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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 Jan. 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 Jun. 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 Jan. 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


Jimmy Wales on what's next for Wikipedia

Founder of the online community-written encyclopedia talks to Silicon.com about what's next for the site and why it needs geeks of all kinds.

By Nov. 6, 2009


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 Oct. 20, 2008


Wales giving up on Wikia Search

Having determined that it can't cut it in search, the user-generated reference company of Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales kills its experimental engine.

By Mar. 31, 2009


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 Dec. 9, 2010


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 Mar. 17, 2008