Using Wolfram Alpha for knowledge and analytics.
With the availability of data in the Internet, now we all are moving in the era of managing things and sorting it in form of reports. This reports can later be used to improve the current on going things. Normally a lot of research is needed to get data such data. Wolfram Alpha is a computational knowledge engine which is different from Google, Bing or Yahoo. Wolfram Alpha is used to bring out analytical knowledge from various sources.
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There are many tools involved in building such an app which could extract all the data with a good comparison. There are many applications added to the Wolfram Alpha to get good answers on analytical searches.
Check out Daily used analytical tools
Facebook Report: Get a full detailed report of the list of your friends which includes their age, sex, commented status and interaction involvement. This also includes all the posted link counts, status updates and uploaded photos.
Website Details: This includes details of any website from hosting to number hits and visitors its being getting.
Compare Countries: You can compare different countries and get to know the details of the geographical location, population, economic properties and many more.
Solve Maths: This tool helps to solve maths calculations, Algebra, Geometry etc.
Transportation Stats: You can use Wolfram Alpha to know the transportation stats around you.
RAID Calculator: If you are Server Engineer or planning to add RAID levels for better storage options, you can calculate it.
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Check your Location: Track where you are, Wolfram Alpha will return all your details back to you.
Compare Stocks: In the field of finance you can get a full detailed report of the current stock updates with revenue, balance sheet, annual report, returns etc.
Color Design analytics: Can get a full detailed comparison of colors and is useful for graphics and web designing.
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Apart from that there lot of examples available on Wolfram Alpha. You can create your own custom tools and also professional version available for better and premium use of services. You can use it as it is very different from other search engines.