Google to tackle Wikipedia with new knowledge service

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  1. Super_Megatron

    Super_Megatron Twitter: @Super_Megatron Administrator

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  2. RoboticPlanet

    RoboticPlanet Exclusively Exclusive

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    This is the first Google project I've heard of that sounds outright terrible.
     
  3. MegaPrime33

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    Does google have to compete with everything that's popular online? Im surprised they haven't done porn yet.
     
  4. Scrappy

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    Dude they own Youtube. Theres enough stuff on there to count. :drool: 
     
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    Wikipedia is more fun to say...Google loses.
     
  6. jdre_124

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    Eh its fun to say wiki it, While knol it sounds like I am going to shoot someone.
     
  7. lars573

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    Headline from Google 6 months-1 year from now.

    "Google buys Wikipedia!"
     
  8. Spider Striker

    Spider Striker ThisGuyWithTheYellowCap

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    ...I'm starting to think that Google is trying to take over the world.
     
  9. OmegaScourge

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    Google is Microsoft in disguise....or EA
     
  10. Lord Of Tetris

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    Why doesn't Google just take the easy way out and start spamming Wikipedia by editing the articles to contain false/useless information?

    Like an army of Stephen Colberts. In fact, they should just hire Stephen Colbert to lead this campaign...
     
  11. REDLINE

    REDLINE longer days, plz? Veteran

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    well, they're playing with the cell industry, so why not?
     
  12. rattrap007

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    Does Goolge think it is the Highlander? THERE CAN BE ONLY ONE!!!
     
  13. Chaos Muffin

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    Googlepedia FTWTF!
     
  14. KA

    KA PENIS GOES WHERE?!!

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    my bets on google, i got five on it.
     
  15. Doctor Ingenious

    Doctor Ingenious Doctorate in Ingeniology

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    what currency?
     

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