I’d attempt to put an online journalism spin on this, but well … whatever. This is just an awesome service.
Google has a free and well-done 411 service that lets you browse their listings via voice. For iPhone-less and Blackberry-less peons such as yours truly, this is truly rockin. Just dial up 1-800-GOOG-411. With absolutely no problem, I just found my favorite Mexican restaurant (I intentionally gave an imprecise city) and a local vegan cafe that have given me trouble on regular 411 and 1-800-Free411.
More info: http://www.google.com/goog411/index.html
Now back to your irregularly scheduled Journalistopia…