Artificial intelligence can be used to scour the crowdsourced encyclopedia for contradictory information and flag it to human editors
Technology 19 November 2021
Wikipedia’s open-editing policy makes it easy for errors to creep in
Wikipedia was launched in 2001 and the English language version now has more than 6 million articles written almost entirely by volunteers. While that huge, unpaid workforce is its biggest strength, it is also a crucial weakness, and errors can be introduced either accidentally or deliberately.
Cheng Hsu at National Cheng Kung …