Wikipedia to Color Code Untrustworthy Text

31 Aug 2009 - 5:46pm
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Joe Lanman
2007

Interesting project to visualise the trustworthiness of wiki edits:

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2009/08/wikitrust/

>From the article:

Text from questionable sources starts out with a bright orange background,
while text from trusted authors gets a lighter shade. As more people view
and edit the new text, it gradually gains more “trust” and turns from orange
to white.

Joe Lanman

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