Why Quora Is Wikipedia's Worst Nightmare | cross pond high tech | Scoop.it

If the buzz in Silicon Valley is to be believed, the decade-old compendium of common knowledge Wikipedia could very well be replaced in the near future by a startup run by ex-Facebookers.

Instead people will be visitingQuora, a San Francisco-based$400 million startup that's basically an extremely flexible and powerful question-and-answer site, because Quoradelivers new and relevant content in addition to having a giant database of information.

Here is why: