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Old 06-21-2015, 10:52 PM   #1
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LXer: Can Wikipedia Survive?


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One of the biggest threats it faces is the rise of smartphones as the dominant personal computing device. A recent Pew Research Center report found that 39 of the top 50 news sites received more traffic from mobile devices than from desktop and laptop computers, sales of which have declined for years.

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All I have to say is that I was on Wikipedia on my HTC One twice today while at my local Asian market.

This article seems to me an example of what can happen when a "content creator" has a deadline and nothing to write about.

Frankly, I think the end of our civilization will be traced to the day when "information" turned into "content."
 
  


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