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  • Bing Supports Vets with General Assembly's Opportunity Fund - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/04/17/bing-supports-opportunity-fund.aspx

    General Assembly , a global educational group that provides best-of-class practical education in business, technology and design, is empowering the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs. This week, General Assembly is unveiling the “ Opportunity Fund ” - a scholarship and support...
  • Integrating Store Apps with Cortana in Windows Phone 8.1 - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/04/14/integrating-store-apps-with-cortana-in-windows-phone-8-1.aspx

    Last week, we took the stage in San Francisco and proudly announced Cortana as part of the Windows Phone 8.1 update. You’ve likely already read about how Cortana will use the power of Bing to deliver personalized, natural experiences to users. What you may not have read is how Cortana empowers...
  • Spring Cleaning - For Your Career - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/bingjobs/archive/2014/04/07/spring-cleaning-for-your-career.aspx

    Spring is a time of renewal, a time to make household repairs, plant a garden, or lose the spare tire that mysteriously appeared sometime between Halloween and New Year’s Day. Dusting off the cobwebs from a long, dark, cold winter also applies to your career. Be it a refocus, a restart, or...
  • Top College Basketball Fan Searches - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/04/04/top-college-basketball-fans-searches.aspx

    As we head into the college basketball championships this weekend, we thought it would be interesting to delve into the Bing search index to see if we could gather insights on the tournament. We took a sample of more than 350,000 queries related to the 2013-2014 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament...
  • Bing at Build 2014: More Personal, Intelligent and Helpful - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/04/02/bingatbuild.aspx

    For Bing, the future of search is not about more search boxes – it’s about building a platform that enables applications and devices to empower people with knowledge and help them do more - not just search more. Today, we showcased work we did to enable Cortana on Windows Phone . By building...
  • Making Search More Personal - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/04/02/bingplatform.aspx

    The world is a chaotic place. From the billions of Facebook updates made each day to the constant tick of stock quotes for the 3,571 companies listed on NASDAQ, there are trillions of pieces of information about the real world swirling out there every day. While there are plenty of apps and services...
  • 150 Million More Reasons to Love Bing Everyday - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/03/31/150-million-more-reasons-to-love-bing.aspx

    At Bing, we understand that search is more than simply finding information and browsing a collection of blue links pointing to pages around the web. We’ve talked about doing instead of searching and how Bing continues to expand its approach to understand the actual world around us. Today, you’ll...
  • So you didn’t get the job…4 things to do next - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/bingjobs/archive/2014/03/19/so-you-didn-t-get-the-job-4-things-to-do-next.aspx

    You prepared for the interviews, felt the interviews went well, and all signs pointed to yes...and yet in the end they decided to go in a different direction. Now what? After you brush off the upset/mad/confused feelings and start some introspection, realize that this might be one point in your life...
  • Track the Winter Games with Bing - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/02/05/track-the-winter-games-with-bing.aspx

    On February 7 th , the opening ceremonies kick off in Sochi, Russia. Whether you’re a fan of curling or figure skating, bobsled or biathlon, giant slalom or hockey, Nordic skiing or all of the above, we’ve got you covered. Bing is your one-stop shop for the most relevant and up-to-date information...
  • 4 Reasons Why Job Seekers Should be Present and Active on Social Media - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/bingjobs/archive/2014/02/04/4-reasons-why-job-seekers-should-be-present-and-active-on-social-media.aspx

    With Social Media making its way into our daily lives, we are relying on it more and more for our communication, information, and, in some cases, even our jobs. As a Recruiter in the Application and Services Group at Microsoft, Social Media is an avenue that my colleagues and I are on daily to search...
  • The Power of Fans - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/01/31/the-power-of-fans.aspx

    No matter who you are rooting for this weekend, it is amazing how the voice of fans can impact the course of a season. Bing has been a partner of our hometown team – the Seattle Seahawks – for four years, and has witnessed the power of dedicated fans firsthand. Seattle fans are infamous for...
  • Experience the Awards Season with Bing - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/01/21/experience-the-awards-season-with-bing.aspx

    Last week, The Academy of Motion Pictures’ unveiled nominees for the 86 th Oscars reminding us that awards season is officially in full swing. While we enjoy the glamour of the red carpet, we know it can be hard to keep track of all the celebrities, songs and films out there. With that in mind...
  • Relive the Golden Globes with Bing.com/Awards - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/01/13/relive-the-golden-globes-with-bing-com-awards.aspx

    It was one of Hollywood's biggest nights, and the Golden Globes certainly did not disappoint thanks to plenty of red carpet fashion and headline-grabbing moments throughout the show. To help narrow down the big moments and see what people were buzzing about most, Bing monitored spikes in searches throughout...
  • Make 2014 the Healthiest Year Yet - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/01/07/make-2014-the-healthiest-year-yet.aspx

    The New Year is here and it’s time to tackle your resolutions. 41 percent of people want to improve their health and lose weight in 2014, according to a recent survey from Bing and Impulse Research, and we’re seeing the same trends on Bing. In the days leading up to the New Year, “healthy...
  • Bing Launches Awards Season Resource Guide - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2014/01/06/bing-offers-awards-season-resource-guide.aspx

    Today Bing launched Bing.Com/Awards , a look at the 2014 award season including Golden Globes, the Grammy’s and the Oscars. The site serves as an online resource center for all things awards, kicking off with the Golden Globes which air live this Sunday night. First up is an inside look at...
  • A Breakout Year - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/17/a-breakout-year.aspx

    2013 was the year that Bing broke out of the search box. Over the past year, we worked deeply with teams across Microsoft to bring the capabilities of Bing to a host of products. Across Xbox, Windows Phone, Office and Windows 8, we’ve begun a journey to make it easier to find the stuff you are...
  • Streamlined Sharing Arrives on OneNote and Bing Apps - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/17/streamlined-sharing-arrives-on-onenote-and-bing-apps.aspx

    A few weeks ago, the Office team released a brand new OneNote app available for free in the Windows Store . The app includes a host of updates that make it easier to capture and share notes. The Bing Apps including Travel, Food & Drink, Health & Fitness, News, Finance, Weather and Sports have...
  • Take Advice from the Seahawks in 2014 - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/bingjobs/archive/2013/12/17/your-image-at-work-for-the-new-year.aspx

    As we slip into the holiday season, Bing Jobs wants to help you think about your career presence in the New Year. What is your professional brand or image at work? Coming off an action packed NFL weekend – I am more and more impressed by Russell Wilson and his presence both on and off the...
  • Thank You for a Great Year - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/16/thank-you-for-a-great-year.aspx

    As we wrap up the year, we wanted to take the opportunity to say thank you to everyone who uses Bing. 2013 has been a great year and for us that’s all due to you. Over the past twelve months, we have shipped thousands of changes to the search experience which are directly based on how you use Bing. From...
  • Expand Your Understanding with Bing - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/12/expand-your-understanding-with-bing.aspx

    At Bing we are committed to giving you the most relevant search results possible. In addition we also strive to provide direct information about the entities that you search for, e.g., people, places, and things, based on our understanding of those entities and their relationships stored in Bing’s...
  • The New Photosynth - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/10/photo.aspx

    If a picture is worth a thousand words, we think some places are worth a thousand views. Whether it's the approach of Mount Everest, the Elgin Marbles or the exquisite detail of the forest floor, we've all been to places that cry out to be explored. That’s why today we are pleased to release...
  • Top Bing Searches for 2013 - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/12/01/eoy.aspx

    What did America search for in 2013? Based on the aggregation of millions of search queries, we are unveiling the top search trends of Americans in 2013. Here’s what we found: Most Searched Person of the Year Beyoncé continues her reign as the queen of pop— she’s...
  • Xbox, Bing – Deliver Me a Whole New Way to Search - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/11/19/xboxone.aspx

    When we watched Star Trek decades ago, the idea of talking to a computer seemed like pure science fiction. Fast forward to the present and your voice has replaced the remote control for your living room with Xbox One, an all-in-one games and entertainment system with sophisticated voice navigation and...
  • Hacking to Honor Veterans - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/11/11/hacking-to-honor-veterans.aspx

    A few weeks ago, we talked about the challenges facing veterans today and the work we are doing to to help veterans gain better access to the resources that they have earned through their service. Our Veterans Challenge hackathon challenged teams to find a way to support veterans who are transitioning...
  • Bing Surfacing Hundreds of Apps on Windows Devices - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/search/archive/2013/11/05/bing-surfacing-hundreds-of-apps-on-windows-devices.aspx

    There has been a bunch of chatter over the past few days about search allowing you to directly take an action using an application based on your query. That’s great because a quarter of all apps are downloaded but never used again. The question we asked over a year ago is how we could use search...