[hackerspaces] Wikipedia entries on hackerspaces

Agent 5 ag3nt5 at dc401.org
Mon Mar 7 22:49:07 CET 2011

Came across this:

-Dave    -Agent5-

On Thu, Feb 10, 2011 at 9:55 PM, Nate Bezanson <myself at telcodata.us> wrote:

> The Wikipedia article on the very first hackerspace I ever visited, HacDC,
> is up for deletion.
> And I don't disagree. It's a horrible little article, short on interesting
> details, long on administrivia, and most crucially, it fails to establish
> relevance.
> HacDC IS relevant though, and I (with your help) am going to edit the
> article and make that obvious. If you know of a third-party source to help
> establish that relevance, please either add it directly, mention it on the
> article's talk page, or just mention it here in this thread.
> And while I'm on the subject, i3Detroit's own article was prematurely
> created, and justifiably deleted, back in 2009. We're a lot more relevant
> now, too, and have a handy collection of links to back it up:
> http://i3detroit.com/wi/index.php?title=In_the_Media
> If you think your space belongs on Wikipedia too, start by amassing such a
> collection of links. Then mention it here and see what happens...
> -Nate-
> i3Detroit
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