Now you really can keep an eye on traffic with Bing maps

The new feature is in addition to Bing's existing congestion analytics that predict how busy a route will be based on historical as well as real-time data. 

Bing new feature brings screen contextual search before Google's Now on Tap

 Microsoft has released an update of Bing Android app with a new feature that analyzes what is on the users screen to bring them useful, relevant information without the need to switch apps.

Bad code update triggered Yahoo, Bing search crash: Source

Yahoo Inc and Microsoft Corp search engines temporarily went dark on Friday after Microsoft pushed out a bad code update and then struggled to roll it back, a person briefed on the outages told a news agency.

EU watchdogs to apply ''right to be forgotten'' rule on Web worldwide
EU watchdogs to apply ''right to be forgotten'' rule on Web worldwide

European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google and Microsoft`s Bing to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their "right to be forgotten" as ruled by an EU court.

Microsoft launches Lumia 535 in India for Rs 9,199

Microsoft Devices Wednesday launched its first Lumia handset without the iconic Nokia brand name in India for Rs 9,199.

Apple may replace Google by Bing, Yahoo as default search provider
Apple may replace Google by Bing, Yahoo as default search provider

Google faces the risk of losing its spot as the default search provider for Apple's Safari browser next year, a report said.

Siri rival Cortana to be released in India soon

Cortana, a competitor to Apple's 'Siri', will be available in India under a new "alpha" programme in India, Australia and Canada where people can try Cortana using English language models from the US and the UK.

Microsoft confirms Windows with Bing for low cost devices

Microsoft said in its blog that it may also include Office 365 in devices that run Windows with Bing.

Android phones using Bing under threat

Cyber security sleuths have alerted Android software based mobile phone users against a suspicious activity being detected in the commonly used search engine 'Bing' on Internet-enabled communication devices.

Microsoft's Bing accused of Chinese-language censorship

Microsoft's search engine Bing appears to be heavily censoring its Chinese-language search results across the globe as well as inside China, a cyber-monitoring group said today.

Microsoft denies global censorship of China-related searches

Microsoft Corp denied on Wednesday it was omitting websites from its Bing search engine results for users outside China after a Chinese rights group said the U.S. firm was censoring material the government deems politically sensitive.

Bing releases top 10 most-searched entertainment electronics of 2013

Microsoft`s Bing has released the top ten most-searched entertainment electronics of 2013 for consumers to stay up-to-date with the best products and make informed purchasing decisions.

Google still top US search engine by a mile

Google reportedly continues to be the leader in the US search market by maintaining 66.9% of it and handling 12.9 bn searches out of 19.3 bn made in October.

Microsoft`s next potential CEO Stephen Elop could kill Bing, sell Xbox

As Microsoft is looking for a potential successor to outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer, one of the candidates for the coveted position; Nokia`s chief Stephen Elop is reportedly considering big plans for the software giant, which could include ending the Bing segment and selling Xbox business.

Most annoying habits for Brits revealed

A new survey has revealed that updating status on Facebook and posting `selfies` are the most annoying habits in Britain.

Microsoft gives facelift to Bing to compete with Google

Microsoft has revamped its search engine Bing by incorporating a new look and features, such as social search options, and adaptability across devices.

Microsoft offers ad-free Bing for the classroom to battle Google

The long-running rivalry between Microsoft Corp and Google Inc is turning into a schoolyard brawl.

Bing introduces child abuse pop-up warnings

Microsoft search engine Bing has initiated a new `pop-up` warning which will prompt UK users when they search for illegal child abuse images.

Microsoft, Google in catfight over ‘who is fairer for online shopping’

Microsoft began the fight by launching a campaign for its Bing search engine "to highlight Bing's commitment to honest search results".

Now, web searches reveal what we have in our minds

Search engines like Google and Bing, which have long provided answers to the topics people prefer not to ask fellow humans, are now showing the precise questions that are most frequently asked.