How does Perplexity work?

How does Perplexity work?

You can ask Perplexity questions in natural, everyday language. It will seek to understand your intent and provide answers in a way that resonates with you. To give you the most relevant information, Perplexity may have a back-and-forth conversation and ask questions to clarify your needs. Perplexity achieves this with the help of our advanced answer engine to process your questions and tasks, taking into account the entire conversation history for context. It then uses predictive text capabilities to generate useful responses, choosing the best one from multiple sources, and summarizes the results in a concise way.