
Monday April 08, 2013 @01:32AM Why French Govt's Attempt to Censor Wikipedia Matters
Saturday April 06, 2013 @09:09AM French Intelligence Agency Forces Removal of Wikipedia Entry
Monday February 25, 2013 @12:21PM WebCitation calls for cash on FundRazr
Saturday January 19, 2013 @04:48PM Wikimedia To Move Its Servers To Ashburn, Virginia
Saturday December 29, 2012 @03:52AM Strong Foundations: FreeBSD, Wikimedia Raise Buckets of Development Money
Saturday November 17, 2012 @03:23PM How Can Wikipedia's Visual Editor Top Other Word Processors?
Friday October 26, 2012 @12:21AM Wikipedia Is Nearing Completion
Tuesday October 16, 2012 @09:33AM Wikipedia Zero Wants to Make Wikipedia Free
Thursday September 06, 2012 @09:50AM Jimmy Wales Threatens To Obstruct UK Government Snooping
Saturday August 11, 2012 @01:19PM Let The Campaign Edit Wars Begin
Wednesday August 08, 2012 @10:02AM Wikipedia Edits Forecast Romney's Vice Presidential Pick
Tuesday August 07, 2012 @10:44PM Wikipedia Edits Forecast Romney's Vice Presidential Pick
Thursday August 02, 2012 @09:39AM Wikipedia-sponsored 'pilot study' lauds Wikipedia accuracy
Saturday July 14, 2012 @07:35AM Why Is Wikipedia So Ugly?
Monday July 09, 2012 @09:49PM Russian Wikipedia Shutters In Protest of Internet Blacklist Plans
Monday July 09, 2012 @08:00PM Russian Wikipedia shutters in protest of Internet Blacklist plans
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @12:21PM Wikipedia As a "War Zone," Rather Than a Collaboration
Monday June 25, 2012 @05:52AM Jimmy Wales Calls UK Government To Halt O'Dwyer Extradition
Monday June 25, 2012 @03:58AM Wales Launches Dwyer Petition
Thursday May 31, 2012 @11:26AM What should we do about Wikipedia's porn problem?
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @11:24AM Statisticians Investigate Political Bias on Wikipedia
Friday May 18, 2012 @02:44AM GMU Prof Teaches How To Falsify Wikipedia — and Get Caught
Wednesday May 16, 2012 @10:29PM History Professor Teaches How to Falsify Wikipedia
Wednesday May 16, 2012 @01:01PM Kevin Bacon Meets Wikipedia With New Pathfinding Program
Wednesday May 16, 2012 @08:04AM Kevin Bacon Meets Wikipedia With New Pathfinding Program
Wednesday May 02, 2012 @01:57PM Jimmy Wales Backs UK Government Bid To Free Academic Data
Sunday April 08, 2012 @10:32AM Wikipedia Mobile Apps Switch To OpenStreetMap
Friday March 16, 2012 @04:10AM Wikipedia Didn't Kill Brittanica — Encarta Did
Thursday March 08, 2012 @03:49PM Wikipedia parent ditching GoDaddy for MarkMonitor
Wednesday February 15, 2012 @11:17AM The 'Undue Weight' of truth on Wikipedia
Monday February 13, 2012 @06:44PM Wikipedia dumps GoDaddy for MarkMonitor
Friday February 10, 2012 @09:46PM Wikipedia Hasn't Forgiven GoDaddy
Friday February 10, 2012 @07:06AM Wikipedia hasn't forgiven GoDaddy
Wednesday February 01, 2012 @10:29AM Wikipedia Chooses Lua As Its New Template Language
Sunday January 22, 2012 @08:32AM Official Wikipedia Android App Using PhoneGap
Wednesday January 18, 2012 @02:36AM How to Access Wikipedia During the Blackout
Wednesday January 18, 2012 @02:14AM Tech Giants give us a taste of a censored web.
Wednesday January 18, 2012 @01:31AM Wikipedia Blackout Begins
Tuesday January 17, 2012 @09:45AM Wikipedia Still Set For Full Blackout Wednesday
Monday January 16, 2012 @04:43PM Wikipedia set for full blackout Wednesday
Thursday December 29, 2011 @04:53PM Wikipedia To Dump GoDaddy Over SOPA
Thursday December 29, 2011 @07:57AM Wikipedia to dump GoDaddy over SOPA.
Thursday September 22, 2011 @08:27AM Wikimedia Foundation Releases Their Server Config
Saturday September 10, 2011 @12:12PM Ask Slashdot: Wikipedia's Frustrating Citations
Monday August 15, 2011 @12:34PM Fluidinfo, Wikipedia For Databases
Friday August 05, 2011 @07:14AM Wikipedia is losing contributors
Friday July 22, 2011 @06:54PM Release of 33GiB of Scientific Publications
Thursday July 21, 2011 @10:32PM Facebook Is Most Hated Social Media Company
Tuesday July 05, 2011 @12:46PM Company Fined €25,000 For Altering Wikipedia
Tuesday July 05, 2011 @11:59AM Company fined €25,000 for altering Wikipedia
Friday July 01, 2011 @06:46PM Does Creative Commons Work With Pseudonymity?
Monday June 27, 2011 @08:50AM Wikipedia Adds "WikiLove" For Newbie Editors
Sunday June 26, 2011 @10:29AM WikiLove to encourage newbie editors?
Saturday June 25, 2011 @02:17PM Could Wikipedia Become a Supercomputer?
Monday June 13, 2011 @04:58PM Crowdsourcing Literary Translation
Monday June 06, 2011 @10:02AM Palin Fans Deface Paul Revere Wikipedia Page
Friday June 03, 2011 @01:32PM DMCA takedown of Wikipedia hyperlinks to PCI spec
Thursday May 26, 2011 @01:31PM The Petition to Classify Wikipedia a "World Wonder"
Wednesday May 25, 2011 @02:52PM Is Wikipedia As Important as the Great Pyramids?
Monday May 23, 2011 @06:35PM Wikipedia Edits Around the World
Monday May 16, 2011 @02:17PM Bill Clinton Suggests Internet Fact Agency
Saturday May 14, 2011 @08:40PM Facebook PR Firm Edited Its Own Wikipedia Page
Friday April 08, 2011 @04:41PM Editing Wikipedia Helps Professor Attain Tenure
Thursday April 07, 2011 @12:26PM Editing Wikipedia Helps Professor Win Tenure
Thursday March 31, 2011 @02:56PM Wikipedia Wants More Contributions From Academics
Friday March 18, 2011 @01:29AM Wikipedia will delete Nazi dinosaurs
Tuesday March 08, 2011 @06:01PM Wikipedia Moves To Delete the Free Speech Flag
Monday March 07, 2011 @10:51PM Wikipedia moves to delete the Free Speech flag
Sunday March 06, 2011 @10:33PM wikipedia deletes Free Speech PS3 flag
Thursday March 03, 2011 @10:34AM Old Man Murray Entry Deleted From Wikipedia
Wednesday February 09, 2011 @12:00PM Robot Internet/Hive Mind Under Development
Sunday February 06, 2011 @12:36PM Wikipedia Works to Close Gender Gap
Sunday January 30, 2011 @05:43PM Google Would Beat Bing At Jeopardy, Says Wolfram
Sunday January 30, 2011 @05:09PM Google Would Beat Bing at Jeopardy, says Wolfram
Saturday January 15, 2011 @03:45PM Happy 10th Birthday To Wikipedia
Thursday January 13, 2011 @11:34AM Jimmy Wales Declares App Store Models a Threat
Monday January 03, 2011 @01:18PM Wikipedia Meets $16M Budget Goal
Monday January 03, 2011 @09:12AM Wikipedia meets $16M budget goal
Friday December 17, 2010 @05:09AM Should Wikipedia Just Accept Ads Already?
Friday December 17, 2010 @02:10AM Judge Declares Mistrial Because of Wikipedia
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @06:23AM WikiLeaks’ Biggest Revelation: Poor Security
Saturday December 04, 2010 @11:38AM Wikipedia Pages Now On Amazon — With Product Links
Sunday November 14, 2010 @11:10PM Wikipedia Could Block 67 Million Verizon Customers
Saturday October 30, 2010 @12:14PM Can you use Wikipedia to decide who to vote for?
Friday October 22, 2010 @02:36PM Can Wikipedia Teach Us All How To Just Get Along?
Monday September 27, 2010 @08:15PM Wikmedia and BitTorrent Video Distribution Trails
Sunday September 26, 2010 @10:43AM Competition Produces Vandalism Detection For Wikis
Thursday September 09, 2010 @11:04PM Wikipedia Entry Turned Into Actual Encyclopedia
Thursday September 02, 2010 @02:27AM Wikipedia Reveals Secret of 'The Mousetrap'
Monday August 30, 2010 @12:27PM Prosecutor Loses Case For Citing Wikipedia
Wednesday August 25, 2010 @01:40AM Textbook references Wikipedia
Saturday August 21, 2010 @06:48PM Zionists organize to edit Wikipedia
Tuesday August 03, 2010 @11:03AM FBI Instructs Wikipedia To Drop FBI Seal
Thursday July 29, 2010 @10:58PM A $20 8-Bit Wikipedia Reader For Your TV
Tuesday June 15, 2010 @01:38PM Wikipedia To Unlock Frequently Vandalized Pages
Tuesday June 15, 2010 @10:09AM Wikipedia to unlock frequently vandalized pages
Friday May 21, 2010 @08:11AM YouTube Blocked In Pakistan
Monday May 17, 2010 @01:11PM Wikimedia Confusion Swirls In Wake of Porn Charges
Monday May 17, 2010 @11:26AM Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Has Passport Confiscated
Monday May 17, 2010 @08:05AM Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has passport conf
Friday May 14, 2010 @06:36PM In Argentina, Law Against Plagiarism Plagiarized
Friday May 14, 2010 @02:29PM Wikipedia Updates Site Design, Brings New Features
Friday May 14, 2010 @12:57PM Wikipedia Is Not Amused By Entry For xkcd-Coined Word
Thursday May 13, 2010 @01:17PM Latest XKCD strip stirs up debate at Wikipedia
Saturday May 08, 2010 @12:35AM Wikipedia Offers a Book Creator
Friday May 07, 2010 @08:16PM Wikipedia offers a Book Creator
Friday May 07, 2010 @10:26AM Wales Supports Purging Porn From Wikipedia
Friday April 16, 2010 @05:30PM 1 Billion edits in Wikimedia projects
Monday April 12, 2010 @12:15PM Aussie Tech-Focused Wiki Launched
Monday April 12, 2010 @07:35AM Larry Sanger Tells FBI Wikipedia Distributes "Child Pornography"
Sunday April 11, 2010 @04:39PM New Aussie tech-focused 'Wikipedia' launched
Sunday April 04, 2010 @01:03PM Print-On-Demand Publisher VDM Infects Amazon
Friday March 26, 2010 @10:26PM Journalism Students Assigned To Write On Wikipedia
Wednesday March 24, 2010 @02:34PM Wikipedia Explains Today's Global Outage
Thursday March 18, 2010 @04:09AM Wikipedia's Assault On Patent-Encumbered Codecs
Wednesday March 17, 2010 @01:44AM How Students Use Wikipedia
Monday March 15, 2010 @11:13PM Study Released: How Students Use Wikipedia
Saturday March 06, 2010 @03:17PM Why Wikipedia Articles Vary So Much In Quality
Sunday February 28, 2010 @03:46PM Developing a Vandalism Detector For Wikipedia
Thursday February 18, 2010 @11:04AM Google Donates $2 Million To the Wikimedia Foundation
Thursday February 18, 2010 @06:07AM Google donates $2 million to the Wikimedia Foundat