Search Content


Content Categories



Read Wikipedia on Mobile Phones through Email

SnapAsk is a useful service that helps you retrieve information from the web via simple email commands. Just send a blank email to Ask@SnapAsk.com with the request in the Subject line and you’ll have the required information the next second. No need to browse the web over a slow connection.

With SnapAsk you can read Wikipedia articles (command: wiki gmail), get latest stock quotes (command: quote GOOG), get latest Yahoo! News on any topic (command: news India Pakistan) or even consult the slang dictionary for word meanings (command: urbandictionary econnoisseur).

email wikipedia

While there are other services that let you fetch web pages via email, SnapAsk pulls just the relevant parts and doesn’t require you to know the full web address of a page.

You may also use SnapAsk to get movie timings, flight information, local time, traffic conditions, match scores and latest weather information on your cell phone. Thanks Steve.

Also see: Interact with Websites via Easy Email Addresses

Read Wikipedia on Mobile Phones through Email - Digital Inspiration


Related Apex API Articles

What we can learn from KIPP


KIPP is the network of public charter schools that stands at the vanguard of America’s burgeoning education-reform movement. The acronym means, “Knowledge is Power Program”; the motto is “Work Hard. Be Nice.” That’s also the title of an important...

Read more about What we can learn from KIPP...

The Best All-In-One Search Engines on the Web


All-In-One search engines help you easily harness the collective power of multiple search engines. They do so by fetching search results for your query from multiple places (like Google, Yahoo, Windows Live, etc.) and then aggregating the results...

Read more about The Best All-In-One Search Engines on the Web...