More Featured Articles

Microsoft adds best-selling books carousel to Bing's search engine

Microsoft adds best-selling books carousel to Bing's search engine

Microsoft continues to add new features to its Bing search engine and today they took the covers off a new way to find a good book to buy and read via a best-selling book carousel that can be accessed on the Bing.com page. Microsoft stated: "Search on best-sellers in categories including...
Bing fireplace

Curl up by the Microsoft fire this holiday season with Bing

Well isn't this nice. Microsoft is giving us all a digital fireplace to curl up next to this holiday season through the Bing homepage. It flickers just like the real thing. It's super easy to enable, too. Head on into the lower right hand corner of the page and look for the little circle icon....
bing

It's not just you: Bing web search results are currently not working [Update: It's back]

It looks like Microsoft is having some issues with Bing today. At the moment, the Bing.com site is not generating any results when users with their web browsers try to type in search strings. This issue doesn't appear to be affecting Windows Phone devices when they search directly in their...
Bing RSS Feed
Microsoft uses Bing to help commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Microsoft uses Bing to help commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Microsoft is observing Martin Luther King Jr. Day with the help of Bing. The company is using a number of Bing tools, including search and maps, in order to commemorate the late civil rights leader. The Bing homepage today features an image of Atlanta, Georgia's "Homage to King" sculpture,...
Microsoft adds best-selling books carousel to Bing's search engine

Microsoft adds best-selling books carousel to Bing's search engine

Microsoft continues to add new features to its Bing search engine and today they took the covers off a new way to find a good book to buy and read via a best-selling book carousel that can be accessed on the Bing.com page. Microsoft stated: "Search on best-sellers in categories including...
Cortana cannot connect

Bad code update to blame for Bing outage

Bing was unavailable for a short while on January 2, and it looks like a bad code update from Microsoft may have caused the outage. Citing an unnamed source, Reuters mentioned that Microsoft struggled to roll back the changes once the update was live, which led to the short interruption of its...
Bing fireplace

Curl up by the Microsoft fire this holiday season with Bing

Well isn't this nice. Microsoft is giving us all a digital fireplace to curl up next to this holiday season through the Bing homepage. It flickers just like the real thing. It's super easy to enable, too. Head on into the lower right hand corner of the page and look for the little circle icon....
AMBER Alerts on their way to Bing search results

AMBER Alerts will now appear in related Bing searches

Bing is stepping up to help increase the chances of the safe recovery of abducted children by integrating AMBER Alerts into search results. The Alerts will appear at the top of relevant search results. AMBER Alerts will automatically populate when you search for "amber alert" and you're in a...
Bing

Microsoft's Bing team predicts the winner of Super Bowl XLIX and other 2015 events

Microsoft's Bing Predicts team has decided to offer up their prognostications for a number of 2015 events and trends, including their pick for who will win Super Bowl XLIX. Bing has been offering predictions for a number of events this year, including the 2014 US elections, the World Cup...
Facebook no longer shows Bing search results

Facebook no longer shows Bing search results

Now, when users search Facebook, results from Microsoft's Bing search engine will no longer display alongside results from within the social network. Facebook has confirmed the change as it is revamping its own search to allow users to find content hosted by the social network. Retuers...
Word Online gets a little smarter with Bing-powered Insights

Office Online gets a little smarter with Bing-powered Insights

Office Word Online is about to get a little smarter with Insights for Office, which integrates Bing into the Word web app. But instead of being a search bar, Insights looks for key words or phrases in your document, and gives you information relevant to your topic. Using Insights is pretty...
Bing now gives detailed business listings for restaurants, shops

Bing now gives detailed business listings for restaurants, shops

Bing now has more detailed business listings in its search results, giving you quick access to telephone numbers, addresses, distance to where you need to be from where you're at, and shop hours from its Bing.com search results. The detailed business listing now shows up on either your desktop...
Bing Pulse 2.0 beta brings real-time polling to the masses

Bing Pulse 2.0 beta brings real-time polling to the masses

Microsoft announced that it is making its Bing Pulse polling platform available to the public today. Used mostly by news outlets in the past to gather real-time polling data from select groups, the Pulse 2.0 beta will see it extend its polling features to organizations and broadcasters on a wider...

Pages