The Future Of Publishing Blog by Thad McIlroy



October 24th, 2008

Wikipedia and the Meaning of Truth

In the November/December issue of the marvelous MIT Technology Review is a very fine article by the respected author and professor of computer science, Simson Garfinkel on the ever-controversial subject of what can we expect and trust from Wikipedia. The topic has been a challenge for some time, mainly pitting the Encyclopedia Britannica, that most…