Backin April 2017, Wikipedia had entries that accused Turkey of having links to terrorist organisations.
In a move to press the US-based ICANN to block the sale, prominent internet exec said they have created a nonprofit cooperative.
Wikimedia Foundation says India’s proposed intermediary liability rules limits free expression online
The non-profit group said that the changes could seriously impact Wikipedia’s open editing model.
The proposal compels Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter to remove content deemed unlawful within 24 hrs.
Wikipedia launches new 'page preview' feature to allow users to peek at information without having to click on hyperlinks
In 2017, Wikipedia deployed this feature as a default experience to all language Wikipedias, except English and German.
One of the reasons for the end of Wikipedia Zero is low awareness about the online encyclopedia in developing countries, such as those in Africa.
U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, said the Wikimedia Foundation, which hosts Wikipedia, had a legal right to challenge the government's surveillance programme.
Access to Wikipedia has been blocked in Turkey, the government cited a law allowing it to ban access to websites deemed a threat to national security.
Angolan users found a novel way to exploit Facebook Free Basics and Wikipedia Zero by setting up a free, file-sharing network
The Wikimedia Foundation believes it can win its case against the U.S. National Security Agency because it has evidence that mass surveillance had caused it harm, Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales said.
Wikipedia has ended up disabling around 250 accounts after allegations of paid editing accounts have emerged. The plug has been pulled on these accounts as
The Wikimedia Foundation has launched support for editing the free encyclopaedia through mobile phones. You can now log in and edit Wikipedia through its mobile site.
Wikipedia Zero, the online encyclopedia’s attempt to offer free mobile access to Wikipedia in developing countries has made its official entry into
The Wikimedia Foundation has released an app on both iOS and Android for Wikimedia Commons, the free image repository used by Wikipedia and many....
Wikipedia is about to add a new feature to its kitty that will enable users to receive articles via text messages on their phones. Users will soon be able to request...
Wikipedia reached 3 billion monthly pageviews from mobile devices at the end of January. Reaching more people across more demographies and locations is another step towards achieving open access to knowledge and information, especially for those who have previously had limited access to them.
Here is a lowdown on seven free mobile apps for readers and editors of Wikipedia.