Microsoft Azure will support the research on Wikipedia quality

Dr Krzysztof Węcel from the Department of Information Systems received a grant for conducting research with the tools available through the Microsoft Azure cloud. The award was presented as part of the Microsoft Azure for Research Award programme after a positive assessment of the project proposal entitled “Data Science for improving the quality of crowdsourced ...

Lecture on the quality of Wikipedia in High School

On May 31, 2017 Włodzimierz Lewoniewski provided lectures and workshops for pupils of the High School no 12 in Poznań as part of the Infizmania project. The topic focused on the quality of information on Wikipedia in various languages.

Assessing information quality of a community-based encyclopedia

Since founding and with the increasing popularity of Wikipedia there are more and more scientific publications on the quality of the information. One of the first studies in the area related to the automatic assessment of Wikipedia quality – “Assessing information quality of a community-based encyclopedia” by Besiki Stvilia, Michael B. Twidale, Linda C. Smith, ...

DBpedia quality based on assessment of Wikipedia

At the DBpedia meetup was presented presentation “Improving the quality of DBpedia based on the analysis of the quality of Wikipedia articles in different languages”. The meeting was held on 22 November 2016 at the Poznań University of Economics and Business. The presentation is placed on slideshare

ICIST Conference 2016 (video)

22nd International Conference on Information and Software Technologies (ICIST 2016) took place in Druskininkai on October 13-15. During the proceedings was presented a paper „Quality and Importance of Wikipedia Articles in Different Languages”.