Here are all my posts featuring the crowd-sourced encyclopedia founded by Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia.

Media & PR

Can Jimmy Wales save the news?

Squeezed by the BBC on one side and Wiktribune on the other, things could be about to get even tougher for many UK news outlets. … Read the full post »

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Political

“It is not the sort of thing I’d expect from a western democracy” – Jimmy Wales on snooping bill

This week Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales was one of the people giving evidence to the committee looking at the Draft Communications Data Bill, aka Snooper’s Charter: Wales told the select committee which was scrutinising the Draft Bill, that the plans are “technologically incompetent”, and explained that it would be very simple for Wikipedia to avoid monitoring … Read the full post »