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Quora Gives You Answers You Actually Want

Image from: Asking Questions / Shutterstock At the beginning of the internet, if you needed to know something you also needed to know where to look for it. Nowadays finding information is a totally different game; you just need to know how to ask. You say to yourself, “Hmm. How would someone knowledgeable about this information phrase a title? What words would they use? What jumble of words do I

Ask the Internet: Combining Search and Social Networking to Find Answers

Before the Internet, when you had a question about what you should do in a certain situation, you’d pick up the phone and call your best friend, or your mother, or your brother, and ask for advice. If you needed to know the best way to replace the flush valve in your toilet, you’d call someone who’s handy. If you needed a recipe for chicken soup you’d call your grandmother

Dear Quora I have a crush on you…

My dearest Quora, I know we just met yesterday, but I think I have a crush on you. All my friends are talking about you on Twitter and, well, I’m smitten. The personalized answers to questions and social friend based queuing functionality is very engaging. I was skeptical at first; when I get to a sign-up screen and there is no flashy screenshot slideshow, bullet points of nice things people