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Re: Shortcut to Wolfram|Alpha [wolfram://]

by GrandFather (Sage)
on Feb 16, 2010 at 20:45 UTC ( #823547=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Shortcut to Wolfram|Alpha [wolfram://]

Linking to Wolfram|Alpha may be somewhat fraught. Because its content and search algorithm is evolving the result of a particular search today may be quite different than performing the same search yesterday. Maybe that's not a major issue in general use, but it does provide a disincentive to use where a stable result from the link is desired. On the other hand, maybe that is no worse than linking some Wikipedia pages.

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by jffry (Hermit) on Feb 17, 2010 at 23:16 UTC

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[Corion]: But he doesn't want to listen or does he not understand why/where it's impossible to get from the input to the output?
[Corion]: (or both?)
[marto]: "My solution is I just donít use these tools anymore".

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