[Air-l] Wikipedia's Technological Obscurification: Three ways Wikipedia keeps 99% of the population from participating

Bonnie Nardi nardi at ics.uci.edu
Wed Feb 21 06:52:34 PST 2007

Very interesting. Thanks so much for letting us know of this 
perspective on Wikipedia. It seems a bit like mashups which also are 
not really for the common human although they are of course very 




Bonnie A. Nardi
School of Information and Computer Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697-3440
(949) 824-6534

On Feb 21, 2007, at 5:38 AM, Jeremy Hunsinger wrote:

> this is an interesting short critique of wikipedia, and to some
> extent most wikiwikiweb systems that some of you may be interested in.
> http://www.calacanis.com/2007/02/20/technological-obscurification-
> three-ways-wikipedia-keeps-99-of/
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