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This Texas town existed for just one day, long enough to host a fatal train wreck - AV Club

With more than 5.6 million articles, Wikipedia is an invaluable resource, whether you're throwing a term paper together at the last minute or you're a 4-year-old doing a deep dive on Thomas The Tank Engine. We explore some of Wikipedia's oddities in ...

Freedom Planet 2 Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

While the first game would run on the Clickteam Fusion engine, the developers made the decision to move Freedom Planet 2 onto the far more flexible and prevalent Unity Engine. Christian Whitehead, famous for his work on Sonic Mania, is also involved ...

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

Use of Unreal Engine 4 helped speed up development, though the engine did take some tweaking to run the massive maps the game demanded. The airplane free fall was introduced to add an additional wrinkle to the game where players could decide ...

Biomutant Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

There isn't a lot of early development information since the reveal of the game happened so rapidly and close to the intended release, beyond the choice being made to run the game on Unreal Engine 4. We can infer that this is the project that the ...

Yakuza Kiwami 2 Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

Yakuza Kiwami 2 was announced to run on the Dragon Engine, which originally powered Yakuza 6. The Dragon engine affords the game a modern presentation and feel, stripping away the constant loading screens of the PS2 original and creating a ...

Quake Champions Wiki – Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

Later at Quake-con 2016, creative director Tim Willits revealed that the game would run on a hybrid engine made up of id Tech and Saber Tech, instead of id Tech 6, which powered games like DOOM 2016. The unique engine meant that Quake Champions ...

Alarm over failures of 'revolutionary' GTF engine is rising - Crikey (blog)

As Wikipedia accurately reports, the Hyfil material proved no match for the infamous chicken sized bird ingestion engine test and it sent the original Rolls-Royce entity into administration, consigned the Tristar's to an inferior sales outcome, and led ...

Google Wiki: How Stanford Students Larry Page And Sergey Brin Started It, The Apple Factor - The Inquisitr

Google currently specializes in online services, which range from advertising to computing software and hardware. It was started by two Stanford University Ph.D. students, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, in 1998. The two were close friends, and it was Brin ...

Ford is Quickly Disappearing from Jaguar Land Rover Engine Bays - The Truth About Cars

Automotive News Europe reports that the next Ford engine to disappear from Jaguar Land Rover's inventory is the 2.0-liter Ecoboost four-cylinder, found in the Range Rover Evoque, as well as some Jaguar XE and Land Rover Discovery Sport models. Jaguar ...

Batman: A Telltale Game Series Wiki Guide - IGN

The makers of Tales from the Borderlands and The Walking Dead now bring a new take on the Dark Knight with the Batman Telltale Games adventure series. This is the first Telltale game to run on an upgraded version of the engine, with higher quality ...

The Surge Wiki – Everything you need to know about the game - GamingBolt

Ankh is notable for being the earliest game to make use of the OGRE engine. After the success of Ankh, its sequels, and a spin-off, Jack Keane, set in India, Deck 13 released their first RPG, Venetica, in 2009. Venetica arrived on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360 ...

Shadwen Wiki: Everything You Need To Know About The Game - GamingBolt

Shadwen is powered by Frozenbyte's in-house engine, and is slated to release in May 2016, for PC and PS4. A playable demo of Shadwen arrived on Steam in February, giving players a taste of Shadwen's core mechanics. The demo was used to promote ...

CMS Critic Awards - CMS Critic (press release) (blog)

The CMS Critic awards were started several years ago in order to fill a gap that was missing in the business software industry. While there have been similar awards in the past that have been given out, none have been truly focused on ensuring fair ...

Black Desert Online Wiki – Everything you need to know about the game - GamingBolt

According to the team, the first year of development mostly involved with the concept design for the game. There was also the matter of coming up with an engine that was specifically geared towards this game. The company explained the need for a ...

The visually impaired may soon have an audio version of Wikipedia - Digital Trends

Thanks to a new open source project, the people's encyclopedia is adding a text-to-speech synthesis that will allow for certain parts of Wiki entries to be read aloud, enabling the visually impaired — but also those who are learning disabled or ...

Crowdsourced project aims to add text-to-speech to Wikipedia - TechCrunch

Wikipedia will host the speech synthesis servers and an optimized version of the platform will be developed for it. But the software will also be made freely available as open source — and will be “readily usable” by any site that uses the MediaWiki ...

Wikipedia will soon have a crowdsourced speech engine to read articles aloud - The Next Web

Millions of people around the world rely on Wikipedia for information on just about every topic under the sun, offered in nearly 300 languages and at no charge. But it's less accessible to those with vision impairments and learning disabilities. To ...

Wikimedia Foundation Secures $250000 Grant For Search Engine Development - Search Engine Land

The Wikimedia Foundation is getting back into search with a Knowledge Engine project that could turn Wikipedia.org into something more like a search engine than an online encyclopedia. As The Register reports, the Knight Foundation has approved a ...

Why Wikipedia and IMDb's user intent strategies work so well - Brafton (blog)

It is hard to know exactly how to focus your marketing in terms of optimizing for Google's ranking when the search engine is constantly shifting. Your best bet is to take advantage of what doesn't change – actual people. When you take a user's search ...

It's Wikipedia mythbuster time: 8 of the best on your 15th birthday - The Register

In 2001, he still remembered that "Larry [Sanger] had the idea to use Wiki software for a separate project" to feed Wales' struggling "Nupedia". Wales was reportedly sceptical about the idea at first. Sanger coined the name "Wikipedia" (to avoid ...

Wiki software is collaborative software that runs a wiki, which allows users to create and collaboratively edit "pages" or entries via a web browser. A wiki system is usually a web application that runs on one or more web servers. The content, including all current and previous revisions, is usually stored in either a file system or a database. Wikis are a type of web content management system, and the most commonly supported off-the-shelf software that web hosting facilities offer. There are currently dozens of actively maintained wiki engines, in a variety of programming languages, including both open source and proprietary applications. These vary widely in their platform support, their support for natural language characters and conventions, and in their assumptions about technical versus social control of editing.

Homepage of Wikipedia, which runs on MediaWiki, one of the most popular wiki software

Wiki software (also known as a wiki engine or wiki application) is collaborative software that runs a wiki, which allows users to create and collaboratively edit "pages" or entries via a web browser. A wiki system is usually a web application that runs on one or more web servers. The content, including all current and previous revisions, is usually stored in either a file system or a database. Wikis are a type of web content management system, and the most commonly supported off-the-shelf software that web hosting facilities offer. There are currently dozens of actively maintained wiki engines, in a variety of programming languages, including both open source and proprietary applications. These vary widely in their platform support, their support for natural language characters and conventions, and in their assumptions about technical versus social control of editing.

DokuWiki Open Source Wiki Engine installation on ubuntu Linux

DokuWiki is a wiki application licensed under GPLv2 and written in the PHP programming language. It works on plain text files and thus does not need a ...

Building a proper UI/UX for the wiki engine (GSoC'15 Project) - Yask Srivastava - FOSSASIA 2016

Speaker: Yask Srivastava (Moin Moin Wiki) About Yask Srivastava: I will be giving a talk about my GSoC'15 project which I successfully completed for Moin Moin ...

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What i'd strongly i'm going to be starting up a company wiki for internal use confused about the differences between mediawiki, wikimedia, wikipedia and wiki?

Rules of My Wiki and Why I'll Never do a Face Reveal

People don't seem to understand that my wiki is for information only!

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