Photo: Flickr user lifeontheedge

Saturday, October 28, 2006

Florence Devouard is the new chair of the Wikimedia board. Jimbo will become Chairman Emeritus.

Monday, October 23, 2006


Jimbo's revalation (to wit: an anonymous donor might give a hundred million dollars to free content from copyright) got picked up on slashdot, metafilter, and digg. Summary of the hundreds of suggestions that poured in.

("The idea of forming a nation has been discussed before on this page. Problem would be to found the infstrastructure of that nation. Also defending the country against US's 'liberation' operations would be impossible.")