Pick and choose and Pikachu: 20 years after Pokémon launched, its impact on Wikipedia remains

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Years ago, the English Wikipedia was being overrun by a deluge of articles on Pokémon characters and creatures.

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What are the most-edited articles through Wikipedia’s history?

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The data will surprise you: Spears near Hitler, creationism alongside feminism, wrestling versus Jesus, and more.

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Wikipedia statistics show that 2015 was the year of the movie

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2015 was the year of the movie on Wikipedia, with eight film-related articles in the top 25—and one climbing all the way up to No. 3 in the last two months of the year.

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Top 20 most-edited pages on Wikipedia in 2015

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Death, pop culture, current events ... and one person writing about the Juneau Icefield.

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The first smile and photobomb ever photographed

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Six months of work at the National Library of Wales is already showing great benefits.

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Hundreds of “black hat” English Wikipedia accounts blocked following investigation

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After weeks of investigation, volunteer editors on English Wikipedia announced today that they blocked 381 user accounts for undisclosed paid advocacy.

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A dark side of comedy: the impact of John Oliver’s ‘fowl’ jokes on Wikipedia

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After John Oliver called on the Internet to vandalize the Wikipedia biographies of US congressional representatives, Wikipedia's volunteer editors cleaned up the vandalism.

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