Wolfram Alpha Gives You Data

Published July 21, 2015

We all love Google, but there are other really great Internet search engines out there.  Wolfram Alpha, for example, is excellent for facts and figures - but it has many other useful features. 

Librarian Debbie Crumb recommends this article "21 Cool Non-Math Things You Can Do With Wolfram Alpha."  For example, did you know Wolfram Alpha will create anagrams for you? Or that it has filters (cropping, converting to grayscale, seeing the image as a dog would see it, and more) you can apply to images you find? That it can act as a rhyming dictionary? Read all about it.