October 23, 2003

Search Inside the Book

Amazon.com implements a groundbreaking search feature today, Search Inside the Book. This new search method allows users to search through every page in every book. Astoundingly handy.

Commentary (2):

1. Kevin Cornell says… oct 30, 2003 | 7:31 am

I found 16962 books with entries that contain shit. This includes such gems as: How to Shit in the Woods: An Environmentally Sound Approach to a Lost Art, and the much-acclaimed History of Shit .

2. Jason Santa Maria says… oct 30, 2003 | 7:43 am

Precisely! See how useful it is? Before this, you would have been limited to just searching blindly in the shit section of the library.