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Net neutrality is complicated: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales

Economic Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
"Wikipedia zero follows a very strict set of principles such as no money is ever exchanged and so on. Net neutrality is such a complicated topic, it is something that I am extremely passionate about and I think is incredibly important.
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Fans vandalize Noah Syndergaard's Wikipedia page after ejection - ‎22 hours ago‎
New York Mets star pitcher Noah Syndergaard was tossed Saturday night in the third inning after throwing a 99-mph pitch behind the back of Chase Utley.

[LISTEN] Getting medical info from Wikipedia isn't always a bad idea...

Eyewitness News - ‎6 hours ago‎
CAPE TOWN - Wikipedia has been described as inaccurate, incomplete and unreliable by some, and many tertiary institutions won't allow students to use Wikipedia for referencing in essays or assignments. Doctor Gwinyai Masukume, a medical doctor, ...
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Chase Utley owns the New York Mets, according to Wikipedia

Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia - ‎21 hours ago‎
The New York Mets' majority owner, Fred Wilpon, has a reported net worth of $500 million. But on Saturday night, the Mets were not owned by a suit who made their profits from real estate development.

Wikipedia's Co-Founder Explains Why We Need a Free Internet

VICE - ‎May 27, 2016‎
Jimmy Wales, the co-founder of Wikipedia, is one of the few people who can legitimately claim to have changed the world. His much-imitated open-content website has profoundly changed the way people access information.

Why getting medical advice from Wikipedia isn't a terrible idea

MyBroadband - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Many universities won't allow students to use Wikipedia as a reference in essays or assignments. So it may come as a surprise to learn that it's the most commonly used source for obtaining medical information online - even among medical students and ...
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Google Adds Thumbnails to Food Related Wikipedia Results

The SEM Post - ‎May 27, 2016‎
For example, “telline” and “gamberi” will only display on but “bolognese sauce” showed only in, but the Italian name for bolognese sauce didn't show the thumbnail, although it did have the Wikipedia page in the first results ...
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Drones over North Korea are dropping movies, music and Wikipedia on flash drives for 25m people - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Jung Gwang-il, founder of the group No Chain, reveals that information storage with films, TV programmes, music and web-free Wikipedia is being passed via unmanned robot flight. The measures are essential, says Mr Jung, as the grip Kim Jong-un exerts ...

Filter's Richard Patrick Plays 'Wikipedia: Fact or Fiction?'

Loudwire - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Richard Patrick has actually attempted to change his own Wikipedia page in the past, but was cited as an unreliable source about himself.

Celebrating 13 years of the Kannada-language Wikipedia

Daily News & Analysis - ‎May 22, 2016‎
The Kannada-language Wikipedia celebrated its 13th anniversary on February 14 in Mangalore. To celebrate the journey of the project and the community, Kannada Wikipedians gathered at Saint Aloysius College, Mangaluru on May 14.

Wiki Loves Earth photo competition comes to Australia for first time

ABC Online - ‎May 25, 2016‎
A nature photography competition organised by Wikipedia is open to Australians for the first time. Wiki Loves Earth (WLE) was first run in Ukraine in 2013 and has since spread globally.

Wikipedia Editor Says Site's Toxic Community Has Him Contemplating Suicide

Motherboard - ‎May 17, 2016‎
A longtime Wikipedia editor wrote an email to a large public mailing list Tuesday, saying he was contemplating suicide due to online abuse by his fellow Wikipedians.
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Wikipedia Editors Scrub References To Activist's Bin Laden Praise Following Breitbart Article

Breitbart News - ‎May 20, 2016‎
Yesterday, I covered Google's homepage image celebrating human rights activist Yuri Kochiyama, who openly admired Osama Bin Laden and many other violent figures.

Why getting medical information from Wikipedia isnt always a bad idea

EconoTimes - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Wikipedia's detractors will tell you that the site is inaccurate, incomplete and unreliable. Many universities won't allow students to use Wikipedia as a reference in essays or assignments. So it may come as a surprise to learn that it's the most ...

WISE women work to change Wikipedia

UIC News - ‎May 17, 2016‎
A group of women on campus are trying to change the current workings of Wikipedia. WISE WIKI - a project managed by UIC's Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) program - hopes to bridge the gender gap of women's representation on Wikipedia.

Prufrock: The Problem with Wikipedia, Eliot Rejects 'Animal Farm', and the Real 'King Lear'

The Weekly Standard (blog) - ‎May 26, 2016‎
The problem with Wikipedia: "Large parts of the media demonstrably use Wikipedia as their major or sole source of factual data; as a result, false or half-true claims (such as are found in any encyclopedia) can spread and take root with extraordinary ...
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'Mr. Robot' Cast on Using Wikipedia to Catch Up on Season 1, What to Expect From Season 2

Hollywood Reporter - ‎May 21, 2016‎
“I have to Wikipedia our own show!” Doubleday, who plays Angela, admitted at the fest. Esmail originally conceived the show as a film.

Sahapedia wants to be the Wikipedia for Indian culture

Business Standard - ‎May 27, 2016‎
When the season arrives, K Ramaswamy Pulavar's troupe performs in goddess Bhadrakali's temples in northern Kerala even when there's no one to watch their show.

Wikipedia Editors Call Out the Site's Abuse Problems

Mic - ‎May 18, 2016‎
On the web, harassment is everywhere: including Wikipedia. A recent email published by one of the web encyclopedia's editors highlights the difficulty people face in social spaces online and why forums need to do more to ensure a safe community.
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Milbank: GOP Obama-hunters take the Wikipedia approach

The Columbian - ‎May 26, 2016‎
Issa then questioned Chaffetz about each of the examples cited by Wikipedia contributors. This was a fitting close to the congressional probes of the Obama years.