Monday’s Margins: Ha Jin, Paul Auster, a new e-book reader, and tools for readers and writers.
… Another entry in the e-book reader market: the COOL-ER. Their store has over 750,000 titles, their device will accept various formats. It isn’t the Kindle. (That’s a good thing.)
… The new search engine WolframAlpha has some nice features for readers and writers, some of which may be sampled here and here.
… Reading online? You will want to make frequent use of the following: Readability, PrintWhatYouLike, and PageZipper.