Posts Tagged ‘Bing’

Microsoft is making Bing very social – also for Windows Phone and mobile web

Microsoft  today announced some very cool new features to Bing. They have  redesigned Bing and will introduce a three column design where all of the new features will work. Here is what we will get over the next days/weeks (Bing is still in final test stadium): Core Web Results: Relevant, comprehensive and trustworthy.Microsoft will not […]


Changes to Windows Live and other Microsoft services

Yesterday Steven Sinofsky blogged about the changes Microsoft is doing on the Windows Live brand name. Windows Live was launched as brand back in 2005 as “a set of personal Internet services and software designed to bring together in one place all of the relationships, information and interests people care about most, with more safety […]


Why Microsoft should not sell Bing to anyone

In the last few days several sites are telling us Microsoft eventually will be selling Bing to Facebook. One week ago there was an article on Neowin; today Business Insider published another one. Microsoft already works close together with Facebook. So why should they sell Bing to Facebook for a higher stock amount? Microsoft loses […]


(Update 2) Bing Germany updated with new functions

Yesterday Microsoft launched an update to their search engine Bing in Germany. New: Hotspots International users may now already this function, but to us in Germany it is new. Once you move the mouse on the Bing-homepage, you will recognize some squares on the image. You are wondering what they are doing? Well, they provide […]


Bing and Nokia Maps – finally unified

Last year Microsoft and Nokia announced their strategic partnership. One point of this partnership is also their maps. Bing and Nokia Maps designers have been working hard to offer an unique experience to us. Yesterday, both posted about the result of this work. The new Maps will be available through web version as well as […]


Microsoft starts Bing Streetside in Germany

Microsoft recently announced the availability of Bing Streetside in Germany. From start there are only a few cities which can be explored with Bing Streetside . They are Augsburg, Berlin, Darmstadt, Düsseldorf, Essen, Frankfurt, Ingolstadt, Mainz, Munich, Nuremberg, Offenbach am Main, Regensburg, Stuttgart, Wiesbaden and Würzburg. Here is a short guide to help you use […]