CAMS Software Reduces Costs and Increases Efficiency By Using the Bing Maps Distance Matrix API

CAMS Software Reduces Costs and Increases Efficiency By Using the Bing Maps Distance Matrix API

Based in British Columbia, CAMS Software is a small transportation management software company with big customers. The company’s flagship transportation management solution, Prospero, is used by the majority of major grocery chains in North America, including industry giants. CAMS Software switched from its old maps provider to Bing Maps to simplify customer interactions, reduce operating costs, and gain efficiency and a competitive edge.
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Intelligent search: Coding answers at your fingertips

Intelligent search: Coding answers at your fingertips

If you're a developer you probably read through a lot of documentation, forums and discussions to find solutions to your coding questions, learn new programming languages or master new tools. It always takes a great deal of time and energy to read through the many long threads discussing similar problems and potential solutions before finally finding that one answer. Many of us...
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Enhanced Security Update for Bing Maps API Keys

Enhanced Security Update for Bing Maps API Keys

As announced on May 24, the Bing Maps Developer portal shipped a new feature allowing you to restrict access on your Bing Maps API keys to a set of domains that you specify. Starting today, wildcard is now supported for referrer security whitelist setting
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Join the Bing APIs team at Microsoft Inspire 2018 in Las Vegas

Join the Bing APIs team at Microsoft Inspire 2018 in Las Vegas

The Bing APIs team will be at Microsoft Inspire 2018, in Las Vegas, Nevada, July 15 through the 18th. If you are registered for the event, stop by the Cognitive Services - Bing Search APIs booth in the Data & AI area to learn more about the new features and enhancements we’ve made to our Bing Search APIs platform:
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Bing Maps Location Recognition API Now Generally Available

Bing Maps Location Recognition API Now Generally Available

Today, we are pleased to announce the general availability release of the Bing Maps Location Recognition API that we previewed in last month’s blog post. Supercharge your applications to provide users with more context about what is nearby. Given a location (latitude, longitude) the Bing Maps Location Recognition API returns a list of entities at the location.
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Artificial intelligence + human intelligence: Training data breakthrough

Artificial intelligence + human intelligence: Training data breakthrough

At Bing, AI is the foundation of our services and experiences. If you have ever been involved in any machine learning or AI project you know that frequently the key to success is good training data (a set of labeled examples that helps train the algorithm). Getting enough high-quality training data is often the most challenging piece of building an AI-based service. Typically, data labeled by humans is of high quality (has relatively few mistakes)...
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