Washington, January 28. To combat trolling and other acts of vandalism on the website Wikipedia are planning to develop up to half a million dollars. About it informs Agency Associated Press.
As specified, the funds the Wikimedia Foundation for these purposes, sacrificed Craig Newmark, the founder of the site of free announcements Craigslist. According to patron, the fight against "trolling and harassment" is of great importance for the successful operation of the project.
the funds Received will be spent on the development of tools and algorithms that will help in the fight against unscrupulous users, such as their timely blocking.
As expected, the effect of the planned measures will not keep itself waiting, and improvements to the portal you will see in the foreseeable future.