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    Jimmy Wales on the Failure of Nupedia


    Jimmy Wales on the Failure of Nupedia
    Ford Hall Forum - Ford Hall Forum
    Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales joins journalist Christopher Lydon to address the direction of web 2.0 and how Objectivist philosophy guides his vision.Across the globe we are building, editing, and contributing to a growing body of knowledge and tools at everyone's fingertips. Volunteers in leaderless organizations contribute to online initiatives and articles. Software developers spend their free time collaborating with complete strangers.Amazingly, these efforts are creating products of extraordinary quality, sometimes better than that of large for-profit organizations.Why do we do it? Why does it work? - Ford Hall Forum