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May 19, 2009, 22:32 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Sounds different. However, before I discuss my experiences with the site, I would like to be clear about one thing. W|A is not Google nor is trying to be Google or some form of "Google Killer." So going to Wolfram|Alpha and searching for recipes is not going to work as you would expect. I'll get in to this a little bit more below, but there is a tendency to compare everything to Google these days -- and conclude Google is better and will smash these pesky sites in short order. The key difference is "computable knowledge" versus "searchable web". In case you don't know, Wolfram is the Stephen Wolfram who created Mathematica. He also wrote A New Kind Of Science. I never met Wolfram, seems like a bright guy, I wondering if he went to the Donald Trump school of branding."

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