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2011-02-09 09:33:00


2011-01-16 05:50:00

According to a new report, over 50 percent of US adult Internet users look up information on Wikipedia.

2011-01-14 11:00:00

FRANKFURT, Germany, January 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A new tool to evaluate the quality of Wikipedia articles is now available.

2011-01-13 06:00:00

Wikipedia said on Wednesday that it would target India, and possibly Brazil, in seeking to reach its goal of 1 billion users.

2011-01-05 08:13:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- January 15, 2011 will mark a decade of Wikipedia. Founded by Jimmy Wales in 2001, Wikipedia has become the fifth most popular website in the world with 410 million monthly readers (comScore, November 2010).

2010-12-15 06:30:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Large images of Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales have for weeks dominated each and every page on Wikipedia, accompanied by a request for donations. Seen by 400 million unique visitors monthly, Mr.

2010-11-18 06:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Wikipedia, the most popular reference site on the Internet, has nearly 400 million unique visitors each month and is consulted almost 3,000 times every second.

2010-11-05 00:00:40

Tech Limelight Launches Beta Website Blending Features from Digg, Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, and More In an increasingly fragmented internet landscape, Tech Limelight aims to create a community maintained, singular resource that aggregates information and trends in the consumer technology industry.

2010-10-18 08:00:00

REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Microsoft Research today announced the launch of the beta version of WikiBhasha, a multilingual content creation tool for Wikipedia.

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