you know? I'm a direct competitor to google scholar, on the small scale.
If you are doing scholarly research on a topic, you could do worse than asking what documents I know that match that topic in my to-read list. My results aren't as good as google's....but I bet you'll get a hit, and there'll be no PRISM involved.
@hunter > This PeARS version is codenamed 'orchard' (because it is planting time!) and is available for cloning / downloading on GitHub.
Only available from microsoft's walled garden. Useless, then.
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