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by Strelnikov
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Re: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick

And now it turn out that the actual author has been here the whole time and this thread is redundant.
by Strelnikov
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick
Replies: 4
Views: 142

Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick

I found this one yesterday, made a blog post out of it. Michael Olenick and Yves Smith are catching on to what a conflict of interest the Google-WMF thing is, and how Wikipedia is a screaming monopoly.

http://wikipedia-sucks-badly.blogspot.c ... nk-in.html
by Strelnikov
Tue Mar 23, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Wikipedia In The Media
Topic: Whatta surprise--Japanese Wikipedia has real problems
Replies: 3
Views: 259

Re: Whatta surprise--Japanese Wikipedia has real problems

You are going to have to explain Wikibilim for the outsiders/new people.
by Strelnikov
Wed Mar 17, 2021 2:36 am
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....
Replies: 11
Views: 1142

Re: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....

https://soundboardnonsenseon3840.ytmnd.com/ More '840 boolsheet....

https://fortymetercontesters.ytmnd.com/ Overlapping transmissions on the lower 40 meter band during one of their interminable "contesting" sessions. All lower sideband stuff.
by Strelnikov
Sun Mar 14, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Content Issues
Topic: Re: Paid Editing on WP is permissible
Replies: 239
Views: 60065

Re: Paid Editing on WP is permissible

"Mike Stevens" sent me this garbage email TWICE today. They must be very desperate. Hello It's really important to understand the importance of online branding. What the internet speaks about you and your business is often considered the holy truth. Generating the right type and amount of exposure ...
by Strelnikov
Wed Mar 10, 2021 12:00 pm
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: ICANN is NOT your little friend
Replies: 3
Views: 198

Re: ICANN is NOT your little friend

And for the record: I was questioned, when preparing the book wiki, why I spent so much time documenting WMF connections to non-WMF organizations like the Berkman Klein Center, Sunlight Foundation, Creative Commons, Google etc. It's because these outfits are run by a very small incestuous group of ...
by Strelnikov
Wed Mar 10, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....
Replies: 11
Views: 1142

Re: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....

https://marklevinjams.ytmnd.com/
Somebody using Mark Levin's radio show to jam 3.840 MHz. Billy Crowell, ex-W6WBJ might be behind it, he doesn't transmit anymore.
by Strelnikov
Sat Feb 20, 2021 4:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Eight admin accounts have reverted edits at the same time
Replies: 5
Views: 349

Re: Eight admin accounts have reverted edits at the same time

Please name names and copypaste links.
by Strelnikov
Thu Feb 18, 2021 3:33 am
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: Adam Curtis is back.....
Replies: 2
Views: 217

Re: Adam Curtis is back.....

thanks, although the way the BBC locks down its content, I might have to DL a gigantic torrent, of which there is only one available. Or wait for a US streaming channel to carry it (which may take years, or might never happen at all).... The link at the top of the first post has all the videos some...