Tag: Wikipedia

Bitcoin’s Wikipedia Page Has “Misleading” Block Explorer Removed, Heated Debate Ensues

In the world of Bitcoin, there have always been dastardly deeds and mischievous pranks. This time around, those efforts involve Bitcoin’s Wikipedia page. Although it is a great source of information, there are some concerns over one of the block explorers listed on the page. More specifically, this block explorer is related to Bitcoin Cash, which, according to some, is the only real Bitcoin. Not everyone agrees with that sentiment, for …
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Monero Wikipedia Page Is Vandalized by Unknown Entity

Wikipedia is a great platform for finding all kinds of information. The world’s top cryptocurrencies all have their own Wikipedia pages these days. Community members tend to keep all information relevant and make modifications when needed. However, it seems some strange things are happening to the Monero Wikipedia page as we speak. A lot of valuable information has been removed, for reasons unknown. Monero Wikipedia Revisions get out of Hand It is pretty …
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China Wants to Compete With Wikipedia With Carefully Curated Content Platform

It is not entirely surprising to learn some countries do not take kindly to platforms such as Wikipedia. This is especially true in regions where censorship is enforced quite heavily. Turkey has already blocked access to Wikipedia, and China has now announced their plans to create a Wikipedia rival as soon as next year. China Wants To Rival With Wikipedia Although many people rely on Wikipedia to find all sorts …
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OneCoin Affiliates Temporarily Prohibited From Editing Wikipedia Entry

Albeit most people are well aware of how OneCoin is a complete scam, the movement keeps attracting new members around the clock. Moreover, their Wikipedia page is attracting a lot of people looking to edit information. As a result, a Wikipedia administrator applied a 30-day protection status to block future editing attempts. OneCoin Wants to Remove Negative Press Looking at the OneCoin Wikipedia entry, it becomes clear the information is …
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