Wikipedia: Receiving Spanish award an honour

Wikipedia: Receiving Spanish award an honour

Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, said it was an "incredible honour" to receive Spain's 2015 Princess of Asturias Award for International Cooperation, a prize that is at the "nucleus" of its existence.

Jun 18, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Wikipedia demands PR firm to stop paid editing services

Wikipedia has sent a cease-and-desist letter to a company called "Wiki-PR," which reportedly sells paid editing services on the well-known online encyclopedia, seeking to stop the service.

Nov 20, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

Google's Sergei Brin donates $500K to Wikipedia

The co-founder of Google, Sergei Brin, has donated USD 500,000 to Wikipedia's foundation.

Nov 21, 2011, 00:11 AM IST

India ranks number six in donation to Wikipedia/ Wikimedia

Nearly 10,488 people from India
donated USD 193,657.88 to Wikimedia Foundation/Wikimedia,
during the annual fund raising making India as the sixth large
donor to the organisation.

Mar 19, 2011, 23:31 PM IST

Wikimedia starts purging pornography content

Wikimedia has started purging sexually explicit content on the website.

May 08, 2010, 16:23 PM IST

Wikipedia launches iPhone application

Wikipedia said it has released an iPhone application as part of a drive to open the pages of its revered online encyclopaedia to the booming ranks of smart phone users.

Aug 20, 2009, 09:33 AM IST