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The Internetâ€™s largest company, Google, is offering a $2 million gift to Wikipedia to help support the volunteer-driven online encyclopedia that has become one of the netâ€™s most read websites.
PLEASANTON, Calif., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFish announced today that its multimedia search engine continues to grow in user base and that it anticipates more than 20 million searches in 2010.
A recent university study showed that Wikipedia, an online encyclopedia, "lost" some 49,000 of its volunteer editors in the first three months of this year.
Ten events in Internet history have been given Webby Awards after being named the top Internet moments of the decade.
HELSINKI, November 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Nokia Foundation has granted its 2009 award to Jimmy Wales, the founder of Wikipedia, the free, multilingual encyclopedia.
In at attempt to weed-out bogus information on their website, Wikipedia will soon begin experimenting with new screening methods.
SAN FRANCISCO and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Omidyar Network today announced a grant of up to $2 million over two years to the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that operates Wikipedia, one of the world's top 5 most visited websites.
Wikipedia said it has released an iPhone application to help smart phone users open pages of its revered online encyclopedia.
The English version of the online encyclopedia Wikipedia posted its three millionth article on Monday about a Norwegian actress.
- A hairdresser.