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Wolfram|Alpha Launching Tonight 12am UTC

James Xuan [PersonRank 10]

Friday, May 15, 2009
11 years ago3,333 views

wolfram.com/broadcast/wolframa ... is the venue tonight for a live webcast of Wolfram|Alpha's launch at 1am BST | 7pm CST | 8pm EDT | 5pm PDT | 12am UTC

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George R [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Error message:

"I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I can't do that ...
Wolfram|Alpha has temporarily exceeded its maximum test load."
[Orthofix asked by George ~ Tom]

JEShack [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

Solving Google's Eeggs:

number of horns on a unicorn (correct)
wolframalpha.com/input/?i=numb ...

answer to life the universe and everything (yep)
wolframalpha.com/input/?i=answ ...

once in a blue moon (X)
wolframalpha.com/input/?i=once ...

Mrrix32 [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

First search I tried, I was impressed
wolframalpha.com/input/?i=How+ ...

Also it seems to interpret dates based on your location. eg. 06/07/2009 from where I am is seen as 6th July (rather than using the American date system and telling me it's the 7th of June)

Although it doesn't know the answer to "Who lives in a pineapple under the sea?"

James Xuan [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

[put at-character here]Mrrix32 I thought the answer was 42? No?

Philipp Lenssen [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

this thread continues at
blogoscoped.com/forum/154574.h ...

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