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German biochemist and computer programmer who developed the first version of the MediaWiki software. Like WordPress, MediaWiki is written in PHP and uses a database to store the content. It has become one of the dominant web software and is used on Wikipedia and Wiktionary.
How do I view a deleted web page?
Is there a way to view a deleted web page - one that is no longer available? Yes there is and the solution is quite simple. [more...]
Wikipedia articles are not considered complete. In fact, all are regarded as works in progress because they are continually being updated, modified and corrected. This is contrary to articles in hardcopy (print) encyclopaedias and is possible because of the ever-changing nature of the web. [more...]