Getting flagged as malware? Some insights.

Malware.  Just mention the word and watch people cringe in fear.  No one likes it and most seek to even avoid saying the word out loud, lest they be stricken by something nefarious.  The topic should not be taken lightly, as getting infected with malware can have dire consequences.  From your brand being tarnished to identity theft, nothing involving malware is a joke. Which is why it’s taken so seriously by the search...
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Football Fans Rejoice: Streamlined NFL Answers Arrive

  Keeping tabs on your favorite NFL teams and players just got faster. Today, we’re releasing an improved NFL Instant Answer to the Bing results page giving you instant access to what’s happening across the league. Now, when you search for an NFL team, individual player or “NFL score” you will instantly see the latest scores and statistics at the top of Bing. Player Stats at a Glance Curious, to know how your favorite...
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Eugenia Sawa tells us...Why She Recruits for Online Advertising

Why I recruit for Online Advertising… As with the type of engineers I am trying to recruit and hire, I see this as such a huge opportunity to get to work with Engineers who generate revenue for the company – truly add to the bottom line, work on something that is in the online space where the scale is huge and the transactions are many, and see how the world of search advertising evolves over time.  Today I’m showcasing two...
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Bing Maps Updates

Bing Maps Updates

Today we are announcing the release of several updates and new features in the Bing Maps REST web services and the Bing Spatial Data Service. Bing Maps REST Web Services New features are available for the Locations and the Imagery service. 
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Find it – Share it

Find it – Share it

Who hasn’t wanted to quickly send a map to a friend? With today’s update, we’ve enhanced and expanded the ways you can share your Bing Maps results from your PC by introducing shorter URLs, expanded “send to mobile” functionality, and easier sharing to Facebook and Twitter.  Click to Share To get started!
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5 Minutes for Mom Joins #BingIt with Holiday Survival Tips

  Whether it’s planning the family feast, finding the perfect gift or grabbing a parking spot at the mall, holiday decisions can be overwhelming. With that in mind, we have invited Susan Carraretto, one half of the identical twin blogger team behind 5 Minutes for Mom to join the #BingIt crew this Wednesday, November 9th at 12 p.m. PT. Susan is an internet loving, passionately driven, crazy busy mom who changed her life online and is...
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Bing Central is Now Open

  Today, we are lifting the curtains on Bing Central, one location for you to explore Bing services and features by completing fun missions, manage your Bing Rewards account, redeem great rewards in the redemption center and access account support as well as your profiles and preferences for Travel, Maps, Finance, and Shopping. Bing Central gives you a hub to manage everything you do with Bing. From checking your Bing Reward offers and...
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Announcing the Winners of “Decide Your Best Halloween Costume” Sweepstakes

Congratulations to the winners of the Bing “Decide Your Best Halloween Costume” sweepstakes. On October 25th, we asked you to tell us about the best Halloween costume you have ever worn. To enter, participants were asked to tweet their replies to the @Bing handle and utilize the #BingHalloween hashtag. We are excited to report that the following 5 entrants were the lucky winners of the contest: @amandafgordon, @CullyWaggoner...
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Meet Robb Anderson - UX Designer for Bing

 I joined Microsoft over 11 years ago – and have been in love with the company and the products we create ever since, especially my current team here at Bing! I wrapped up design school quite a few years ago, and afterwards bounced around at some local design agencies and worked in a range of design mediums from print and branding to interaction. I ended up contracting here at Microsoft where I worked on User Experience for online games...
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