For years, you have been able to convert currencies in Bing. Whether you’re looking to compare dollars to pounds, euros to pesos or yuan to rupee, we’ve got over 50 currencies in our index that we’ll display following a few quick keystrokes.
As Bitcoin (the peer-to-peer payment system and digital currency) makes headlines and captures the world’s attention, we thought it was only natural to give you an easy way to track real-time fluctuations. Starting today, you will find instant Bitcoin conversions at the top of your Bing results.* How many Bitcoins do you need for that $71,000 Tesla?
To check it out for yourself, head over to www.bing.com and try a search. To learn more about the data, check out Coinbase’s post here.
– The Bing Team
*This feature is initially available to people in the US, Australia, Canada, India and UK but will be rolling out to additional markets in the coming weeks.