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Facebook buys NextStop, will shut it down

The travel recommendation service will disappear as of September 1, and its creators plan to release its database under a Creative Commons license.

By July 8, 2010


NextStop takes on local reviews in 160 characters

The local reviews service is shaking things up by limiting how long user reviews can be, and providing tools that let you write a review in under a minute.

By June 1, 2009


Facebook fine-tunes its Questions product

Once relatively isolated within Facebook, Questions now has new features that tie it more tightly into the social network's fabric and encourage more people to contribute on the fly.

By March 24, 2011


Assessing the fate of the 'Facebook Way'

Facebook's dedication to maintaining a start-up atmosphere even as it becomes massive has persisted far longer than many thought it would. But in 2011, is the end near for this business philosophy?

By January 3, 2011


Facebook acquired start-up assets for mail overhaul

Zenbe, a mail and messaging start-up, sold some of its intellectual property to Facebook in preparation for the social network's e-mail overhaul.

By November 16, 2010


Week in review: One iPhone mystery solved?

AT&T says it knows why some upload speeds are sluggish, while Facebook growth has stalled. Also: visiting the Large Hadron Collider.

By July 9, 2010