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Wikipedia bots more like humans than expected, claims a studySign in to Read

February 24, 2017 8:00 pm

We may have to devote more attention to bots' diverse social life and their different cultures, researchers said.

Digital native: Control A, BackspaceSign in to Read

June 05, 2016 3:00 am

The rewriting of textbooks should not be compared to the collaborations on Wikipedia, which only goes by evidence.

Scientific journal retracts article copied from Wikipedia entrySign in to Read

February 04, 2016 12:08 am

The quarterly journal announced in its latest issue, which came out in January 2016, that it was retracting that article.

12 bizarre articles you should read on Wikipedia's 15th birthdaySign in to Read

January 15, 2016 12:20 am

From nonsensical sentences and freak phenomena to conspiracy theories, Wikipedia has them all. To mark the online information source's 15th birthday, here are some really bizarre Wikipedia entries.

Happy birthday, WikipediaSign in to Read

January 15, 2016 12:02 am

The world’s biggest public library turned 15 today. No citation required

Wikipedia pages blocked in RussiaSign in to Read

August 26, 2015 3:57 pm

Internet Service Providers have started blocking Wikipedia pages in Russia

Wikipedia edits of ex-PM Nehru's profile: Government initiates probeSign in to Read

August 05, 2015 3:35 pm

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad was replying to a question in Lok Sabha on what action had been taken in the matter.

Government agency tried to change Nehru’s profile on Wikipedia, claims CongressSign in to Read

July 02, 2015 1:35 am

The Congress on Wednesday said that "mischievous" changes were made in Wikipedia pages related to former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru through a government of India IP address.

Now, print edition of Wikipedia available for $500,000 on demandSign in to Read

June 21, 2015 2:08 pm

A software lays out 7,600 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to print-on-demand site

Paper Clip: Disease Data from WikipediaSign in to Read

May 05, 2015 1:33 am

The Internet has trumped the act of collating reports from clinics and hospitals and established itself as the faster tool for tracking disease.