You have seen some useful Wikipedia tools, now let’s check out a couple of more interesting Wikipedia Mashups and hacks that make browsing Wikipedia wikis all the more fun.
Interesting Wikipedia Mashups & Hacks
Wiki Scanner – Be warned before you edit the Wikipedia entry of your own product or organization. The Wikipedia Scanner, using IP addresses of users who edit Wikipedia pages anonymously, can easily identify the location of people making the changes and can therefore trace the organization where these edits are coming from.
Wikipedia API – Sample code and API demo for developers. Type a word and it will show a list of all Wikipedia articles that begin with that word.
Wiki MindMap – This tool will help you navigate Wikipedia topics like a mindmap.
Wikipedia Vision – This Google Maps mash-up will help you visualize edits that are being made to Wikipedia from different parts of the world in near real-time.