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Wikipedia access restored in Turkey after court ruled against ban

BY REBECCA KLAR – 01/15/20 10:36 PM EST 525 by © Getty Images Access to Wikipedia was restored in Turkey on Wednesday after more than 2 1/2 years, the Wikimedia foundation announced.  The access comes after Turkey’s highest court ruled at the end of last year against the country’s ban on the website, calling it a violation of freedom of expression.  “We […]

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Making the edit: why we need more women in Wikipedia

https://www.theguardian.com/careers/2019/nov/28/making-the-edit-why-we-need-more-women-in-wikipedia Women make up 15-20% of the editors on Wikipedia. Katherine Maher, who heads up its parent organisation, discusses how she is creating a more gender-balanced communitySupported by Oliver Balch @OLIVERBALCH Thu 28 Nov 2019 16.21 GMTLast modified on Thu 28 Nov 2019 16.23 GMT Wikipedia, the world’s largest online encyclopedia, boasts an ambitious vision: to make “the sum of […]