Originally posted by Mapraputa Is:
"Starting today, every word (33 million) in ALL the books (270,000) sold at Amazon.com can now be searched word for word."
How It Works.
[ October 23, 2003: Message edited by: Mapraputa Is ]
Originally posted by Richard Hawkes:
As Statler and Waldorf might say:
Yeah I like a lot of it.
There are parts I don't like.
Well, its not that good.
Its the worst thing I ever saw.
Originally posted by Eugene Kononov:
The search for "to be or not to be" simply returns an assorted set of books where any of the terms occur.
Originally posted by fred rosenberger:
you are doing a search on 4 rather common words in the english language, and you're upset that it found a large number of books? i did a search for "yorrick" and "slings", and a shakespeare came up #4.
yes, being able to search on an entire phrase would be nice, but i think this is a pretty significant acheivment. I'm impressed.
If you don't like it then don't use it. Give someone something for free and all they do is gripe.
Originally posted by herb slocomb:
God this sucks.