Could Wolfram|Alpha Sway Google Regulators?
News Analysis Ã¢â‚¬â€ Wolfram|Alpha, a company whose product you have never used, may turn out to be GoogleÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s best friend.
For those who havenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t heard yet, Wolfram|Alpha is a much-hyped, badly-named computational search engine that gives real answers to queries such as Ã¢â‚¬Å“internet users in Europe.Ã¢â‚¬Â It pulls off the techie magic by using structured data sets, rather than messy web pages, as its index. Its demo has impressed quite a few tech journalists, including the originally skeptical Danny Sullivan, one of the crown princes of search engine journalism.
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