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Wolfram Alpha goes live!

Posted to Gurteen Knowledge-Log by David Gurteen on 18 May 2009

 


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Wolfram Alpha goes live!
WeblogGurteen Knowledge Log
Knowledge LetterAppears in the Gurteen Knowledge Letter issue: 107
Posted DateMonday 18 May 2009 10:13 GDT
Posted ByDavid Gurteen
Linkshttp://www.wolframalpha.com ... 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wolfram_Alpha ... 
http://www.techcrunch.com/2009/03/08/wolfram-alpha-computes- ... 

If you do one thing this week - take a look at Wolfram Alpha but before you do read this article Wolfram Alpha Computes Answers To Factual Questions. This Is Going To Be Big in TechCrunch.

Basically, Wolfram Alpha is a “computational knowledge engine” for the web - an online service for computing factual answers. You can ask it factual questions and it computes answers for you.

Have a play with it and see what you think - its a brilliant concept and like most great ideas - rather obvious in retrospect. I agree with TechCrunch - I think it will be BIG!



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