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

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. The service now […]

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Schools Choose Windows 8 and Bing Opens Up New Schools Program

Schools Choose Windows 8 and Bing Opens Up New Schools Program

June 25, 2013 1 Comment

Yesterday, Microsoft announced that they have signed 31 K–12 schools and school districts for Windows 8. Bing also announced that they are starting a schools program. Bing Team: are a few things you can likely expect: Keeping Our Kids Focused on Learning:As a country, we’ve set schools aside as a special place that is focused […]

Bing Team: Voice Recognition on Windows Phone More Accurate and Twice as Fast

Bing Team: Voice Recognition on Windows Phone More Accurate and Twice as Fast

June 17, 2013 No Comments

The bing team announced today that now voice recognition on Windows Phone is more accurate and 2x faster. They explain that in the last few weeks, they have been sneaking updates to improve the speed and accuracy of voice to text and voice search. bing team: By coupling MSR’s major research breakthroughs in the use […]

Bing vs Google: Controlling Your Privacy (infographic)

Bing vs Google: Controlling Your Privacy (infographic)

May 27, 2013 1 Comment

Don’t let Microsoft and Google working on a Youtube app together fool you. Microsoft is still very much on the offensive when it comes to promoting their products over Googgle. Check out this new infographic that pits Bing vs Google. Controlling Your Privacy You can read up on how Google uses you information here.  

Microsoft Adds Star Trek’s Klingon to its Bing Translater App

Microsoft Adds Star Trek’s Klingon to its Bing Translater App

May 14, 2013 1 Comment

To celebrate the new Star Trek Movie (having already published a Star Trek app), Microsoft has added Klingon to its list of languages on its Bing Translator app.   Features: (From Bing) Point, Scan and Translate With the Translator App for Windows Phone you can now translate printed language by simply pointing the camera. From […]

Microsoft: Bing Rewards Now on MSN

Microsoft: Bing Rewards Now on MSN

May 6, 2013 1 Comment

I love using Bing, especially that I get rewarded for doing so as I redeem the Bing points I get for MS points. Now, MSN has joined the party as you can grab Bing points from there too.   Microsoft: Bing Rewards Expands to MSN             Starting today in the US, you will be able to […]

Microsoft Debuts Bing Friends’ Photos Beta (Facebook)

Microsoft Debuts Bing Friends’ Photos Beta (Facebook)

April 29, 2013 1 Comment

If you already connect to Facebook via Bing, you have a new option as Microsoft has debuted Bing Friends’ Photos Beta using pictures from Facebook. The new addition claims you can now ‘Find that one photo or album out of the thousands your friends post on Facebook.’ Take a look…   Bing Team: In Social […]

Bing Makes Fun of Google for April Fools (Must Try)

Bing Makes Fun of Google for April Fools (Must Try)

April 1, 2013 2 Comments

It is difficult to be a tech fanatic on April fools since you can’t get too excited when you see insane news pop up on Twitter or your news feed. Microsoft is celebrating April 1st the best way they know how, by making fun of Google. When you visit Bing today and search for Google, […]

Bing it On Challenge: Bing vs Google

Bing it On Challenge: Bing vs Google

February 6, 2013 1 Comment

Want to see find out which is better, Bing or Google? How about you try for yourself and take the BING IT ON challenge! Microsoft and the Bing team set up a little website that lets you blindly compare search engines with 5 searches side to side. You can’t see which is which as the results populate […]

Bing: This Valentine’s Day, Break Up With Google (Survey)

Bing: This Valentine’s Day, Break Up With Google (Survey)

February 5, 2013 1 Comment

With the help of Impulse Research Corp, Bing set off to find out the biggest reason why folks break up with one another. They found out that 85% of people need to be with someone they trust. Trustworthiness – 85% Sense of humor – 9% Good in bed – 4% Wealth – 2% So Bing’s […]

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Windows Phones Computex 2014 New Partners Devices Roundup & Specs

On display this week at Computex 2014 several new Windows Phones 8.1 devices from partners were finally officially unveiled! Check...

President Of Lenovo’s Mobile Division Confirms Plans To Release A Windows Phone Later This Year

President of Lenovo’s Mobile Division, Lui Jun, recently spoke to Mobile Geeks, where he has confirmed that Lenovo will release a...

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