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Read New Wikipedia Entries About Women With Women In Red

Read New Wikipedia Entries About Women With Women In Red

Wikipedia, the encyclopedia of everything, is mostly about men. According to Women in Red, an in-house Wikipedia improvement project, less than 18 per cent of the site’s 1.5 million biography pages are about women. And that figure actually represents an improvement: In late 2014, the number was 15 per cent….

How To Disable Wikipedia’s New Page Preview Feature

How To Disable Wikipedia’s New Page Preview Feature

Wikipedia doesn’t often get new user-facing features, which is definitely a good thing. Information should be presented in as clean and easily-digestible way as possible. That doesn’t mean Wikimedia never improves things — in fact, it’s just debuted “page previews”, which show article links as small boxouts when you hover…

Play Six Degrees Of Wikipedia

Play Six Degrees Of Wikipedia

Ten years ago, we played around with Six Degrees of Wikipedia, a cute web page that would find the link path between any two Wikipedia pages. Now there’s a new visual version, by a different developer, with an updated database. The new Six Degrees of Wikipedia visualises all the shortest…