Wikipedia bans editors from citing Daily Mail as source

Wikipedia said Wednesday editors voted to bar the Daily Mail as a source of reference in its entries, adding that the news website was “generally unreliable.”

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Russia cancels Wikipedia ban that barely lasted a few hours

Russia on Tuesday canceled a ban on the Russian-language Wikipedia, which barely lasted a few hours and caused a storm among Russian online users.

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Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales launches charitable social network, phone service

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales thinks there’s “something really wrong with the web” and, as he wrote in a recent online “manifesto,” he wants “your help in fixing it.” For Wales, most social media networks treat users as commodities that can “be sold to advertisers,” while phone companies “spend huge amounts of money on” ads to sell users “what is essentially a commodity service.” Enter The People’s Operator. On Tuesday, Wales launched TPO, a charitable social network and phone service in the U.S.

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Tumblr, Wikipedia overhaul apps for iOS with new looks and features

Tumblr and Wikipedia released major updates to their iOS apps on Wednesday, revising their look as well as adding a number of features that expand their use and streamline navigation.



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