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Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales: “You Can’t Ban Blockchain. It’s Math!”

Cointelegraph: Hey guys, this is Catherine Ross from Cointelegraph. We’re here in Berlin with Jimmy Wales. Hi Jimmy, it is a pleasure to meet you. First of all, how is it going on BlockShow? JW: Great! I just came offstage. I spoke about Wikipedia a little bit and about decentralized
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Here’s What Tech Companies Can Learn From Wikipedia

– We grew up with lots and lots of books in the house, but the encyclopedia was really something that we used constantly, just reading whatever we were interested in. And that diversity of knowledge that was available in the encyclopedia was really meaningful to me. So for sure it
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Research proves gender imbalance on Wikipedia

[John Riedl] And so we wanted to think, well how would you approach this question of the gender imbalance in Wikipedia if you wanted to approach it from a very rigorous standpoint? [If you] really wanted to look at hundreds of thousands of editors and you wanted to look at
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Building a Wikipedia Viewer using javascript and jQuery

Hello Youtube, this is Mary from Happy Coder. In today’s video, I’m going to show you how to build a Wikipedia Viewer, which is one of the intermediate front end web development projects from Free Code Camp. First, let’s have a quick look at how the finished product works. By
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NNLM Wikipedia Edit-a-thon Training, March 29, 2018

GOOD AFTERNOON EVERYONE WELCOME TO THE NNLM WIKIPEDIA EDITATHON TRAINING SESSION. MY NAME IS ELAINA VITALE, I AM WITH THE NATIONAL NETWORK OF LIBRARIES OF MEDICINE MIDDLE ATLANTIC REGION I AM JOINED TODAY BY AMANDA WILSON HEAD OF THE NATIONAL NETWORK COORDINATING OFFICE ANN GLUSKER FROM THE PACIFIC SOUTHWEST REGION
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Making a Better Wikipedia (The Innovators)

So I first started thinking about Wikipedia from an academic lens during my doctoral training. I read an article that just briefly mentioned how professors were beginning to use Wikipedia to teach writing. And I was really shocked by the way the assignment motivated students— the way that it kind
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