links for 2009-05-28

  • Gist: It's no Google killer, but Danny finds lots to like about Microsoft's rebranded, revamped search engine that will use the name Bing, rather than Live Search. Also: This time around, the service and its URL will be the same. (Live Search was not at LiveSearch.com) A good product and an $80 million marketing budget. Who knows, MS may pick up a point or two in search market share which could be worth many times that.
    (tags: search)
  • Aaron Pressman, the designated go-to Kindle fan-boy for RexBlog, writes about the dirt Amazon is using to fill some holes in the Kindle ecosystem (although he doesn't use the dirt and hole metaphor).
    (tags: kindle)