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Ask Siri "What's Up?" to Discover Overhead Flights

Map Happy | Posted 02.24.2017 | Travel
Map Happy

Ever wondered where that plane in the sky is headed? Siri knows everything. This post originally appeared on Map Happy. Travel blog One Mile at a Ti...

Brilliant Tool Reveals How Many Of Your Friends Are Single (And More News You Can Use)

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 08.31.2012 | Technology

Wolfram Alpha, the geniuses who brought you the sophisticated "knowledge engine" and taught Siri practically everything she knows, have bestowed upon ...

Best Worst Dressed Brands of SXSW Interactive (and a Film I Love)

Alona Elkayam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Alona Elkayam

At SXSW 2010 you would have seen swarms of twenty, thirty and forty somethings, with their neck craned and their heads bowed, staring down at mobile devices and computers.

Is Google Killing (or Helping) Journalists?

Anna Jane Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Anna Jane Grossman

I know a lot of laid-off journalists these days who Google full time. They no longer have Nexis access, or expense accounts, or even company voicemail, but no one can take away their Google.

Why Wolfram Alpha Flopped

Peter Schwartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Peter Schwartz

Let's be blunt: Wolfram Alpha is terrible because Stephen Wolfram doesn't respect and fear data.

WolframAlpha Vs. Google: Is It A Search Engine?

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WolframAlpha has launched. No it's not an animal made on the Island of Dr. Moreau. It's a new search engine. Despite comparisons to Google it functio...

Is Google Afraid of the Big, Bad, Wolf?

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Rosenbaum

If WolframAlpha teaches us anything it's that search, and the web itself, are evolving and morphing so fast that you can almost begin to imagine the sci-fi vision of the web becoming self-aware.

Wolfram Alpha: Google Competitor Could Be Smarter Search Engine

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The new system, Wolfram Alpha, showcased at Harvard University in the US last week, takes the first step towards what many consider to be the internet...