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Wikimedia France:
French homeland intelligence threatens a volunteer sysop to delete a Wikipedia Article   —  Wikimedia France strongly condemns pressure on Wikipedia sysop by French homeland intelligence agency (DCRI)  —  In early March, the DCRI (Direction Centrale du Renseignement Intérieur) …
Apr 6, 2013, 1:55 PMIn context
Amy Chozick / Media Decoder:
A Driving Force Behind Wikipedia Will Step Down   —  Sue Gardner, who oversaw a period of rapid growth and evolution at Wikipedia, said Wednesday that she would step down as executive director of the nonprofit organization that runs the free encyclopedia.  —  In an interview with The Times on Wednesday …
Mar 28, 2013, 1:20 AMIn context
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD:
Among Big Properties, Apple and Amazon Have Greatest Portions of Mobile-Only Users   —  Thirty-five percent of U.S. visitors to Apple properties in February were mobile-only, compared to 22 percent for Amazon and Wikipedia, 17 percent for Facebook, 14 percent for Google, 11 percent for Yahoo and 5 percent for Microsoft.
Mar 25, 2013, 11:55 PMIn context
Carl Franzen / The Verge:
Wikipedia to deliver articles via text messages in coming months   —  Wikipedia has been working on new ways to bring its 25 million articles to more users in developing markets, where smartphones and internet connectivity are still sporadic.  The latest plan is let users request specific articles …
Feb 23, 2013, 3:20 PMIn context
Jon Buys / OStatic blogs:
WikiMedia Foundation Releases GeoData For Geotagging Wikipedia   —  The WikiMedia Foundation has added a new extension to MediaWiki, the foundation for Wikipedia, that adds geographic data for individual wiki articles.  Aimed primarily at mobile users, GeoData will make finding information about your present location easy and fun.
Feb 1, 2013, 8:55 PMIn context
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD:
Happy Internet Freedom Day, Y'all   —  Today is the first anniversary of the online protests against SOPA and PIPA that helped turn the U.S. Congress against voting for the restrictive Internet piracy legislation.  —  mama_mia/Shutterstock  —  More than 100,000 websites participated …
Jan 18, 2013, 1:25 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Wikimedia Launches Its Crowdsourced Wikivoyage Online Travel Guide   —  The Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit parent organization of Wikipedia, just officially launched its twelfth official project: Wikivoyage.  The new site, which was already in beta for a while and has a bit of a tumultuous history …
Jan 15, 2013, 5:50 PMIn context
Rafat Ali / Skift:
Wikipedia's travel site's official launch coming soon; what to expect and not expect   —  Wikipedia's next big push is a travel wiki, and the official launch of Wikivoyage is coming soon, according to Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.  —  Wales was on Colbert Show last night talking …
Jan 10, 2013, 10:00 AMIn context
Ken Yeung / The Next Web:
Wikimedia Foundation raises $25 million to date in its 2012 fundraiser from over 1.2 million people   —  Wikimedia Foundation, the parent non-profit organization that runs Wikipedia and other similar sites, has raised $25 million from its 2012 fundraising campaign.
Dec 27, 2012, 9:35 PMIn context
Liz Gannes / AllThingsD:
The Fifth-Biggest Site in the World Operated on a Budget of $27M Last Year   —  The Wikimedia Foundation, which runs Wikipedia, had expenses of $27 million this past fiscal year, and raised $38.5 million to support them.  —  The only nonprofit organization within the world's Top 40 Web sites …
Dec 24, 2012, 4:30 AMIn context

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