Word from Answers.com that they have partnered with the Wikipedia Foundation to use Answers.com’s 1-Click Answers technology to create a co-branded version of Answers.com to be called 1-Click Answers, Wikipedia Edition.
1-Click Answers, Wikipedia Edition advertising revenues will be split with The Wikimedia Foundation.
Additionally, Wikipedia will create a “tools” page on the English version of Wikipedia site with 1-Click Answers, with Wikipedia Edition receiving “charter placement.”
?We are pleased to partner with Answers.com, encouraging software that improves access to Wikipedia,? said Jimmy Wales, Wikipedia founder and Wikimedia Foundation President. ?Bob Rosenschein and his team have created an innovative technology which helps users click on any word in any application to look it up in Wikipedia. We expect that our users will appreciate the extra convenience.?