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Hitt og þetta 14. nóvember 2005

False details about Norwegian prime minister posted to Wikipedia

Nordic Business Report-November 15, 2005-False details about Norwegian prime minister posted to Wikipedia
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Online encyclopaedia Wikipedia has placed restrictions on the page about the Norwegian prime minister Jens Stoltenberg. The restriction means that web users cannot make changes to the article. It was implemented after incorrect information was added to the listing. Wikipedia usually allows visitors to the website to contribute information and make changes to listings that are already included. False details that were added to the page on Stoltenberg included a period of imprisonment and leadership of an association for chimpanzees, reported Poynter Online. Both the English and Norwegian versions of the page were locked after the malicious listings on the English page were discovered.

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