your own values for others stating that the idea of "participating in a benevolent effort to share information is somehow. The initial purpose was to get the public to add entries that would then be "fed into the Nupedia process" of authorization." a b Sidener, Jonathan (December 6, 2004). Sanger, Larry (January 18, 2002). Prime Minister David Cameron 's plan for an Internet porn-filter, saying that the idea was "ridiculous." 122 In November 2013, Wales also commented on the Snowden affair, describing Edward Snowden as "a hero" whom history would judge "very favourably additionally, Wales said the.S. "Scotland Tonight: Wikipedia founder honoured in Glasgow". "What Wikipedia is and why it matters". "Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales exits Guardian board over conflict of interest with Wikitribune news site". Archived from the original on March 1, 2016. A b c d Lomas, Natasha (June 8, 2014). "Jimmy Wales: 'It's not about how many pages. In Fraser, Matthew ; Dutta, Soumitra. 17 19 The intent behind Nupedia was to have expert-written entries on a variety of topics, and to sell advertising alongside the entries in order to make profit. 132 133 Wales has three daughters: one with Rohan and two with Garvey. Retrieved April 22, 2009. London Review of Books. "Wikipedia and beyond: Jimmy Wales's sprawling vision". 10 11, wales serves on the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees, the non-profit charitable organization that he helped establish to operate Wikipedia, holding its board-appointed "community founder" seat. Merton, but being too intimidated to submit his first draft to the prestigious finance professors who were to peer review it, even though he had published a paper on Option Pricing Theory and was comfortable with the subject matter. Petersburg, Florida and later headquartered in San Francisco, California. 19 After eighth grade, Wales attended Randolph School, a university-preparatory school in Huntsville, graduating at sixteen. "Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales backs 'viral mobile network' The People's Operator". Barr, Greg (October 7, 2016). Throwing Sheep in the Boardroom: How Online Social Networking Will Transform Your Life, Work and World (1st.). 131 She is Tony Blair's former diary secretary, whom Wales met in Davos, Switzerland. 79 Then-chairperson of the foundation Florence Devouard and former foundation interim Executive Director Brad Patrick denied any wrongdoing by Wales or the foundation, saying that Wales accounted for every expense and that, for items for which he lacked. The majority of Nupedia's experts, however, wanted nothing to do with this project, fearing that mixing amateur content with professionally researched and edited material would compromise the integrity of Nupedia's information and damage the credibility of the encyclopedia. 163 On May 17, 2014, Wales was awarded a Doctorate Honoris Causa by the Faculty of Communication Sciences of the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI Lugano, Switzerland). 69 70 All intellectual property rights and domain names pertaining to Wikipedia were moved to the new foundation, 71 whose purpose is to establish general policy for the encyclopedia and its sister projects. 25 27 It was Jimmy Wales, along with other people, who came up with the broader idea of an open-source, collaborative encyclopedia that would accept contributions from ordinary people. But this is a futile process because in our brave new world of transparent activity and maximum communication, the truth will out." 30 59 Wales was also observed to have modified references to Bomis in a way that was characterized. A b c d e f g Wilson, Claire. Sanger, Larry (April 18, 2005). "Wikipedia isn't about human potential, whatever Wales says". Wales, Jimmy (March 17, 2009).