Here’s great news! The Official Wikipedia Application is now available on Android Market. Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia that offers more than 20 million articles in 280 languages. In November, the online encyclopedia had more than 474 million unique users, in December 2011 to reach the last 16.3 billion page views. To date, this massive information platform has become one of the most used and most important of the web.
In this Wednesday, January 18, 2012, Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia has mobilized against the passage of laws and SOPA PIPA, making the American version of its site inaccessible to all.
For many, as you say that putting ‘offline’ to this giant web site has caused a great strain on the canvas, but Wikipedia (like many others) wanted to understand what might happen if these laws were to be adopted.
With the Official Wikipedia Application, you can :
- Save article to read later or offline,
- Search articles nearby,
- Share articles using Android “Share” function,
- Read article in a different language,
- Full screen search and so on.
The Official Wikipedia App or Mobile application is available on the Android Market, so what you are waiting for, download it from the following link.