Monmouth, UK set to become the world's first Wikipedia town

By Leeky ยท 6 replies
May 18, 2012
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  1. Monmouth (Trefynwy), a small town in Wales, UK, known for being the birthplace of King Henry V looks set to make history once again, after Wikipedia announced it was to...

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  2. Timonius

    Timonius TS Evangelist Posts: 647   +58

    So, if I have nothing available to read a QR code I'm SOL?
  3. TJGeezer

    TJGeezer TS Enthusiast Posts: 385   +10

    Hmm - a very sticky problem. Um... you could ask the tour guide? Maybe ask another tourist who does have a smartphone? Use the free WiFi with your laptop to ask Wikipedia? Do a little research ahead of time? I'm pretty sure one of those alternatives might work. But I don't know, since I've never been to Wales and am nervous about hearing actual people speak that beautifully musical, unspellable language of theirs in real time, so probably never will go.
  4. weren't they in like panic mode to get funding earlier this year? =O
    well well well...
  5. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TS Evangelist Posts: 2,999   +1,318

    Will be awesome once all the info in wikipedia is made correct, back from the day where anyone was allowed to change stuff.
  6. If you don't have something to read QR codes then you should do yourself a favour and UPGRADE your cellular device. :p Even many cheap tablets have access to app stores, giving you access to a QR code reading app.
  7. Timonius

    Timonius TS Evangelist Posts: 647   +58

    Let's assume (since we are in the business of assuming) for a moment that one's device batteries are dead . . .

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