Sergey Brin And His Wife Just Donated $500,000 To Wikipedia

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An organisation run by Google co-founder Sergey Brin and his wife, 23andme founder Anne Wojcicki, just donated a half-million dollars to Wikipedia.

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales has plastered the site with advertisements asking for donations during Wikipedia’s 8th annual fundraising drive, which started on Wednesday.

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