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Bing Social Search: SEO and Google Implications?

Bing Social Search: SEO and Google Implications?

[ 0 ] November 27, 2021

It’s been announced today by Bing, the Microsoft search unit, that parts of its search results will now include integration from Facebook’s social graph. Because the social graph and “like” data from Facebook will now form part of the search this means that the usual algorithms that Bing uses in its search will now have [...]

Windows Phone 7 Apps: Holiday Season Gaming Promotion

Windows Phone 7 Apps: Holiday Season Gaming Promotion

[ 0 ] November 26, 2021

Back in October we reported on the Windows Phone 7 only being able to offer its users some 2,000 apps, which to some was not enough. But ironically with Black Friday sales in full swing, Microsoft has been keen to entice customers with a big marketing campaign, for not only new offerings such as the [...]

Blekko Search Engine: Solid Alternative to Google and Bing

Blekko Search Engine: Solid Alternative to Google and Bing

[ 0 ] November 2, 2021

In a bid to become the number one search engine on the internet, a new concept has arrived in the shape of “Blekko.com.” Fighting off stiff competition against the likes of already present Google and Bing, the new search engine is hoped to give it’s users something a little more unique.

Jay-Z's Bing marketing campaign for 'Decoded'

Jay-Z’s Bing marketing campaign for ‘Decoded’

[ 1 ] October 18, 2021

Fans of Jay-Z can soon go on a mystery tour as part of a major marketing campaign in collaboration with Bing to launch his new book, ‘Decoded.’ The book isn’t actually released until November 16 but the campaign means that his fans may get access to pages from the book in a sneak preview a [...]

Are Facebook and Microsoft plotting to destroy Google together?

Are Facebook and Microsoft plotting to destroy Google together?

[ 0 ] October 13, 2021

Microsoft has arranged a Bing event today at its headquarters and they have sent an invite to their good friends Facebook. Maybe this could be a secret sinister meeting where the two companies discuss their plans to take down Google?

Bing Rewards: Is it worth it?

Bing Rewards: Is it worth it?

[ 0 ] September 23, 2021

Are you a regular Bing user? If so you may be interested in Bing Rewards, the latest initiative from Microsoft, which was launched today. Users will be able to gain credits for such things as searching on Bing, checking out new features, or for making Bing their homepage.

Video Referrals: Facebook and Twitter catching up on Google

Video Referrals: Facebook and Twitter catching up on Google

[ 0 ] September 14, 2021

When it comes to video referrals Google has always been top dog, now slowly but surely the social media scene is creeping up on the search engines. It has already become apparent that Facebook is now the largest traffic driver for news and updates, replacing Google reader. According to reports from Read Write Web, Google [...]

Verizon: Ditching Google in favour of Bing?

Verizon: Ditching Google in favour of Bing?

[ 4 ] September 9, 2021

As many of you may know, Bing was announced as the search engine for the Samsung Galaxy and Fascinate back in late June. Thanks to The Droid Guy who has written a very interesting article, it has come to our attention that a Verizon spokeswomen announced that Bing would now be the default search engine [...]

Bing powers Yahoo search: It's official

Bing powers Yahoo search: It’s official

[ 0 ] August 25, 2021

Microsoft’s Bing has been powering Yahoo search in testing for a month now but it seems as though it’s now official, at least in the English language in Canada and the U.S. for now. The two companies signed a deal just over a year ago with this as the ultimate goal and now it’s been [...]

2010 Tour de France: Bing Maps Coverage

2010 Tour de France: Bing Maps Coverage

[ 0 ] July 5, 2021

Are you looking for different tools to help you follow all the action of the 2010 Tour de France? If you are, you may be interested in an app by Microsoft that’s for Bing Maps, which visualizes the various stages of the race and provides you with information such as results and weather.

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