New Algorithm Assesses the Quality of Wikipedia Articles

“An algorithm that assesses the quality of Wikipedia articles could reassure visitors and help focus editors on entries that need improving, according to the computer scientists who developed it. The result is many high-quality articles on a huge range of topics in more than 200 languages. But there are also articles of poor quality and dubious veracity. This raises an important question for visitors to the site: how reliable is a given article on Wikipedia?” (via Mashable)

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