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Quora collects $80 million in funding

The Web and mobile information hub is padding its bank account with new millions from Tiger Global in the hopes that it can remain an independent company.

By April 9, 2014


Facebook quietly phases out FB Questions

The social-networking giant says it's going to focus on other things, but that doesn't mean it's giving up on search all together.

By October 19, 2012


Q&A site Quora debuts 'lightweight blog' platform

The crowd-sourced ask-a-question, get-an-answer site announces a new bookmarking product called Boards.

By December 19, 2011


Quora Q&As come to iPhone, iPod Touch

The free question-and-answer app lets users ask questions and add and read answers, as the Quora Web site does. But it also uses location features to allow for targeted questions and answers relevant to the locales a user is near.

By September 29, 2011


Path, Instagram, and what the 'Facebook mafia' sees

Funding news from two photo-sharing start-ups on the same day prompts analysis of which has the most ex-Facebookers and ex-Googlers on its investor roster. Maybe at this point the focus should be on the products.

By February 2, 2011


A perfect storm for Q&A site Quora

At one point considered threatened due to the arrival of Facebook Questions, the Q&A service has seen a remarkable uptick in usage over a matter of days. Why?

By January 4, 2011


Facebook Questions: How does it stack up?

Facebook's latest service lets its users ask questions to their friends, as well as the Facebook community at large. But how does that compare to what the competition is already doing? We look at seven competitors.

By August 2, 2010


Facebook launches Questions product in beta

After a sneak peek hit the Web this spring, Facebook has launched the product that may put it even more head-to-head with Twitter and even Google.

By July 28, 2010


Ask returns to its Q&A roots

The No. 4 search engine aims to combine its question-and-answer model with the insights of its user community.

By July 26, 2010


'Google Me' Google's next social experiment?

Social media relevance has eluded Google for years. If a pair of industry executives are to be believed, it's readying another attempt at cracking that market.

By June 29, 2010