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Spotted this on a parked car on the UofM campus, heh.
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During a conversation today this classic video about the development of the Wikipedia article about heavy metal umlauts came up. Had fun watching it again. And btw, it appears that the Wikipedia article has had about 1400 revisions since the video was made, and was renamed to "Metal umlaut" in Dec 2008.
Jon Udell: Heavy Metal Umlaut.
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In January, an article in the NY Times about Wikipedia's gender gap sparked lots of discussion. A group of researchers in our lab (I'm not one of them, though) did a study about the gender gap, and here's an extended abstract with some results.

(Edit: 2011-08-11, fixed the incorrectly fixed link to the blog post.)
GroupLens Research. Home; People; Publications; Blog. Home » GroupLens Blog » tony's blog. Wikipedia's Gender Gap. Submitted by tony on Wed, 2011-07-06 10:54. When we saw Noam Cohen's Janu...
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Yeah, you found the right paper, Alf. The cat is now officially out of the bag: http://www1.umn.edu/news/news-releases/2011/UR_CONTENT_350252.html I noticed the link to our lab's blog post is currently not working in the news release, I've corrected the one in this post, hopefully they'll fix their shortly.
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    Computer Science PhD, 2008 - present
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    Master in Informatics, 2002 - 2008
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