Bing

Norad using Bing to track Santa Note – our friend Brinke Guthrie has been anxiously awaiting Santa Claus and wrote this post for us.  It seems the search engine wars betwee ...

December 12, 2012

More Bing updates: this time to social sidebar Yesterday, Bing announced some updates to its “Snapshot” column, and not to be outdone, today the “Social Sidebar” section of Bing’s newish ...

December 11, 2012

Bing expands snapshot column to include people and landmarks Last May, Bing cleaned up its look to make room for a new, 3 column interface, consisting of the core search results, “Snapshot” and “Sideba ...

December 10, 2012

More Bing testing: a lighter social sidebar? With Bing, we’re all guinea pigs, and thanks to our readers (this time @TheRomit, thanks!), we get to sneak a peek at what may be coming for ...

November 20, 2012

Bing home page downloads is (officially) back A few weeks ago some tipsters noticed the ability to download a home page image from www.Bing.com, which was apparently being flight tested ...

November 8, 2012

Bing shows off first 360° image home page around the world A few weeks ago we told you about one of our tipsters spotting an internal to Microsoft Bing home page with what appeared to be a Deep Zoom ...

October 26, 2012

Is Bing going Social on the home page? Yesterday we received another tip on what appears to be more experimentation, or “flight testing”, on a new look for the Bing home page.  Re ...

October 24, 2012

Bing introduces full screen homepage option Bing had been testing various new features to its signature homepage lately. Earlier this month one of our tipsters noticed that the Bing ho ...

October 20, 2012

Download Bing images (once you’ve connected to Facebook) A few days ago we shared a tip about a new feature of the Bing home page, the ability to download those iconic images.  Well, the feature ju ...

October 8, 2012

Bing expands social sidebar to include news authors In a blog post on the Bing Search blog today, Microsoft announced that it is expanding the People Who Know section of the Bing sidebar (in t ...

October 5, 2012

More Bing home page features tested: download images? The other day a tipster caught a glimpse on a Channel 9 video of a set of pan and zoom controls on the home page image, and now today anothe ...

October 5, 2012

Bing adds Klout to social sidebar as Microsoft invests in the company In a pair of blog posts today, Bing and Klout are announcing a partnership, including a strategic investment in Klout by Microsoft, that wil ...

September 27, 2012

My Bing News on Facebook Do you spend a lot of time in Facebook?  If so, Bing has just released a new app that can get you caught up on the latest news, follow ...

September 15, 2012

Microsoft adCenter is now Bing Ads; Bing Ads API gets Dare Obasanjo We just wrote about SkyDrive’s APIs based on a blog post by Dare Obasanjo, who has been working on Live APIs for the past eight years or so, ...

September 10, 2012

Is Bing the default search engine for the new Kindle Fire? Yesterday Amazon joined the press event parade with some announcements of their own, specifically news of a new Kindle Fire, along with a ne ...

September 7, 2012

Bing It On compares Bing, Google Bing has just rolled out a new marketing campaign based on a marketing survey it conducted showing that users prefer Bing search results 2 t ...

September 6, 2012

Microsoft completes Bing Maps Global Ortho Project imagery for the US Back in April 2011, the Bing Maps team announced the Global Ortho Project, with a goal to create a “uniform, detailed map of the Continental ...

August 31, 2012

Bing now lets you search your Facebook friend’s photos Earlier this year, Microsoft introduced “the new Bing” which includes a new sidebar for users to interact with your friends to be able to se ...

August 31, 2012

Bing adds Quora to social sidebar: are you Bing Social? In May, Bing introduced a set of new features, including the Social Sidebar, allowing you to make your searches “social”, by sharing them wi ...

August 22, 2012

Can Bing-Yahoo! survive Marissa Mayer? When longtime Google executive (she was employee #20 at Google, and left as Vice President of Local, Maps, and Location Services) Marissa Ma ...

August 12, 2012