Thursday, April 26, 2007

Wikipedia Timelapse - Virginia Tech Massacre

A fascinating video showing the first twelve hours of the Wikipedia entry on the Virginia Tech massacre.

More than simply a community encyclopedia, Wikipedia is emerging as an information databank. Whether or not the site's factual accuracy matches our traditional encyclopedias (from the studies I've read, it does), more important is the collectivist role it now plays in our society.


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