Microsoft announced a new update to Xbox One, which support Bing web search and full online results. When searching with Xbox Bing, you will see results from Xbox market place, as well as items from the web. And when using Internet Explorer, you can now highlight text on the web page then press the menu button […]
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Microsoft’s Bing search engine has barely any market share in China. Currently, Bing is hovering around 0.6% of the search market. Google is only about 3% while Baidu still dominates that region with about 66%. Microsoft thinks they can change that and try to tap into more of the market search by investing more resources […]
Bing launched a new award site at Bing.Com/Awards, with an interactive look at the 2014 award season including Golden Globes, the Grammy’s and the Oscars. The site serves as the ultimate online resource center for all things awards, kicking off with the Golden Globes which air live this Sunday night. on NBC. From their announcement: […]
It’s been more than 5 months since my open letter to Google lamenting the state of their search results and how web spam was getting the best of them. And it’s been a mere 3 months since I wrote about how much Google (and Bing) loved anchor text spam. Since that time, a number of […]
The idea of “normal” search results died a little more today, as Bing has begun delivering personalized listings depending on a searcher’s location or past search history. Google has already been doing the same for several years.
Microsoft introduced new features today to its Bing search engine to help make Bing a better decision engine for its users. According to Microsoft blog, over “42% of sessions require refinements, searching sessions are getting longer”. Microsoft wanted to make refinement to its search results pages to make completing common task faster and simpler. “We […]
Motorola Inc. today announced a deal with Microsoft Corp under which it will use Microsoft’s Bing search and maps on Motorola’s new Android based smart phones in China. Motorola has been trying to enter the Chinese cellphone market and relying on Google’s Android operating system. Because of Google’s threat to exit China, Motorola wanted to […]
Senior vice president of Microsoft’s online audience business, Yusuf Mehdi, says that Bing will be a credible number two search engine, once the Yahoo-Bing deal is closed.