Wikipedia Guards Against “Black Hat” Editors With Requirement To Disclose Paid Edits

by Martin Beck
Last October, Wikipedia signaled that it was concerned about biased editing sneaking into its pages, specifically that people paid to edit Wikipedia entries were affecting the neutrality and reliability of the crowd-sourced encyclopedia. So the Wikimedia Foundation, the non-profit organization that operates Wikipedia and its sister projects, started work on stronger rules to ...Read the full article