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Wolfram Alpha u-turn over mobile version and iPhone app

Wolfram Alpha u-turn over mobile version and iPhone app

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Wolfram Alpha, the computational search engine, has made a massive u-turn over its iPhone app, slashing the price from $50 to $1.99 and re-instating the mobile friendly website. In a move that, most likely, hopes to rectify slow growth, the company is... >>

Google takes on Wolfram Alpha, remove need to visit any factual site again

Google takes on Wolfram Alpha, remove need to visit any factual site again

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Google has made a move to take on Wolfram Alpha, removing the need to visit specific websites for factual information, which could have a dramatic affect on how we use the world's number one search engine. Launching a new feature that Google is calling... >>

Countdown to Christmas: Wolfram Alpha iPhone app discounted

Countdown to Christmas: Wolfram Alpha iPhone app discounted

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Wolfram Alpha has announced that it'll be doing a Christmas deal on its mobile app for the iPhone and iPod. The app, that launched back in October, has now been reduced in price from an original $49 to its new price of $19.99 - working out at just £11.99... >>

Bing turns to Wolfram Alpha to help with search results

Bing turns to Wolfram Alpha to help with search results

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Wolfram Alpha has announced that it will be supplying Microsoft's Bing search engine with some of its results. Following the launch of an API for developers to tap into the computational search engine, Wolfram Alpha has announced that it will now be making... >>

Wolfram Alpha iPhone app launches

Wolfram Alpha iPhone app launches

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Following the news we brought you that Wolfram Alpha had announced the release of its Webservice API, the computational knowledge engine's own-brand iPhone app has now been launched. Pricey, as far as apps go, the software will cost customers $49 to download... >>

Wolfram Alpha announces Webservice API

Wolfram Alpha announces Webservice API

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Computational knowledge engine Wolfram Alpha has announced the launch of the Wolfram Alpha Webservice API. The paid-for release will mean that developers can now stick Wolfram Alpha results and data into websites and online publishing, desktop applications,... >>

Which search engine is top of the pile?

Which search engine is top of the pile?

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With the news earlier of Google's improvements to its search engine, we thought it best to put it through its paces up against the rival pack in the shape of the current Google, Microsoft's Bing, Mr Wolfram's Wolfram Alpha, Facebook's new search offering... >>

Wolfram Alpha offers Morse code translation

Wolfram Alpha offers Morse code translation

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Computational knowledge engine Wolfram Alpha has added another string to its bow with the news it can now "translate" Morse code. In a blog post, the site says: "Although Morse code is no longer used for mainstream communication, many people continue... >>

Wolfram Alpha seeks "volunteer curators"

Wolfram Alpha seeks "volunteer curators"

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Computational knowledge engine Wolfram Alpha is taking a leaf out of Wikipedia's virtual book with the search for "volunteer curators". "If you're as excited about Wolfram Alpha as we are, and want to help out, consider becoming a volunteer curator",... >>

Wolfram Alpha offers "iPhone mobile page"

Wolfram Alpha offers "iPhone mobile page"

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Wolfram Alpha says "iPhone users have been begging to have Wolfram Alpha just a touch away since the beginning". To this end, the company has introduced the Wolfram Alpha iPhone and iPod mobile page that lets you compute queries, watch the Wolfram Alpha... >>