Introducing Social Login for Bing Webmaster Tools

Introducing Social Login for Bing Webmaster Tools

We are excited to begin the first phase of the global roll out of social login to webmaster tools on Friday, February 9th to webmasters in the United States. We expect to continue the roll out to webmasters in Europe, Middle East and Africa, Latin America and Asia Pacific regions shortly thereafter.
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Toward a More Intelligent Search: Bing Multi-Perspective Answers

Toward a More Intelligent Search: Bing Multi-Perspective Answers

In December, we launched several new Intelligent Answers that go beyond the traditional Q&A style of search and offer answers to more complicated questions. We received so much interest in providing multiple perspectives to an answer, that we wanted to share more details on how it came about and what we are doing to make it possible.
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SDKs Now Available for Latest Bing Search APIs

We are pleased to announce preview availability of SDKs for the Cognitive Services - Bing Search APIs. Currently available as REST APIs, the Bing APIs v7 now have SDKs in four languages: C#, Java, Node.js, and Python. These SDKs include offerings such as Bing Web Search, Bing Image Search, Bing Custom Search, Bing News Search, Bing Video Search, Bing Entity Search, and Bing Spell Check.
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Announcing the Bing Maps Fleet Tracker Solution

Announcing the Bing Maps Fleet Tracker Solution

We are pleased to announce the availability of our complete asset tracking solution for small fleets — Bing Maps Fleet Tracker. The solution includes the Azure based backend of services and storage, a web interface for tracking assets, and client code for Android phones.
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FIT and hhpberlin Build Life-Saving Fire Safety Solution with Bing Maps

FIT and hhpberlin Build Life-Saving Fire Safety Solution with Bing Maps

Partners combine Augmented Reality and Digital mapping to create a life-saving application on Windows Azure. This Interview with the Fichtner IT Consulting (FIT) architects explains how they enable rapid information sharing to provide first responders with up to the minute logistical details during rescue operations.
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Geocoding and Routing improvements added to Bing Maps

Geocoding and Routing improvements added to Bing Maps

Geocoding and Routing are core services in mapping platforms. Today, the Bing Maps team is happy to announce improved algorithms and increased coverage support for these services, which also directly improve the coverage of many of the new Bing Maps Fleet Management APIs, such as the Isochrone and Distance Matrix APIs which rely on routing data.
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Bing Maps Launches Three New Fleet Management APIs

Bing Maps Launches Three New Fleet Management APIs

Today, we are pleased to announce the release of three new Fleet Management APIs – Truck Routing, Isochrones, and Snap-to-Road – all available with the Bing Maps V8 Web Control and REST services. These APIs are the latest additions to our Fleet Management collection, which includes the Distance Matrix API that was announced last month.
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