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Here are the latest posts about Wikipedia on The Write News:

Ten Most Controversial Topics on Wikipedia Revealed
The ten most controversial topics on Wikipedia have been revealed through a study of the online encyclopedia's ongoing edit wars. (July 21, 2013)

Wikipedia Versus Libraries
Richard Farmbrough, a 45-year-old technology project manager living in England, is said to be the person with the most Wikipedia entries. (August 1, 2007)

Wikipedia Doghouse for Microsoft
Microsoft has tried to buy its way around Wikipedia (or should we say Nofollowpedia). (January 24, 2007)

Wikipedia Applies Nofollow Bandage in Lame Spam Fighting Attempt
Wikipedia has made the decision to add the nofollow attribute to all external links on the English language Wikipedia site. (January 22, 2007)

Wikileaks: A Wiki for Whistleblowers
The Syndney Morning Herald reports that a new wiki website called Wikileaks could make things considerably more difficult for corrupt governments and corporations by allowing whistleblowers an anonymous place for leaking confidential documents. (January 21, 2007)

Wikipedia Launches WikiSeek Search Tool
Wikipedia has launched a new search tool called WikiSeek. (January 16, 2007)

Wikipedia's War on Blogs Continues as Matt Cutts' Page is Targeted for Deletion
We first mentioned Wikipedia's war on blogs before in a post on December 7th when Tony Pierce's Wikipedia page was up for deletion. (January 9, 2007)

Top-Cited Wikipedia Entries by Bloggers in 2006
Nielsen BuzzMetrics has released data about which Wikipedia articles bloggers most referenced from January 1st to December 10th. (December 28, 2006)

Wikipedia Founder to Launch Search Engine
Earlier today Times Online reported that Wikipedia founder Jimmy Whales is planning a search engine called Wikiasari that will launch early next year compete with today's search leaders like Google, Live. (December 23, 2006)

Wikipedia Blogger Pages Being Targeted for Deletion
A war against blogs is being waged at Wikipedia. (December 7, 2006)

Wikipedia Founder to Launch Citizendium
Wikipedia founder Larry Sanger is launching a new project called Citizendium. (September 19, 2006)

WikiCharts Shows Most Visited Wikipedia Articles
A new website called WikiCharts is listing the top articles from Wikipedia. (August 27, 2006)

Stephen Colbert and Wikiality
Earlier this week Stephen Colbert took on Wikipedia, the user-edited online encyclopedia, during The Word segment of his show, The Colbert Report. (August 5, 2006)

Ken Lay's Death Confuses Wikipedia
Today's story about Former Enron CEO Ken Lay's death from a heart attack has been discussed in numerous blogs. (July 5, 2006) Adds Searchable Wikipedia Content
Lexico Publishing Group, LLC, the publisher of Dictionary. (October 18, 2005)

Blog Links to Wikipedia Soar
Analysis by Blogpulse. (September 28, 2005)