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  • Infogalactic

    "The planetary knowledge core" is free of censorship, unlike Wikipedia, and while there may be more alt-right users, there are lefties, libertarians, Greens...

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      The articles are not accurate, out of date and politically spun.
    • I'll give this a reserved thumbs up. The concept is good, I'm disgusted with some very manipulatively written & partisan wikipedia pages and an effort to combat this is great. However very often the infogalactic versions of the same articles are just juvenile angry copes that overtly employ right wing partisanship. Overtly to a degree that it's way less deceptive and manipulative than the wikipedia equivalent, but still quite sad to read. knoeien_met_strooiApr 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Wikipedias articales are not accurate, out of date and politically spun. Wikipedia is left wing, full of conspiracies, while Infogalactic is not. AryanneJun 2019 • 14 agrees and 14 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Prevents monomaniacal viewpoint policing. Guest • Apr 2017 • 11 agrees and 10 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • A fork of the project run by non-activists with better technology. Guest • Apr 2017 • 17 agrees and 13 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • An honest internet encyclopedia that isn't edited to fit social narratives that don't comport with reality. Guest • Apr 2017 • 16 agrees and 15 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Content is more objective, tighter editorial control Guest • Apr 2017 • 10 agrees and 10 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • A fork that is actively improving on every wiki feature while adding new ones. Guest • Apr 2017 • 8 agrees and 9 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Alt-Tech, Committed to Freedom of speech, committed to unbiased truth, in particular preventing liberal religion from taking over by separating opinion and spin into its own section. Guest • Apr 2017 • 11 agrees and 12 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Infogalactic is right wing, full of conspiracies, while Wikipedia is not. tijmenJan 2018 • 16 agrees and 24 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • More robust version of Wikipedia. Guest • Apr 2017 • 6 agrees and 7 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Everipedia

    Everipedia removed some of the more annoying aspects of Wikipedia and created a site that is much easier to use. Notability requirements are eliminated and citations /...

    • Because an encyclopedia is suppose to be about everything and everypedia is true to it's name by removing notability requirements. jakeBeefillerJan 2018 • 6 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Unlike Wikipedia, Everipedia is so simple and fun to use. Guest • Jul 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Encyclopædia Britannica

    The Encyclopædia Britannica is a general English-language encyclopaedia published by Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., a privately-held company. The articles in...

    • Wikipedia is free and edited by community. EB is commercial and without the community driven fresh information. Guest • May 2020 Disagree   Agree

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  • Reference.com

    Reference.com offers a massive online dictionary, thesaurus, encyclopedia, quote finder, and translator (powered by Google Translate)- all for free. For the...

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  • Oppia

    Oppia is a free, open-source learning platform. Full of interactive activities called 'explorations', Oppia helps curious minds learn and teach.

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  • Libregamewiki

    LibreGameWiki the free gaming encyclopedia for games developed as open source and using open media.

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    Worldometers is run by an international team of developers, researchers, and volunteers with the goal of making world statistics available in a thought-provoking and...

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Wikipedia Comments

really useful

Comment by anikathompson9
about Wikipedia · Jan 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 5 Helpful Report as spam

i think is really good but you have to be careful when looking for something because it's not the most reliable thing out there for info

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good

Comment by elainecharles
about Wikipedia · Dec 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 4 Helpful Report as spam

Wikipedia is a helpful site but it isn't so reliable because anyone can edit the info, but it is good for quick summaries and small scale information!

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I agree. In fact trying to become a contributor is a nightmare!


Comment by JohnFastman
about Wikipedia · Mar 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 7 Helpful Report as spam

Makes information free (as in beer and as in birds) for the world. A truly excellent project, one of humanity's finest accomplishments on the internet.

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good

Comment by robertmu
about Wikipedia · Jan 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 2 Helpful Report as spam

i think is good but everyone can write whatever they want so it's not really as realible as i thought

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Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about Wikipedia · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Report as spam

Wikipedia is incredibly useful, but I think it's pushing it to classify the site as "software".

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I think is very great but everybody can write of any kind they need so it's not really as reliable as i supposed.
http://www.midnightessays.com/help-me-write-essay


Comment by cy6ernauti1us
about Wikipedia · Nov 2019 · Helpful Not helpful -2 Helpful Report as spam

Regardless of the aspersions cast upon it's ability to remain unbiased, it is like 'Democracy' - even with all it's drawbacks, it's the best thing we've got until a better alternative comes along.

So instead of criticising it, we should work to strengthen it -- both, Wikipedia as well as Democracy!

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Wikiepedia is incredibly biased. The original founder said so himself.


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Comment by marycosme4
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i really like wikipedia, i mean.. it's not very reliable i guess but i still like it

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