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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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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Internet-Scale Deep Learning for Bing Image Search

At Bing we are continuously innovating to provide our users with ever better, more accurate, and more beautiful results. We routinely embrace modern advances in multiple domains such as natural language processing, computer vision and AI to provide the best experience at internet scale across billions of queries and images. Recently we talked about how semantic vectors helped improve Bing Web Search. Today we want to share how end-to-end...
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Towards More Intelligent Search: Deep Learning for Query Semantics

Deep learning is helping to make Bing’s search results more intelligent. Here’s a peek behind the curtain of how we’re applying some of these techniques. Last week, I noticed there were dates printed on my soda cans and I wanted to know what they referred to - sell by dates, best by dates or expiration dates? Searching online wasn’t so easy, I didn’t know how to phrase my search query. For instance, searching for {how...
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Bing Entity Search API Now Generally Available

Bing Entity Search API Now Generally Available

We are pleased to announce the general availability of Bing Entity Search API, which is now available in the United States and the following other markets: Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, Spain and the United Kingdom.
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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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Build your ads free search engine with Bing Custom Search API

Build your ads free search engine with Bing Custom Search API

It’s a little over 6 weeks since we made the Bing Custom Search API generally available. We are excited to see the applications our partners are building and are overwhelmed with the response we are receiving. If you haven’t tried Bing Custom Search API yet, this blog post will help you to get started.
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Start exploring Bing Search APIs in under 5 minutes

Start exploring Bing Search APIs in under 5 minutes

Building functionality that leverages billions of webpages, images, videos, news, and entities may sound complex and time consuming, but the Bing APIs make it simpler and easier for you to create your desired search scenario in less than 5 minutes. Learn how.
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