Bing Mobile

Bing (known previously as Live Search, Windows Live Search, and MSN Search) is a web search engine (advertised as a "decision engine") from Microsoft.Bing was unveiled by Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on May 28, 2009, at the All Things Digital conference in San Diego, California, for release on June 1, 2009. Notable changes include the listing of search suggestions while queries are entered and a list of related searches (called "Explore pane") based on semantic technology from Powerset, which Microsoft purchased in 2008.On July 29, 2009, Microsoft and Yahoo! announced a deal in which Bing would power Yahoo! Search.
Posts about Bing Mobile
  • Bing app for iOS brings image-based searching to iPhones

    … did not and vice versa. While I would expect this feature to come to Bing for Android it’s not clear when that might happen. It will also be interesting to see if Google revives image search for mobile at some point. About The Author Greg Sterling is a Contributing Editor at Search Engine Land. He writes a personal blog, Screenwerk, about…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 9 readers -
  • Bing App Gets Refresh With Redesigned Homepage, Direct Answers & More

    The Bing App has released new updates, including a redesigned homepage, direct answers and the ability to access bookmarks and search history when offline. “When searching, get the answer right away, instead of having to click on web links to find it,” reads the update announcement. Bing also says its newly designed homepage for the app will allow users to find nearby restau ...

    Amy Gesenhues/ Search Engine Land- 11 readers -
  • Bing Launched Their Mobile Friendly Testing Tool

    … Bing announced the release of their mobile friendliness test tool today. This was promised to us back in May 2015 when Bing told us they are working on a mobile friendly Bing ranking algorithm, it was actually expected in the late summer but must have been delayed. The tool evaluates a page to check if it is mobile-friendly based on these…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 12 readers -
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