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by NadirAli
Tue Sep 25, 2018 2:34 am
Forum: Wikipediocracy talk
Topic: Editors Wikipediocrats will tolerate
Replies: 3
Views: 1359

Re: Editors Wikipediocrats will tolerate

An interesting discussion about the "anyone" in the "encyclopaedia that anyone can edit". WO regulars approve of the notion that "anyone" does not include people who are sympathetic to Nazism. I look forward to seeing whether they will take the same view about, say, pe...
by NadirAli
Tue Sep 25, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: Wikipediocracy talk
Topic: The reason CrowsNest got banned
Replies: 24
Views: 6020

Re: The reason CrowsNest got banned

Well, first you have to understand what Wikipediocrazy is. It's a extension of the WP-EN village Pump, were most times American members can complain about there little wiki pains. I've looked through that forum several times. It has too many Wikipedia administrators being given privileges there. I ...
by NadirAli
Tue Sep 25, 2018 1:51 am
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Beeblebrox
Replies: 82
Views: 10711

Re: Beeblebrox

I commented on this guy in an earlier post. For some reason it didn't get through.
by NadirAli
Sat Sep 22, 2018 3:38 am
Forum: Wikipedia In The Media
Topic: "Facebook and Google must do more to support Wikipedia"
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

Re: "Facebook and Google must do more to support Wikipedia"

Years ago, I read that Wikipedia was in talks with Facebook to allow users to edit using their FB accounts. Although it may seem advantageous in the sense of catching trouble makers, we could see them creating sockpuppets on Facebook to protect their identity and post propaganda on Wiki, making it h...
by NadirAli
Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Beeblebrox
Replies: 82
Views: 10711

Re: Beeblebrox

He clearly seems to be one of those "neutral administrators" who'd rather find an easy "solution" to the problem rather go against the real trouble makers, because that poses more of a time consuming challenge, but it still easily doable. See this AN thread m He like the vast maj...
by NadirAli
Sat Sep 15, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: Wikipedia In The Media
Topic: Italian Wikipedia shuts down
Replies: 2
Views: 811

Re: Italian Wikipedia shuts down

Is that a complete shutdown or just a temporary blackout? The English one had one like that a few years ago.
by NadirAli
Thu Sep 06, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Wikipedia killer
Replies: 36
Views: 6899

Re: The Wikipedia killer

Once customers are assured the result will be comprehensive and accurate, and most likely even neutral once the tech is refined further, then the demand for the often incomplete, inaccurate and biased Wikipedian derived knowledge disappears overnight. As such, where studies of Wikipedia's quality h...