Wikipedia Didn’t Kill Britannica. Windows Did | Epicenter

Media_httpwwwwiredcom_ecvvw

while we focus on the issue of print vs. online in terms of keeping knowledge updated or managing costs, do we stop to consider how the knowledge of wikipedia is less the idea of knowledge as put forth by the publishers and editors — the white, old, rich elite — of britannica, vs the more balanced and open version of knowledge in a resource that is crowdsourced? which one is more real and which one is more ideological?

Digg This
Reddit This
Stumble Now!
Buzz This
Vote on DZone
Share on Facebook
Bookmark this on Delicious
Kick It on DotNetKicks.com
Shout it
Share on LinkedIn
Bookmark this on Technorati
Post on Twitter
Google Buzz (aka. Google Reader)