Wikipedia Stops Accepting Cryptocurrency Donations Citing Environmental Concerns

After 8 years of accepting crypto , Wikipedia has elected to bring digital asset donations to a close. The decision should distance the community from any type of implicit cryptocurrency endorsement, alongside its environmental effects. Succumbing to Crypto Controversy The Wikimedia Foundation – a non-profit dedicated to funding Wikipedia – came to its decision through community vote. Over 300 users voted on the ban, with 94 voting against it, and 234 voting in favor. As shared by Wikipedia editor Molly…

First Wikipedia Edit To Become An NFT

With billions of page views each month, Wikipedia is one of the most popular online encyclopedias globally. The website's popularity derives from the breadth of its content and the network of users who keep the information updated voluntarily. Wikipedia was born in January 2001 and, after a difficult start, it managed to gain popularity year after year. Today the online encyclopedia takes a new step in its future, entering the NFT sector for the first time. Our article will remind…

Cardano vs. Wikipedia: Hoskinson Calls Out Jimmy Wales for Censorship

The war between Cardano and Wikipedia just got really interesting. In a video statement on Twitter, Charles Hoskinson, the man behind Cardano, has called out Jimmy Wales (Founder of Wikipedia) for censorship. Charles Hoskinson is the CEO of IOHK, the technology company behind Cardano blockchain. The tussle between Wikipedia and Cardano has been going on for a long time as the latter still doesn't have a page on Wikipedia. https://twitter.com/iohk_charles/status/1319480871456419840?s=21 In his latest video statement, Charles questions the credibility of…