David Kirkpatrick

May 21, 2009

Ten Wolfram Alpha easter eggs

If you’ve never heard of them before, easter eggs are little hidden bits of fun, features or information in video games, applications, DVDs, books or other objects.

The latest in search/computational engine technology, Wolfram|Alpha, is no exception.

Here’s ten fun easter eggs that have been uncovered so far.

Number eight from the list, a Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy reference:

Wolfram The Answer Image

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2 Comments »

  1. Wolfram Alpha is a good news in the area of search engines. It has some advantages compared to the other search engines. Still, it is not the competition to Google or other search engines, since it uses totally different approach. It is more like dictionary or encyclopedia than search engine.

    Comment by Biz — June 13, 2009 @ 6:04 am

  2. I like Wolfram Alpha. It offers a completely new way of searching for information.

    Comment by Introspective — July 5, 2009 @ 2:14 pm


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