Wikipedia founder slated “white monopoly capital” PR firm Bell Pottinger
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales slated PR firm Bell Pottinger for “ethical blindness” in 2011 after it altered details of its clients’ reputations online - well before it made headlines in SA.
HTTPS has helped safeguard Wikipedia
New research from the Harvard community found that HTTPS has prevented governments from seeing which page a user is viewing on Wikipedia, which helped fight censorship in numerous countries.
“The news is broken and we can fix it”
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales is developing a new platform called Wikitribune – a “living, breathing tool that’ll present accurate information with real evidence”.
Why getting medical advice from Wikipedia isn’t a terrible idea
It may come as a surprise to learn that Wikipedia is the most commonly used source for obtaining medical information online – even among medical students and doctors.