[Foundation-l] A day to celebrate, Wikipedia on the cover of the Stern magazine, in a comparison with Brockhaus (and guess who "won"...)

Mathias Schindler mathias.schindler at gmail.com
Wed Dec 5 11:47:58 UTC 2007

On Dec 5, 2007 12:45 PM, Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> wrote:
> On 12/5/07, Mathias Schindler <mathias.schindler at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Tomorrow's issue of Stern Magazin (think about it as a slightly softer
> > version of Newsweek or TIME, more or less) has Wikipedia on its cover.
> > They compared 50 articles from de.wp to the 15-volume edition of the
> > Brockhaus publishing house to each other (the test was done by
> > experts, of course :) ) and posted the results in a press release,
> > pointing to the article:
> Congratulations to the German Wikipedia community for this historic
> achievement! And all that without stable versions! ;-)

With stable versions, we could obviously have gotten a 1,0 score :)

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