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Bing Australia blog For all the latest feature announcements and product news on Bing in Australia. 68
Bing Brazil 0
Bing Canada The official Canadian blog of the Bing team at Microsoft Canada. 33
Bing China 2
Bing Developer blog For all the announcements on new tools and resources and tips and tricks to help you implement Bing technologies on your projects. 45
  • Search Blog

    Embrace College Basketball with Bing Sports Apps

    With the NCAA college basketball tournament teams selected Sunday, people across the country will be filling out their brackets. To get in the spirit, we are rolling out dedicated content experiences to the Bing Sports app so you can get the most out...
  • Bing Australia blog

    Find It Faster with Image Match

    Searching for the right image can be tough. After sorting through hundreds of images, you finally find a picture you like but unfortunately it’s low resolution or an odd dimension leaving you to go back to scrolling through the results pages. To take...
  • Bing Canada

    Find It Faster with Image Match

    Searching for the right image can be tough. After sorting through hundreds of images, you finally find a picture you like but unfortunately it’s low resolution or an odd dimension leaving you to go back to scrolling through the results pages. To take...
  • Search Blog

    Find It Faster with Image Match

    Searching for the right image can be tough. After sorting through hundreds of images, you finally find a picture you like but unfortunately it’s low resolution or an odd dimension leaving you to go back to scrolling through the results pages. To...
  • Maps Blog

    Learn How to Create Heat Maps in Native Windows Store Apps

    Find out how I came up with a solution for creating heat maps in native Windows Store apps and document the reusable library that I created. Heat maps, also known as density maps, are a type of overlay on a map used to represent data using different colors...
  • Webmaster Blog

    Speak Plainly or Forever Lose Your Customer

    Part of the equation of success is being seen as relatable. From time to time, almost all of us hits this wall to one degree or another. And no, I’m not saying you have a personal failing here. When you start a business, you either are an expert...
  • Bing China

    微软必应搜索:跟社会虚假客服说再见

    近年来网络诈骗日趋泛滥,虚假信息已经成为广大网民头上的紧箍咒,对金融安全与信息安全构成重大威胁。据中国互联网络信息中心(CNNIC)发布的《2013年中国网民信息安全状况研究报告》显示,在过去半年中遇到过网络安全问题的中国网民比例已高达74.1%,影响总人数达4.38亿人。其中以银行、电商虚假客服为代表的诈骗信息占据了不低的比例。 为什么虚假客服电话得以在网络上如此泛滥?在近日举办的中国互联网大会上中国互联网协会研究中心秘书长胡钢就指出:“这与某些互联网搜索引擎公司将推广链接混杂在自然搜索结果中...
  • Bing Canada

    Bing Web Search Arrives on Xbox One

    With Xbox One, we introduced an all-in-one games and entertainment system with sophisticated voice navigation and natural language voice search powered by Bing and Kinect. In addition to combining games, music, and movies one amazing device, every Xbox...
  • Search Blog

    Bing Web Search Arrives on Xbox One

    With Xbox One, we introduced an all-in-one games and entertainment system with sophisticated voice navigation and natural language voice search powered by Bing and Kinect. In addition to combining games, music, and videos on one amazing device, every...
  • Search Blog

    Wrap up the Awards Season with Bing.com/Awards

    The 2014 Awards Season came to a close last night with the 86 th annual Academy Awards, and the show certainly did not disappoint. From dazzling red carpet looks, to surprising wins, Bing monitored the pulse of viewers and fans to see the most searched...
  • Bing Canada

    Bing for iPhone App Updates Now Live

    At Bing, we’re constantly looking for ways to improve your experience regardless of which device you’re using. Our greatest resource to inform what we work on next is direct feedback from you. This week, we are releasing a host of updates to the Bing...
  • Webmaster Blog

    Doing Right By Customers

    Social media has changed our lives, no question. As a consumer, today you have more power than ever. The Internet brought a massive expansion in choice of where we shop, and increased access to lower prices via that competition. Social media, however...
  • Maps Blog

    A New Route for Bing Maps Developers

    About 9 years ago, I started a little MapPoint Web Service blog targeted at helping Enterprise customers and developers build geospatial applications. Having run the consulting arm of Vicinity Corporation, overseeing the customer migration from Vicinity...
  • Search Blog

    Bing Rewards Members Get OneDrive 100 GB Special Offer

    To celebrate the recent launch of Microsoft’s OneDrive , for a limited time Bing and OneDrive are offering 100 GB of OneDrive storage to all new and existing members of Bing Rewards for just 100 credits*. OneDrive gives you one place for all of...
  • Maps Blog

    Teaching Bing Maps Some New (Language) Tricks

    We are excited to announce the preview release of dual labeling, ‘neutral ground truth’ (ngt) and additional language support. This new update to the AJAX Version 7.0 control allows you to create maps with labels in two different languages...
  • Bing Canada

    Mapping out the medal winners at the Winter Olympics 2014

    If your office was anything like ours, you were glued to your seats throughout the Olympics. With all the excitement over, we decided to map out the medal winners by country and by day. Check out our analysis below via the GIF or the video. Winter Olympics...
  • Bing China

    微软必应搜索应用iOS版升级亮相

    微软必应搜索应用iOS版升级亮相 近日,微软必应在中国、澳大利亚、加拿大和印度4个新市场推出了适用于iOS系统的必应搜索应用,而美国市场的iOS版必应搜索应用也随之更新到最新版本,更新的功能包括:便于单手操作的“+”按键;书签分类管理;摇一摇等。上述五个市场的用户可以到苹果 iTunes Store 中下载必应搜索应用,体验最新功能。 一直以来,微软必应致力于不断提升用户在各种设备上的使用体验,用户的反馈一直是微软必应的宝贵资源,是决定下一步工作方向的重要参考...
  • Bing Australia blog

    New Bing Apps Arrive, Ready to Roam

    At Microsoft, we’ve been hard at work updating our Bing apps as well as bringing a new set of apps to Windows Phone. We’ve released a comprehensive update to our Bing apps with fresh features and the ability for your personalised content to...
  • Search Blog

    Search and Taxes

    Let’s face it, unless you are an accountant or work for the IRS, tax season probably isn’t a time of year you look forward to. In fact, a recent survey by Bing and Impulse Research revealed that one in four people would rather clean their...
  • Search Blog

    Bing for iPhone App Updates Now Live

    At Bing, we’re constantly looking for ways to improve your experience regardless of which device you’re using. Our greatest resource to inform what we work on next is direct feedback from you. This week, we are releasing a host of updates...
  • Maps Blog

    15 New 3D Cities Available in the Bing Maps Preview App

    In December, we launched the Bing Maps Preview app on Windows 8.1, introducing a new way to explore the world in a touch-friendly way. We’ve been flying, driving and processing since then and have just added 15 more 3D cities to the list we launched...
  • Search Blog

    Timeline: Understanding Important Events in People’s Lives

    At Bing we are continuing to expand our collection of entities (people, places and things) and deepen our understanding about them. Our goal is to provide you with more insight into these entities so you can quickly discover useful information and in...
  • Webmaster Blog

    Quality: Do You Have It, or Just Think You Have It?

    Most websites feel they produce quality content. Some even have internal processes in place to review, rate, edit and revise content prior to publication. This does, admittedly, usually take more people, so it costs more and so can be a bit daunting for...
  • Search Blog

    Gear Up for the Oscars with Bing.com/Awards

    With the Oscars less than two weeks away, Bing continues to serve as the ultimate hub for Hollywood’s biggest night. Bing.com/Awards has been refreshed with updated Bing search trends as well as exclusive data pulled from the Oscar nominees themselves...
  • Bing Canada

    New Bing Apps are Here and Ready to Roam

    At Microsoft, we’ve been hard at work updating our Bing apps as well as bringing a new set of apps to Windows Phone. Today, we’re releasing a comprehensive update to our Bing apps with fresh features and the ability for your personalized content to roam...