How one brand is reaching the next wave of
Marketing WeekHow one brand is reaching the next wave of purpose-driven millionairesMarketing WeekLaunched a year ago, the site combines original content created in partnership with publishers including Vice Media, Vanity Fair and Monocle, with interviews from the likes of Stephen Hawking, Lewis Hamilton and Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales.
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 5:16 am
False alarms: The fake news of the control
IFSEC GlobalFalse alarms: The fake news of the control roomIFSEC GlobalTo fill this gap Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales recently introduced the WikiTRIBUNE, a website where news stories are backed by a community checking and rechecking all facts – geared to be a source for verified evidence-based journalism. The situation ...
Posted on 11 July 2017 | 1:31 am
Bell Pottinger and the dark arts of
SowetanLIVEBell Pottinger and the dark arts of WikipediaSowetanLIVEIn 2012‚ 10 user accounts linked to Bell Pottinger were stopped from making edits to Wikipedia pages after an investigation by British journalists revealed the firm's apparent skirting of ethical guidelines set out by Wiki founder Jimmy Wales. He was ...How sneaky Vicky polished the Gupta Wiki - BusinessLIVERand Daily Mail (registration)all 27 news articles »
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 4:16 am
Google Digital News Initiative awards over
The DrumGoogle Digital News Initiative awards over £19m to Dennis ...The DrumGoogle's Digital News Initiative, now in its third round, has awarded over £19m in funding to over 100 projects across Europe - including Dennis' publisher ...Google is putting another $24 million into 107 more European ...Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvardall 4 news articles »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 7:18 am
What can fact-checkers learn from Wikipedia?
Poynter (blog)What can fact-checkers learn from Wikipedia? We asked the boss of ...Poynter (blog)Since its launch in 2001, Wikipedia has often been treated by news organizations like the black sheep of the information business. For years, the site has drawn ...and more »
Posted on 6 July 2017 | 2:04 am
Wikipedia opens up on '60 Minutes'
Get to know Wikipedia on "60 Minutes" this weekend.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 12:28 pm
Wikipedia Founder Distances Himself from
The key to massaging your own Wikipedia profile is not getting caught. But Kazakhstan’s efforts to turn the freely editable online encyclopedia into free advertising are yet again in the spotlight. On March 20, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales hosted an Ask Me Anything conversation (AMA) on Reddit, a social-networking platform. Before long the audience was questioning Wales’s and Wikipedia’s ...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 8:53 am
What would Jeremy Clarkson do if he
Rumours are revving up over the TV star’s future.
Posted on 24 March 2015 | 7:37 am
Wikipedia challenge to NSA surveillance
What are the basics of Wikipedia lawsuit against the National Security Agency? In a nutshell, the popular free-knowledge product believes the NSA surveillance of its foreign-based users is discouraging free speech for all people who use Wikipedia.
Posted on 23 March 2015 | 6:55 am
'Aboriginal god' Jar'Edo Wens
It has survived unchallenged for almost a decade, but Wikipedia editors have finally caught up with, and removed, an entry created by an anonymous Australian contributor who concocted a fake Aboriginal deity named Jar'Edo Wens.
Posted on 22 March 2015 | 9:29 pm
20 Ways Everyday Life is Easier with Wolfram
Those big doubts you seek to unravel when stuck? I know: Google. It will send you to Wikipedia first. All credit to Jimmy Wales but you don’t really want him to play a seer. That works for me. Thanks Wolfram Alpha, you are wise. Oh, by the way…while ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:07 am
Jeremy Corbyn Is 'Completely Bonkers,' Says
Jeremy Corbyn is "completely bonkers", Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has said. His comments came as the frontrunner for the Labour leadership came under attack from rivals Andy Burnham, Yvette Cooper and Liz Kendall for floating the idea of women-only ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:33 am
USPTO denies review for pharma patents —
(Confused? See: http://bit.ly/1Ji6kJx) The Democratic presidential hopeful is hosting a Reddit AMA with exploratory committee chairman (and Wikipedia founder) Jimmy Wales. They’ll be discussing Lessig’s single-issue White House bid. For those keeping ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:11 pm
IP EXPO Europe 2015: Wikipedia founder
Jimmy Wales, entrepreneur and founder of Wikipedia, will deliver the opening keynote speech this year at Europe’s number one IT event, IP EXPO Europe 2015, taking place at London’s ExCeL. At the event on Wednesday 7 October, Wales will discuss the ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:56 pm
IP Expo Europe confirms Wikipedia founder as
Jimmy Wales, entrepreneur and founder of Wikipedia, is to join Edward Snowden as one of IP Expo Europe’s keynote speakers at the ExCeL London event his October. Wales (pictured) will deliver the opening keynote speech at the IT event, to discuss his ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 7:38 pm
Wikipedia to be blacked out over anti-piracy
Wikipedia will black out the English language version of its website Wednesday to protest anti-piracy legislation under consideration in Congress, the foundation behind the popular community-based online encyclopedia said in a statement Monday night.
Posted on 16 January 2012 | 2:03 pm
AP Interview: Wikipedia founder bullish on
Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales believes relief may be in sight for the beleaguered news media industry.
Posted on 3 September 2010 | 1:59 pm
Resolved Question: Do you think that Jimmy
If Jimmy wales cared so much about giving information to people away he wouldn't ask 20 millions of $ now that people are in their worst financial situation. Does someone who says he gives everything for free, ask money when people are more poor than ever.?
Posted on 22 January 2012 | 7:09 am
Resolved Question: How does jimmy wales make
jimmy wales, co-founder of wikipedia, how does he make money? does he have other websites that do make money? is he even rich?
Posted on 21 November 2011 | 10:20 am
Resolved Question: Please read: A personal
I will keep watching you until you donate to Wikipedia. Will you?
Posted on 20 November 2011 | 3:31 am
Resolved Question: Has the mainstream media
If you search for Jimmy Wales, Google even tries to autocomplete the query as "Jimmy Wales net worth". So, obviously this is a popular question. Why hasn't the mainstream media done any investigative journalism to find out once and for all?
Posted on 27 July 2011 | 2:26 am
Resolved Question: Do you feel sick by pics
Every time I open Wikipedia (something I do all the time), I have to see the ugly face of Jimmy Wales. Couldn't they put some model girl instead? Hey, I did donate once when I had a credit card that could be used but why the torture?
N.B. I don't hate Jimmy Wales or promote that hate. I just want to know whether he is doing disservice to his own cause.
Posted on 21 December 2010 | 10:53 am