In this e-project, you will explore Wikipedia’s strategies for managing the largest online knowledge repository in the world, learning more about how technology is used to manage the human element.

First, visit Wikipedia’s main page ( for an overview of the site. Next, go to the article titled “Smartphone” (

Click on the Talk tab at the top.
a. What is the purpose of this section?
b. What issues and debates are underway regarding the content of the article on smartphones?
c. How does this technical support for discussion about the contents of an article help manage the human element?

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