January 4, 2011

The Evolution of Q&A Sites

A very early web WIN for me was Thanksgiving 1995.  My father had asked during during dinner conversation, “How old is Kiri Te Kanawa?”  Today, finding the answer is simple.  You go to Google and misspell her name go to Kiri’s Wikipedia page and do the math.  If you are bad at Math, you can even just Google “Hold old is Kiri Te Kanawa?” and get an Answers.com page giving the exact...

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