How Smart Are Search Engines?

They turn out to be about as smart as humans, according to scientist Stephen Wolfram, the man behind the computational engine WolframAlpha. He tested how the correct answers to "Jeopardy" questions appear in the title or text of Google and Bing search results pages. In a long blog post, Wolfram explains the test and how it related to "Jeopardy." He also analyzes the findings.
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