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Wikipedia Edits

Amanda Terkel

Why Are Hill Staffers Anonymously Editing Wikipedia Pages On The Horse Head Mask, 'Step Up 3D'? | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new Twitter account is keeping track of all the Capitol Hill staffers -- or members -- who are anonymously making changes to Wikipedia...

Wikipedia, A New Perspective on an Old Problem

Deepak Chopra | Posted 07.15.2014 | Technology
Deepak Chopra

A group of researchers and archivists approached me awhile back to explain how Wikipedia works and offered to mediate. They informed me that the problems that are occurring are not because of Wikipedia's rules and policies, but despite them.

Wait, What's Your Country's Legal Drinking Age?

Posted 03.10.2014 | Comedy

In case you were wondering what the legal drinking age is in other countries, there's a whole Wikipedia page for that. But if you were specifically w...

The Most Controversial Person On Wikipedia

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology

Brewing beneath the surface of every popular Wikipedia page is a minor war. Wikipedians bicker with each other in hidden "Talk" pages about word choic...

Check Out This Realtime Map Of People Messing Up Wikipedia

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 05.13.2013 | Technology

A new site based on Wikipedia has proven to be quite addicting. Wikipedia Recent Changes Map, released earlier this month by programmers Stephen LaPor...

'Sex,' 'Ethics,' 'Church' Edits Tell Story Of GOP Primary Candidates

Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

The long, winding road of the GOP primary has given birth to a number of stories that have crafted the image and public records of the various candida...

How Attempts To Rewrite History On Wikipedia Get Quashed

Techland | Posted 08.08.2011 | Technology

History, they say, is written by the winners. Luckily for fans of former Governor of Alaska Sarah Palin, the same can't be said about Wikipedia....