Posts Tagged ‘blogs’

Death Notices

Posted: September 2, 2010 by Twitchdoctor in New Media
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Something Wikied This Way Comes

Thanks to a friend of mine I came across a Newsweek article titled “Take this Blog and Shove It” from the beginning of August that announced the imminent death throes of Wikipedia and cheerfully proclaimed an end to the whole crowd source movement.  Apparently the number of contributors to Wikipedia has been in such decline that Wikipedia has been forced to–oh the horror–actually go out and recruit people, college students no less, to work on its content.

It’s not a great article.

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