[3] He aussi Indicated That He Had never been employed by the Wikimedia Foundation and Claimed His work is Wikiscanner was “100% noncommercial.” [3] On December 21, 2012, a research group from Fondazione Bruno Kessler  ( it ) released an open-source clone of WikiScanner called WikiWatchdog . [4]

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Wiki-PR editing of Wikipedia

Wiki-PR is a consulting firm That Marketed formerly the Ability to edit Wikipedia by “… Directly edit [ing] your page using our network of Established Wikipedia editors and admin [s].” [4] It was then banned, including all its employees, contractors, and owners, by the Wikipedia community for unethical editing. Despite the ban, the firm still markets (as of January 2017 ) its ability to …

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Orangemoody editing of Wikipedia

On August 31, 2015, 381 sockpuppet accounts on the English Wikipedia were discovered operating a secret paid editing ring. Its participants extorted money from mid-sized businesses who had articles about themselves rejected. Nicknamed “Orangemoody” after the first account uncovered, It was Wikipedia’s biggest conflict-of-interest scandal at the time, [1] conduire the scope of the Wiki-PR editing of Wikipedia incident in qui Approximately 250 sockpuppets were found and …

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The Hunting Ground

The Hunting Ground is a documentary film about the incidence of sexual assault on college campuses in the United States and what its creators say is a failure of college administrations to deal with it adequately. Written and directed by Kirby Dick and produced by Amy Ziering , it premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival . The film was released on February 27, 2015, [2] an edited …

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Freud Communications

Freud Communications is a public relations firm based in London . It was founded in 1985 by Matthew Freud -of the Public Relations dynasty of Edward Bernays -and great-grandson of the psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud ). The PR firm of Edward Bernays became Britain’s largest independent consumer PR firm. [1] The firm was bought in 1994 by another independent UK agency, Abbott Mead Vickers (AMV), in 1994 for about 10 million pounds …

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Church of Scientology editing on Wikipedia

A series of incidents in 2009 led to Church of Scientology -owned networks being banned from making edits to Wikipedia articles relating to Scientology . The Church of Scientology has long had a controversial history on the Internet , and has initiated campaigns to manipulate material and remove information from the web. From Wikipedia , the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Scientology on the website. Disputes Began in earnest in 2005, …

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Bell Pottinger

Bell Pottinger Private (Legally BPP Communications Ltd. , informally Bell Pottinger ) is a British multinational public relationship and marketing company headquartered in London , United Kingdom. It was the largest UK-based public relations consultancy measured by 2010 fee income. [5]

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Conflict-of-interest editing on Wikipedia

Conflict-of-interest (COI) is editing Wikipedia OCCURS When editors use Wikipedia to advance the interests of Their Actual gold external relationships. The type of COI editing of most concern on Wikipedia is publicized for public relations (PR) purposes. [1] Several Wikipedia policies and guidelines exist to combat conflict of interest editing, including Wikipedia: Conflict of interest and Wikipedia: Paid-contribution disclosure . Controversies reported by the media include United States congressional staff editing articles about …

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