If you haven’t already read the TechCrunch article that leaked the story late yesterday, or the press release that went out this morning, well, that is why I am here to tell you about the new bird in town: the Answers.com Hoopoe.
It is a really cool project in the alpha stage. Tweet your question @AnswersDotCom and get a reply with a snippet of the answer and a link to the full page on Answers.com.
Pronunciation tip: Wondering how the chirp you’re supposed to pronounce Hoopoe? Have the following conversation out loud with yourself –
“Who goes there?”
“Edgar Allan Poe.”
For your entertainment: Here’s a snazzy video intro to Hoopoe.