Who’s In iMessage App – Plan A Fun Event With Friends

Who’s In iMessage App – Plan A Fun Event With Friends

Ever wasted so much time coordinating an event that you told yourself you were never going to do it again? We feel you. Our customers tell us all the time that the hard part about search is not finding that great restaurant, it’s getting a group of people to agree on which one to go to. That’s why we built Who’s In iMessage App – it’s Search meets group consensus building.
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Bing Launches an iMessage Extension

Bing Launches an iMessage Extension

Whether you’re looking for the perfect animated GIF, want to refine what you were searching for, or just want to share something you’ve found, now you can, as Bing comes to iMessage.
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Bing Rewards is Going Mobile

Bing Rewards was designed to help you discover ways Bing can help you do the things that are most important to you. It allows us to recognize and appreciate our most consistent, loyal users with additional perks as a way of saying thanks for choosing Bing. You can earn credits by searching every day and then redeem them for great rewards including gift cards from top brands such as Amazon.com, Xbox, Skype, Fandango, and Dominos or donate your...
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Keeping you in the know for the Olympic Games

Did you catch the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics last Friday to kick off the games? To access that and all the latest videos from the games and for a snap shot into all the Olympic excitement visit www.msn.com to view the Winter Olympics module at the top of the page.  There has been a lot of buzz in the hallways about favorite events and favorite athletes. So we thought we’d look at what people are searching for on Bing to...
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Use Your Voice to Text, Call and Search with Bing

Today Sprint Wireless announced their new Samsung Intrepid phone with a new voice user interface from Tellme.  This new interface will allow you to search the Web with Bing by speaking your search query, compose a text message or even dial a contact by simply talking instead of typing.  Check out this video to see this new voice interface in action: (Please visit the site to view this video) Have you ever really stopped to think about...
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Mobile Madness is Upon Us

Congratulations to our friends over in Windows Mobile for the launch of Windows Mobile 6.5 today! It’s an exciting time for mobile and for Bing. With today’s announcement we are kicking off what we like to call the Autumn of Mobile! This week in New York we were able to share a sneak peek of the Bing for mobile application due out later this Fall. In case you missed it, here’s a screenshot of what’s to come. The Bing app...
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Live Search Mobile update for Windows Mobile

For those of you using Windows Mobile phones, we have great news. This week we’re releasing an update to our Live Search Mobile app for Windows Mobile. With this release, we’ve added some features that make it easier to find local businesses and to get maps and directions on your mobile phone. For starters, no more fumbling around with your phone trying to enter your exact location. Location detection helps you automatically find your...
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You talk. We listen.

In our last release of Live Search for Windows Mobile we snuck in a little feature that allows users to send feedback directly to the engineering team. Since then, we’ve received tons of messages from users, many of which have been requests for new functionality. So what’s the moral of the story? Ask, and you shall receive. Here’s the list of some of the cool stuff we’ve built in response to user feedback. Weather  By...
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Live Search for Mobile Launches at 3GSM

Searching for Love? Or Just Love to Search? On the bus home from work, Jim realizes it’s Valentine’s Day and he hasn’t prepared any dinner plans with his wife Katie! Instead of panicking, he pulls out his Windows Mobile device and opens Live Search for mobile. He navigates the Categories list to Restaurants, then Ethnic Restaurants until he finds Italian Restaurants, Katie’s favorite food.       He...
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Search on the Go with Live Search for Mobile Beta

What’s on your wish list this holiday season? Wish you could find the closest toy store when you’re on the go? The nearest coffee shop on a cold winter day? Get news reports or traffic information on the move? Windows Live has granted those wishes and more: we’re proud to announce three new ways to search on the go: Mobile Software – Download an application to your phone for local search, maps, driving directions, and...
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