As Connectivity Balloons, So Does Wikipedia’s Diversity

“Anyone can edit Wikipedia. But the vast majority of contributors speak the languages of the world’s wealthiest, most-wired countries; though the site offers 287 languages, the only ones that have cracked 1 million articles are eight European tongues. Doesn’t seem quite fair, does it? In the next decade, however, the most dramatic growth in Internet use is expected to be in highly populous areas of Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.” (via Wired)

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