Bing Snapshot

  • Bing Beats Google Now On Tap To Android With New “Bing Snapshots”

    It turns out that Bing has its own version of Google “Now on Tap” — and it’s now available for Android devices, ahead of the release of Google’s own upgraded service. This morning Bing announced that what the company calls “Bing Snapshots” will deliver contextually relevant search information for any app installed on your Android device. Consumers will need to update or install the Bing app.

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Land- 18 readers -
  • Bing Insights Integrated Into Microsoft Office Word Online

    … words, directly in the Insights box on the right hand side of your screen. Insights pulls data using Bing from sources like Bing Snapshot, Wikipedia, Bing Image Search, Oxford English Dictionary and the web. It is smart enough to know the difference between Jaguar the car and the football team and the animal, based on the words you have written…

    Barry Schwartz/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 7 readers -
  • Bing Expands Snapshot With New Food & Drug Entities

    … Bing is getting smarter today with the addition of food- and drug-related entities to its library of facts. The new at-a-glance information for these searches will appear in the Snapshot area on the right side of Bing's search results. In some cases, like the hamburger search shown below, the Snapshot includes a dropdown to further refine…

    Matt Mcgee/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 8 readers -
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