Wikinews profiled in news report
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Tuesday, February 15, 2005
The Tech Beat, an online extension ofmagazine, posted a profile of on Tuesday. Wikinews is an news source run by the non-profit .
The review compares Wikinews to "a cost-freeor ", noting the volunteer base of that collaborate in writing Wikinews articles. The Tech Beat cites the recent successes of Internet as evidence that Wikinews has a bright future.
The recent offer byto host , an open content encyclopedia, was also mentioned to attest to the potential of Wikinews.
Wikinews was launched as a demonstrationin November 2004.
- "Citizen Journalists: Could Wikinews Become The Next Associated Press?" — , February 15, 2005
- Nick Farrell. "Wikipedia might move to Google" — , February 15, 2005