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Microsoft Rolling Out ‘Bing’ Windows Phone Update Soon (New Look and Features)

August 5, 2013 No Comments

Microsoft announced today that Bing search on Windows Phone 8 devices will get updated. The update will be rolled out in the coming weeks that gives you a new look and feel plus new features. (US Only for now)

Now when you search, you will only get the options for Web, Images and Video.

Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.

The service now should be able to tell the difference in search and act accordingly. The Windows Phone team used the example of searching for Delta Airlines. You’ll get the website as the top result but also links to Flight Status, SkyMiles, Track Flight, Flight Schedules, etc.

Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.

The images and video are now their own seperate tab and feature infinite scrolling, larger, auto-sized thumbnails, etc.

Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.

Also in the update are Instant Answers like traffic, flight status, exchange rates, word definitions and translations.

Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.Bing search on Windows Phone 8 is getting upgraded with a new look and features.

 

You can read more about it here

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