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Access Wikipedia For FREE!

Digi subscribers in Malaysia can now access Wikipedia for absolutely FREE! This is part of a Wikipedia’s collaboration to offer free mobile access to Wikipedia.

How come?

Wikipedia Zero, a project launched by the Wikimedia Foundation to offer free mobile access to Wikipedia in emerging countries, expanded into Asia for the first time this week via a partnership with Malaysian operator Digi, opening access to more than 10 million subscribers in the countries

To access this service, log on to zero.wikipedia.org using Opera Mini Browser Only. The other countries that have this service are Tunisia and Uganda.

The service launched on the 21st of May and soon will be available in Thailand, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Serbia, Montenegro, and India via Telenor, the parent company for Digi in Malaysia

Source : TNW Asia