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wikipedia bans congress
2014-07-28 04:56:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online It sounds like the kind of joke you’d see on a late-night talk show, but there is no punch line: Wikipedia has actually banned some members of the US Congress from making page edits for the next 10 days. Yes, Wikipedia – the same website whose own help pages state that “anyone can edit any unprotected page and improve articles immediately for all readers” – has temporarily stripped an IP address linked to the House of...

2014-02-19 23:03:29

NameJet.com is partnering with Top Level Design, LLC, to bring the new gTLD .wiki to the domain name marketplace. NameJet will oversee the Sunrise and Landrush auctions and help with future premium auctions. Kirkland, WA (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Top Level Design, LLC, the applicant for the new top level domain .wiki, has selected NameJet, the leading domain name auction platform, to operate the sunrise and landrush auctions and help with future premium auctions. NameJet provides .wiki...

Wikipedia Sends Cease And Desist Letter To Sockpuppetters
2013-11-22 11:51:37

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People turn to Wikipedia for everything from finding trivia answers to delivering speeches, making accurate and bias-free content on the site a necessity for its existence. Now, the Wikimedia Foundation (WMF) which runs Wikipedia is stepping up its efforts against a Texas firm it has accused of paid advocacy through the editing of content on the online resource. On Tuesday, attorneys representing WMF sent a “cease-and-desist”...

New Book Identifies Most Controversial Wikipedia Topics
2013-07-18 13:06:58

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Warning, this article may be heavily edited. The preview of a new book reveals the top ten topics that spark "edit wars" on Wikipedia. "The most controversial topics on Wikipedia: A multilingual and geographic analysis," written by Taha Yasseri, Anselm Spoerri, Mark Graham and Janos Kertesz; posted a draft chapter of a book that is to be published next year by Scarecrow Press. The forthcoming book was written by a team of researchers...

2013-04-18 23:03:18

Wikipagecreation.com is currently launching an exciting new website that will help visitors learn more about the endless possibilities that await in creating informative pages for businesses. Los Angeles, Ca (PRWEB) April 18, 2013 Wikipagecreation.com is currently launching an exciting new website that will help visitors learn more about the endless possibilities that await in creating informative pages for businesses. Productivity can be greatly increased when the proper information...

2012-07-04 23:02:41

Combining speed reading training with the discovery of powerful facts, 7 Speed Reading is delighted to announce their new Wiki-Connect technology. New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 03, 2012 7 Speed Reading is a critically acclaimed software package that aims to drastically increase reading speeds. Raising the bar once again, the company behind the software today announced its latest feature, Wiki-Connect. The powerful platform uses propriety technology to allow users to complete exercises...


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2013-03-16 00:00:00

A wiki is simply a website that allows the users to create and edit any number of interlinked web pages through a simplified markup language. They are often powered with wiki software and used to collaborative wiki websites, power community websites, for note taking, and in knowledge management systems. Some wikis serve specific purpose while others are more of an open content format. Wiki, meaning fast in Hawaiian, was first created by Ward Cunningham who developed WikiWikiWeb. Wikis...

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Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.