Talk story by Lauren Collins about a Wikipedia “editathon” sponsored by the British Library.
(if you're a New Yorker Magazine subscriber)
"Wikipedia has many cool features, but the coolest of them may be WikipediaVision, which László Kozma, the Romanian grad student who invented it, describes as a “visualization of edits” to Wikipedia at “almost the same time as they happen.” So: there’s . . . "(Subscription required.) Read more here (from the August 29, 2011 issue).
for more information on the event, check out the Wikimedia UK entry or the
British Library press release.