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Wikipedia Zero to launch in India

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Wikipedia Zero is one of the coolest projects out there. I may not agree with a lot of the politics around Wikipedia but the idea to open and allow for free millions to access huge amounts of knowledge can be a powerful tool for change.

“It is our mission to provide free access to knowledge for everyone in the world,” says Amit Kapoor Senior Manager, Mobile Partnerships, at the Wikimedia Foundation. “It’s only fitting then that today we announced our first Wikipedia Zero partnership launch in India, the world’s second most populous country.”

http://thenextweb.com/media/2013/07/25/wikipedia-zero-arrives-in-india-dropping-mobile-data-charges-for-60m-aircel-subscribers/

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