Facebook Officially Begins Shutting Down “Questions” Product, May Refocus On Search

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http://techcrunch.com – It was no Quora. Today Facebook finally confirmed it is retiring Questions, which originally launched in July 2010. The option to share a poll with friends is being removed from the news feed publisher. It will still be available in Groups and Pages, plus you can look at your old Questions but it seems Facebook’s resources are better spent building something else, like, oh I don’t know, search. Back in mid 2010, there was a lot of talk that Facebook had to launch a Q&A product. People thought Quora was going to explode with popularity and Facebook would miss out on valuable dat (IT news)