Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Bourne Wikimatum: CIA, Vatican, Fox News Undercover Agents Alter Wikipedia in Lamest Black Ops Ever - Gizmodo

Bourne Wikimatum: CIA, Vatican, Fox News Undercover Agents Alter Wikipedia in Lamest Black Ops Ever - Gizmodo

this is cool
first a little background.

recently a software package was develop[ed hat could track who made changes to a Wikipedia article.

essentially, looking at the IP address of who made a change, and seeing if it came from the network/office of certain organizations, for instance, to see if the democratic party was editing articles about republican figures etc.


well now we have a list of some of the most frequent changers. the Vatican, the CIA, and fox news are at the top