Jimmy Wales:
Jimmy Wales over de geboorte van Wikipedia

TEDGlobal 2005 · 20:01 · Filmed Jul 2005
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Jimmy Wales herinnert zich hoe hij "een ongeregelde bende vrijwilligers" samenbracht. Hij gaf hen de middelen om samen te werken en ontwikkelde zo Wikipedia, de online encyclopedie die zichzelf organiseert, zichzelf verbetert en nooit af is.

Founder of Wikipedia
With a vision for a free online encyclopedia, Wales assembled legions of volunteer contributors, gave them tools for collaborating, and created the self-organizing, self-correcting, ever-expanding, multilingual encyclopedia of the future. Full bio
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