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Use IM to Ask Encarta

Turns out that you can ask questions of an Encarta bot (encarta@conversagent.com) if you’ve got an MSN IM account.

My name is Encarta Instant Answers. I am a smart computer who can bring you the Encarta info you want right in your IM window!
Here are some questions you can ask me:
* What is the capital of Sweden?
* Where was Abraham Lincoln born?
* How many calories are there in an orange?

Sample

Encarta® Instant Answers says:
William Henry Gates III, born in 1955, American business executive, who serves as chairman and chief software architect of Microsoft Corporation,….

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(via Larkware)

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