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Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales blasts ruling forcing Google to erase search results

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales describes the European ruling as "wide-sweeping censorship" that "doesn't make sense."

By May 14, 2014


Jimmy Wales joins The People's Operator, looks to US launch

The Wikipedia co-founder becomes co-chair of UK-based TPO, which raises money for charity and is looking to launch internationally.

By January 20, 2014


Jimmy Wales launches campaign to stop O'Dwyer's extradition

The Wikipedia founder calls the 24-year-old U.K. student the "human face" of the global battle over antipiracy efforts.

By June 24, 2012


SOPA-proponent Dodd under attack by Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales

MPAA Chairman Christopher Dodd recently made allegations about Web sites that participated in last week's SOPA protest, now some of them are speaking back.

By January 24, 2012


Wikimedia: Wales' editor position unchanged

The foundation challenges a report alleging that the Wikipedia founder had been stripped of many of his responsibilities in the wake of community unrest.

By May 17, 2010


LTE next-gen mobile-broadband trial kicks off in Wales

Arqiva and Alcatel-Lucent are trialling LTE in Wales, in a bid to bring 50Mbps mobile broadband to those who currently have slow Internet speeds or no fixed-line Web access at all.

By December 9, 2010


Layoffs at Jimmy Wales' Wikia?

Gossip blog Valleywag reports that 30 percent of the company's workforce has gotten the axe. The for-profit wiki software and search start-up is not confirming the news yet.

By October 20, 2008


The word on Wales' Wikipedia woes

Jimmy Wales, founder of the famed online encyclopedia, is ensnared in a sex scandal. Oh, wait, now it's a money scandal. Who knows what to believe anymore?

By March 17, 2008


Wikimedia's Wales gives up some top-level controls

Wikimedia Foundation co-founder Jimmy Wales is giving up some top-level editorial control after controversial removal of pornographic images from Wikimedia Commons.

By May 16, 2010


Crawl the Web with Wales' open-source search tool

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales announces the release of an open-source Web crawling site called Grub.

By July 27, 2007