Proposal:Wikipedia TV station on Bell ExpressVu

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Wikipedia TV on Bell ExpressVu (Canadian) satellite dish.


Create a Canadian television station carrying informational programming about the most popular articles on English Wikipedia.


A lot of Wikipedians watch television so this is one way for people to access Wikipedian when they are unable to access or afford the Internet.

Key Questions

  • Would Wikipedia TV keep up with the articles as their popularity starts to change?

Potential Costs

Starting a television studio, finding the right media personalities, trying to attract satellite subscribers to the new channel.


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