Creating Machine Learning Datasets to Measure Content Reliablity on Wikipedia

Is Wikipedia reliable? It’s an age-old question that most of us have probably encountered, and has also been the subject of some tongue-in-cheek references. Since 2001, Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit, has grown to become the world’s largest reference website, due largely in part to the collaborative nature of the project. The…

On Struggling

I’m closing in on the first month of my Outreachy internship with Wikimedia. My project is on creating Machine Learning datasets to measure content reliability. The Wikipedia ecosystem includes template pages, which could be interpreted as tags that add recurring messages to a page that might serve as a “warning” for the page. Some examples…

About Me

Hi, I’m Kay Wong. I’m an Outreachy’21 intern from Malaysia under the Wikimedia project, where I’ll be working on creating Machine Learning datasets to measure content reliability on Wikipedia. For my first blog post, I wanted to introduce myself and share a bit about my core values, and how that led to me applying for…