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## Math Engines: For Multiplying Mixed Fractions, It’s Wolfram Alpha Over Google & Bing

Ah, math. It’s why I became an English major. But now math is spinning back around and haunting me in the form of my fifth grader. Last...

## Pre-Xmas Sale On Wolfram iPhone App

The previous $50 price tag was probably a serious miscalculation (pun intended) by the folks at Wolfram Alpha, when they launched their iPhone...

## Bing Launches Wolfram Alpha Collaboration & Several New Search Features

There’s a lot of news today coming out of Bing headquarters, perhaps most notably that the long-rumored partnership with Wolfram Alpha is...

## Wolfram iPhone App Improves Upon Site Experience

There’s a way in which the just-released iPhone version of Wolfram Alpha makes more sense than the web version. The web version suggests...

## Wolfram|Alpha Opens Up Paid API

Wolfram|Alpha, the very impressive fact engine, has announced their new API that will allow third-parties to access and display results from...

## Wolfram Alpha To Enable API, Open Data To Others

Not long ago “computational engine” Wolfram Alpha struck a deal with Microsoft to license some of its data to Bing. Now, according...

## Wolfram Alpha Updates Its Progress; Also Has Deal With Bing?

A little more than three months after its launch, Wolfram Alpha is getting smarter, bigger (in a couple ways), and busier. That’s the word...

## WolframAlpha Goes Halfway On iPhone Mobile Search

The WolframAlpha Blog announced they have launched an iPhone mobile friendly version of their search engine. If you visit www.wolframalpha.com...

## Wolfram|Alpha’s First Production Update

The Wolfram|Alpha blog announced that they will be updating their index of structured data today. In fact, they gave a very detailed explanation...

## Wolfram Alpha Is Already Monetizing Search Results

Have a look at an Internet first: “computational knowledge ads” on Wolfram Alpha. (We can’t call them “search ads”...

## Wolfram Alpha Live Review: The Un-Google

The already much discussed Wolfram Alpha official launch is Monday May 18, though the company has said they plan a “soft launch”...

## Up Close With Google Squared & Some Wolfram Alpha Thoughts

One of the more interesting things to me that came out of the Google Searchology event this week was “Google Squared.” It’s a...

## Wolfram|Alpha To Broadcast Its Launch

Several cynical takes I read on yesterday’s Google Searchology event suggest that it and related announcements are directed at stealing...

## Official: Wolfram Alpha Launches May 18

After briefly going live yesterday, Wolfram Alpha — the much anticipated fact engine — was quickly shutdown. Now the company tells...

## Wolfram Alpha Now Live (Er, Was Live)

Wolfram Alpha, the much anticipated fact engine, is now live. That means, you can go to wolframalpha.com and test it out for yourself. Keep in...

## Impressive: The Wolfram Alpha “Fact Engine”

Much attention has been focused on the forthcoming Wolfram Alpha search service. Will it be as important as Google has become? Perhaps! A new...

## Wolfram Alpha Makes Public Debut

The highly anticipated Wolfram Alpha search engine made its debut today, although Google tossed in a little spoiler. The webcast was apparently...

## Google Launches Public Data Search & Charts During Wolfram Alpha Demo

During the Wolfram Alpha demonstration today, the Google Blog announced the launch of their own structured data search feature that allows you...

## How To Overhype Your Search Engine

After covering search for 13 years, I’m more than a little jaded. I’ve seen any number of search start-ups promise to revolutionize...

## Wolfram Alpha To Challenge Google?

Better Search Doesn’t Mean Beating Google from Saul Hansell at the New York Times does an excellent job breaking down the latest Google...