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Microsoft launches 'Bing Pulse' for tonight's State of The Union address - interact and vote with other viewers

Microsoft launches 'Bing Pulse' for tonight's State of The Union address - interact and vote with other viewers

Michael Archambault 34

Tonight in the United States, the president will deliver his annual State of The Union address. The speech itself will take place at 9 PM Eastern Standard Time and you can tune into the event on FOX News (evidently, Bing Pulse is a partnership with Microsoft and FOX News). As with various past political events, Bing likes to kick their “Bing Pulse” website into action. The site tracks...

Fox News adopts Windows 8 and huge 55-inch touchscreen computers that dwarf humans

Fox News adopts Windows 8 and huge 55-inch touchscreen computers that dwarf humans

Daniel Rubino 263

Fox News, the top-rated cable news channel here in the US, has recently embraced the future through their re-worked News Deck headed by Shepard Smith. The studio re-launch took a month to complete and with it, brought some massive new changes. Literally. Found throughout the studio are BATS (big area touchscreens), which in reality are 55-inch computers running Windows 8.  It’s so...

Fox News updates their app for Windows Phone 8 users, brings new features on board

Fox News updates their app for Windows Phone 8 users, brings new features on board

Daniel Rubino 79

It’s been a long, long time since we’ve written about Fox News for Windows Phone. The app was last updated, at least significantly, back in late 2011 when it picked up some ‘Mango’ features, including pinnable sub-sections. (Fox News was also one of the first major news apps on Windows Phone 7, going back to January 2011). That version is still on the Store, virtually untouched but Fox...