Israeli couple blazing a new visual trail with 'Wikipedia Illustrated'
As Wikipedia enters its second decade, an Israeli couple are exploring ways to improve and share illustrations on the world's most popular source of info.
In 2008, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor Philip Greenspun declared that Wikipedia was more up-to-date than the Encyclopedia Britannica, but that the illustrations in Britannica were better. To change that, a fund was established to pay professionals to do illustrations for Wikipedia, but the initiative was met with opposition. Wikipedia activists wondered how it was possible that a community...
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