I know, I know. You were expecting a post here on a scholarly topic. And here it is! This week WolframAlpha announced a collaboration with ChaCha to provide ChaCha users with instantly computed facts and answers to questions from over 100 topic areas, such as demographics, definitions, mathematics, geography and more.
On the first day of integration, Wolfram|Alpha answered 32,000 of ChaCha’s incoming questions. WolframAlpha supports a number of applications including iPhone and iPad apps. Integration with ChaCha brings the long desired SMS support to WolframAlpha search. Get Wolfram|Alpha-powered responses on-the-go by texting your questions to “ChaCha” (242-242) or by using the ChaCha mobile app currently available for the iPhone, Android and Blackberry.