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Submission + - Monkey Selfie, Aboriginal Language Among Wikipedia Copyright Takedown Requests (itworld.com)

itwbennett writes: Wikimedia, which operates Wikipedia, published its first transparency report Wednesday detailing two years of alteration and takedown requests as well as requests for user data it received. Of the 304 general content removal requests, none were granted, Wikimedia said in a blog post. And while the amount of copyright takedown requests was notably low, the requests that were made included a selfie taken by a black macaque monkey and an entire aboriginal language, among other eyebrow-raising items.
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Monkey Selfie, Aboriginal Language Among Wikipedia Copyright Takedown Requests

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