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Wikipedia User Makes 1 Million Edits

There really should be an award for editing 1 million Wikipedia articles. But when former pizza delivery guy and Indiana resident Justin Knapp became the first person to break that milestone on April 18, all he got was a tiny announcement posted on Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales discussion page. “Today Koavf became the first wikipedian [...]
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Wikipedia blocks anonymous edits (and trolling) from a congressional IP address

Technology : Post Tech (4 days ago)

A Wikipedia administrator has blocked anonymous edits from a congressional IP address for 10 days because of "disruptive" edits being made by someone located in the House of Representatives, a spokesman for the Wikimedia Foundation ... Read Post

Seven Years, One Million Edits, Zero Dollars: Wikipedia's Flat Broke Superstar [Wikipedia]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (2 years ago)

Nearly 4 million entires on Wikipedia are all written and edited by volunteers. On April 19, Justin Knapp—user name koavf—became the first person to complete 1,000,000 edits on the massive, online, open-source encyclopedia. For his ... Read Post

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Pop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker (2 years ago)

Congratulations to 30-year-old Justin Knapp, aka Wikipedia user "koavf", on becoming the first Wikipedia user to make 1,000,000 edits. The Indiana University grad has been editing since 2005, specializing in topics of politics, phil... Read Post


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