Amazon

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Relationship between Wikimedia and Amazon.

Donations[edit]

In September 2018, Amazon donated $1 million to the Wikimedia Endowment.[1] The Wikimedia Foundation also accepts donations via Amazon Pay.[2]

Alexa[edit]

Amazon's Alexa makes use of Wikipedia articles.

In July 2017, Amazon's compliance with Wikipedia's Creative Commons licensing attribution requirement was discussed on the Wikimedia-l mailing list.[3] The WMF's Director of Strategic Partnerships, Adele Vrana, contacted Amazon regarding this.[4]

Alexa Donations supports the WMF, allowing users to say "Alexa, donate to Wikipedia" to donate.

Mechanical Turk[edit]

Amazon's Mechanical Turk is frequently used in Wikimedia Research efforts.

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