Comments on: Inquiring Minds Want to Know… Some Pretty Strange Queries http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/ Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:41:13 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.4.2 By: Navneeth http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/#comment-106685 Navneeth Sat, 22 Mar 2014 19:11:11 +0000 http://blog.internal.wolframalpha.com/?p=26855#comment-106685 Even without the IP addresses, I'll bet that most of it originated from one Randall Munroe. Even without the IP addresses, I’ll bet that most of it originated from one Randall Munroe.

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By: The Wolfram|Alpha Team http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/#comment-106653 The Wolfram|Alpha Team Fri, 21 Mar 2014 14:03:02 +0000 http://blog.internal.wolframalpha.com/?p=26855#comment-106653 Sk0gr, we appreciate your question, as we considered prefacing this post with a link to our privacy policy http://www.wolframalpha.com/privacypolicy.html We at Wolfram|Alpha take your privacy-and the protection thereof-very seriously. Only anonymized logs (actually only the queries, without any personally identifiable information) were used in the creation of this blog, which is intended as a quirky look at the breadth of information and computation that Wolfram|Alpha handles on a daily basis, and the types of queries that are asked--not necessarily exact inputs. Sk0gr, we appreciate your question, as we considered prefacing this post with a link to our privacy policy
http://www.wolframalpha.com/privacypolicy.html

We at Wolfram|Alpha take your privacy-and the protection thereof-very seriously. Only anonymized logs (actually only the queries, without any personally identifiable information) were used in the creation of this blog, which is intended as a quirky look at the breadth of information and computation that Wolfram|Alpha handles on a daily basis, and the types of queries that are asked–not necessarily exact inputs.

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By: Turab Dawoodbhai Palitanawala http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/#comment-106605 Turab Dawoodbhai Palitanawala Thu, 20 Mar 2014 04:33:49 +0000 http://blog.internal.wolframalpha.com/?p=26855#comment-106605 People always cry of falling hairs, but not realize how much hair grow daily. All Ads of shampoo are eye wash. People always cry of falling hairs, but not realize how much hair grow daily. All Ads of shampoo are eye wash.

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By: Bert Sierra http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/#comment-106601 Bert Sierra Thu, 20 Mar 2014 03:35:20 +0000 http://blog.internal.wolframalpha.com/?p=26855#comment-106601 These are hilarious. My personal favorite, for which Wolfram|Alpha comes up with three reasonable answers is "When will Hell freeze over?" http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=when+will+Hell+freeze+over%3F These are hilarious. My personal favorite, for which Wolfram|Alpha comes up with three reasonable answers is “When will Hell freeze over?”

http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=when+will+Hell+freeze+over%3F

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By: Sk0gr http://blog.wolframalpha.com/2014/03/19/inquiring-minds-want-to-know-some-pretty-strange-queries/#comment-106579 Sk0gr Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:02:22 +0000 http://blog.internal.wolframalpha.com/?p=26855#comment-106579 Hmm, I was not aware that searches are monitored (complete with IP address??) and even shared with the public. Not sure I really like that very much! Hmm, I was not aware that searches are monitored (complete with IP address??) and even shared with the public. Not sure I really like that very much!

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