Google fires mobile grapeshot across Kindle's bow
Fri Feb 6 2009
Yesterday Google announced that its ever-expanding book-search feature is now available on mobile devices. The glorious world of tomorrow is here today, so you can either text your friends about Jessica Simpson's spare tire or revisit Stephen Crane's classic tale of Civil War heroics, The Red Badge of Courage. Your choice.
At the very least, it's a good stopgap measure while you wait for Amazon to release its new and improved Kindle (supposedly this Monday).