How does Wikipedia update information so quickly?

Answer Wikipedia has thousands of editor, many of whom watch any popular media event. A piece of hot news like that will be included in Wikipedia within seconds. The nomination of Sarah Palin for vice pre... Read More »

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How quickly do edits to an article in Wikipedia appear?

Edits appear immediately when they are made. The review happens afterward, but rarely in a coordinated fashion - people can see what changes have been made, and revert them or make their own change... Read More »

How does Wikipedia detect Trolls so quickly?

Since I've written a kind of lengthy response, here's a summary if you don't want to read it all:- Wikipedia has a recent changes page which displays all the changes- There are tools and programs t... Read More »

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How does wikipedia update its news so fast?

I love wikipedia. All my information is there, and if I can not find it I just come to yahoo answers.