Artificial intelligence can be used to scour the crowdsourced encyclopaedia for contradictory information and flag it to human editors
19 November 2021
Wikipedia was launched in 2001 and now has over 6 million articles written almost entirely by volunteers. While that huge unpaid workforce is its biggest strength, it is also a crucial weakness, and errors can be introduced either accidentally or deliberately.
Cheng Hsu at National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan and …