Jimmy wales, wikipedia founder and wikia cofounder i am an advisor to and (very small) investor in quora. Christophe henner is the former board chair of wikimedia france and current chief operating officer (coo) of the blade group, a cloud computing company headquartered in france. Jimmy walesasi is on facebook join facebook to connect with jimmy walesasi and others you may know facebook gives people the power to share and makes. Wikitribune founder jimmy wales interviewed former cia employee edward snowden to talk about privacy, journalism and spying. Jimmy wales says system is secure after users posed as senior editors and demanded payment from businesses. Huntsville native jimmy wales (1966- ) is the founder of the internet web site wikipedia, a groundbreaking open-forum online encyclopedia, is president of wikia, inc, and is chair of the wikimedia foundation wales is credited with transforming the way people share, use, and create information on.
Jimmy wales: jimmy wales, american entrepreneur, who cofounded wikipedia, a free internet-based encyclopaedia operating under an open-source management style wales received degrees in finance from auburn university (bs) and the university of alabama (ms) from 1994 to 2000 he was an options. Jimmy wales recalls how he assembled a ragtag band of volunteers, gave them tools for collaborating and created wikipedia, the self-organizing, self-correcting, never-finished online encyclopedia. Internet is evolving to include more languages and cultures meanwhile the rise of english as the world's second language is only speeding up. Jimmy donal wales (7 august 1966 in huntsville) is the co-founder of the politically left online encyclopedia wikipedia and self-described libertarian. Jimmy wales: in general i would say we're a lot of geeks a lot of tech geeks a lot of people who are really passionate about information morley safer: what on earth is wiki.
The co-founder of wikipedia, jimmy wales, is launching a new online publication that aims to combat fake news the project is called wikitribune, and it will bring together professional journalists. View the profiles of professionals named jimmy wales on linkedin there are 9 professionals named jimmy wales, who use linkedin to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities. Anne applebaum and wikipedia founder jimmy wales on fake news, plus barbara demick. The latest tweets from jimmy wales (@jimmy_wales) founder of @wikipedia, founder of @wikitribune.
Pages in category jimmy wales the following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total. Learn about jimmy wales: his birthday, what he did before fame, his family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. Wikipedia co-founder jimmy wales is launching the wikitribune project to tackle fake news. James yerucham wales (born august 17, 1962 ) is an american entrepreneur, best known for founding wikipedia, the world's third-most popular  website. Jimmy donal jimbo wales (/ d o n l w e l z / born august 7, 1966) is an american internet entrepreneur, best known as a co-founder of wikipedia and wikia. Wikitribune is a news platform with a new model for the news it takes professional journalism and incorporates the idea from the world of wikis that a community of volunteers can and will reliably protect integrity of information wikitribune news is fact-checked by community and supported by.
Wikipedia's co-founder jimmy wales is planning a news service that combines the work of professional journalists and volunteers his goal is for wikitribune to offer factual and neutral articles that help combat the problem of fake news the service is intended to be both ad-free and free-to. Jimmy wales facts: 20 fun facts american internet entrepreneur, jimmy donal wales was born on 7th august 1966 in huntsville, alabama his father, jimmy worked as a grocery store manager and his mother along with her grandmother worked at the house of learning wales took his early education there. Wikipedia co-founder jimmy wales was accused of hypocrisy last night after announcing plans to set up a media service to tackle 'fake news' despite claims that his online encyclopaedia is riddled with inaccuracies, the internet entrepreneur said his new wikitribune site would produce 'fact.
Vision is one of the most powerful forms of long-term thinking jimmy wales, founder and president of the all-embracing online encyclopedia wikipedia, examines how vision drives and defines that project and its strategy - and how it fits into the even larger world and prospects of free culture the. Jimmy wales, aka jimbo wales, is the de facto leader of wikipedia he cofounded the encyclopedia with larry sanger, but later began claiming to be the online encyclopedia's sole founder.