Wikimedia

Wikimedia

The Wikimedia Foundation was founded in 2003 by Jimmy Wales. It sponsors several wiki-based (user-generated) websites, including Wikipedia (encyclopedia), Wikidata (structured data), Wikibooks (textbooks), Wikiquote (quotations), Wikivoyage (travel), Wikisource (library), Wikimedia Commons (images), Wikispecies (taxonomies), Wikinews (news) and Wikiversity (courses). See Wikipedia and Wikidata.
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LICENSED UNDER (CC BY-SA 2.0) VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS--HTTP://COMMONS.WIKIMEDIA.ORG/WIKI/FILE:BRUCE_SPRINGSTEEN_06_(6926922250).JPG
On Tuesday, Wkipedia issued the letter to Wiki-PR, demanding that the company immediately halt editing Wikipedia "unless and until it has fully complied with the terms and conditions outlined by the Wikimedia Community.
Where do Wikis--the official ones, like Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikibooks, Wikimedia Commons, and all their Wiki brothers and sisters--come from?
"There's a huge global demand for travel information, but very few sources are both comprehensive and non-commercial," said Sue Gardner, executive director of the nonprofit Wikimedia Foundation.
Abu Dhabi-based online Arabic content provider firm Taghreedat has signed a joint partnership with the Wikimedia Foundation to set up courses to aim to improve the number of Arabic editors working on the web encyclopaedia.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-January 24, 2012-Orange and the Wikimedia Foundation to provide mobile access to to Wikipedia in Africa and the Middle East(C)1994-2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
The Wikimedia Foundation announced the appointment of Danese Cooper as its new CTO.
The Wikimedia Foundation announced the appointment of Erik Moeller as deputy director.
River Nile in Aswan, Egypt -- CC via Wikimedia Commons CAIRO -- 29 August 2018: Egypt has twenty-seven governorates.
To make them more discoverable, the Met is partnering with Creative Commons (which developed a CC Search for the Met), Wikimedia, Artstor, the Digital Public Library of America, Art Resource, and Pinterest.The Met also has a GitHub repository.