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  2. Bomis - Wikipedia

    Bomis (/ ˈ b ɒ m ɪ s / to rhyme with "promise") was a dot-com company best known for supporting the creations of free-content online-encyclopedia projects Nupedia and Wikipedia. It was co-founded in 1996 by Jimmy Wales , Tim Shell , and Michael Davis .

  3. Bomis - Wikiquote

    Bomis was a dot-com company founded in 1996 by Jimmy Wales, Tim Shell, and Michael Davis. Its primary business was the sale of advertising on the search portal, and to provide support for the free encyclopedia projects Nupedia and Wikipedia. The name was an acronym of Bitter Old Men in Suits.

  4. Bomis was popular for hosting entertainment-, sports- and adult-themed sites. When Nupedia started, Larry Sanger was hired to be the editor-in-chief for the project. But Nupedia resulted too slow to grow and too expensive to maintain, and Wikipedia was started as a side project to help Nupedia grow. In the end, Wikipedia became more popular than Nupedia; it closed in 2003 and Wikipedia was transferred to the newly created Wikimedia Foundation in 2003.

  5. Jimmy Wales: What happened to Bomis? - Quora

    He is a board member of the non-profit that runs the site, the Wikimedia Foundation V (organization). (See He does have a few powers to edit some Wikimedia projects that few others have, but he is in no way essential.

  6. Bomis (spider) - Wikipedia

    Bomis Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Subphylum: Chelicerata Class: Arachnida Order: Araneae Infraorder: Araneomorphae Family: Thomisidae Genus: Bomis L. Koch, 1874 Type species B. larvata L. Koch, 1874 Species 5, see text Bomis is a genus of crab spiders that was first described by Ludwig Carl Christian Koch in 1874.

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  8. Bomis Koori IV | Wookieepedia | Fandom

    Bomis Koori IV was a planet in the Mid Rim, and was the main gathering point of Corporate Alliance defensive forces on the surrounding worlds during the Clone Wars. Bomis Koori IV belonged to a... Bomis Koori IV belonged to a pocket of Koorivar colony worlds, it hosted Corporate Alliance factories were responsible for the...

  9. Battle of Bomis Koori IV | Wookieepedia | Fandom

    As a Corporate Alliance–controlled world, Bomis Koori IV was overseen by Alliance member and Confederate General Oro Dassyne, who maintained a ray shielded fort on the planet. The Galactic Republic dispatched a fleet of eight Venator -class Star Destroyers , led by Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi and Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker , to invade the planet.

  10. Bomis - YouTube

    Diskešu, kārtridžu un VHS barots dinozaurs spēlē gan jaunas, gan retro spēles.Hi Everyone, I'm a Let's Player from Latvia (where Doctor Doom rules with an ir...