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'It takes forever!' Teens react to encyclopedias

Remember life before Google and Wikipedia? Watch as teens attempt to use a set of old-school encyclopedias with varying results.

By July 13, 2015

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A Wikipedia monument? It's true (we're pretty sure)

Slubice, Poland, now hosts a monument honoring contributors to the free online encyclopedia. If you can't go see it for yourself, you can read all about it on Wikipedia.

By October 27, 2014

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Apple appeals Chinese ruling over encyclopedia infringement

Company is appealing a judgment that states it must pay $83,000 to China Publishing House.

By November 14, 2012

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Bing plugs Encyclopedia Britannica into its search results

Move over Wikipedia, Encyclopedia Britannica has come to Bing. In a new partnership, the search engine will be linking to query results from one of the world's most trusted encyclopedias.

By June 7, 2012

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Wikipedia demands PR firm cease its paid-editing service

Cease-and-desist letter comes a month after the online encyclopedia banned or blocked hundreds of editing accounts for "suspicious editing."

By November 19, 2013

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End of an era for Encyclopedia Britannica

Billboard looks to streaming services to find popular songs, Walmart offers a new way to watch the DVDs you own, and Encyclopedia Britannica drops its print edition after 244 venerable years.

By March 14, 2012

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Wikipedia shutters 250 accounts in probe of paid edits

Online encyclopedia reveals it banned hundreds of accounts as part of an investigation into "suspicious edits and sockpuppetry" that promoted organizations or products.

By October 21, 2013

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Surrender to the soothing sounds of Wikipedia

An open-source project called Listen to Wikipedia turns edits to the crowdsourced encyclopedia into a soporific audio experience.

By August 12, 2013

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Wikipedia rolls out editing tool for mobile devices

With 15 percent of users accessing the online encyclopedia from their cell phones, the site decided to offer the option of editing on the go.

By July 25, 2013

Review

Encyclopedia Britannica Ultimate Reference Suite 2007

The latest digital edition of this trusted reference source emphasizes information over infotainment and is much better than its predecessor.

By September 10, 2006

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 10, 2006

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