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This is a proposal for a new Wikimedia sister project.
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Status of the proposal
Statusunder discussion
Details of the proposal
Project descriptionAs I have noted on my publications all over wikipedia, and the explanation on my commons talk page, I think that internet addiction is partially contributed by Wikipedia.

I have a medical and neuroscientific theory based on simple philosophy that Widescreen is more "real" - we have two eyes, and we mostly use widescreen computers now. I think with phones, if Wikipedia is locked to widescreen for those who want to select it, it will be a little harder to hold, a little more easy to see the reality behind it, and just let it be rather than being "addicted" or "dependent" on the content of Wikipedia.

I have some data supporting this theory and it is being investigated from a legal perspective in regards to social media applications and in regard to a smartphone manufacturer.
Is it a multilingual wiki?All wikis
Potential number of languagesAll wiki projects
Proposed taglineSafe wikipedia use for internet addicts worldwide, or those at genetic risk of developing Wikipedia reading addiction
Proposed URLThe (proposed) website for the project
Technical requirements
New features to requireSimply changing the wikipedia smartphone applications to widescreen.
Development wikiDoes your project have a technical-development wiki (e.g., in Wikimedia Labs)?
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Proposed by


Dr Peter James Chisholm

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Safewiki Wikisafe Wikiwidescreen


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