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Next time you ask Alexa a question, the answer could come from another user

Ask Alexa what time it is. She'll have no problem answering that question. But if you're looking for answers to more complex questions or...
Happening Now September 13, 2019

Genius concertgoer used a fake Wikipedia edit to get backstage

It should be common knowledge by now not to believe everything you see on the Internet. Hoaxes and scams run wild, Photoshop alters images to...
Happening Now December 4, 2015

381 Wikipedia editors banned over extortion scandal

Need another reason not to trust Wikipedia when it comes to the unvarnished truth? At least 381 editors have been banned for running so-called...
Happening Now September 2, 2015

Oxford University plagiarized Wikipedia

How do you know who to trust when even the Oxford University Press is plagiarizing Wikipedia? Wikipedia is famous as a source of knowledge...
Happening Now August 22, 2015

Guess what the NYPD is editing on Wikipedia

The NYPD has been editing Wikipedia articles. Find out which ones.
Happening Now March 13, 2015

I really hope Wikipedia wins this lawsuit against the government

Wikipedia is filing a lawsuit to stop NSA surveillance.
Happening Now March 10, 2015

These two words drive man crazy: Obsessed with erasing them from Internet

Everyone has pet peeves. For members of the media like myself, most of the times it's bad grammar. Not knowing the difference between your...
Happening Now February 6, 2015

See the most-viewed Wikipedia pages from every day last year

2014 was a great year, wasn't it? Every single day there were lots of great headlines, most of them you might have seen on...
Happening Now January 8, 2015

Somebody in the Senate tried to erase 'torture' from Wikipedia's CIA article

The Wikipedia tweetbot has caught someone in the Senate with their hands in the cookie jar. Again.  You would think that someone would learn...
Happening Now December 12, 2014

This 'Monkey Selfie' could cost a photographer tens of thousands of dollars

When a composer creates a piece of music, it is their property by copyright law. When a writer creates a story, it is their...
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