Bing Goes Social in Search, Added Search for Facebook, Twitter & More


Bing Goes Social in Search, Added Search for Facebook, Twitter & More

Microsoft's recent movement to boost Bing's social networking feaures could finally give the company an opportunity to truly take on Google's dominant search engine. The updated Bing search engine, which was unveiled on Thursday, can now include the user comments, likes and activities posted in popular social networks like Facebook and Twitter. Bing's new interface, which is expected to move from a private to a public beta test period soon, offers users a sidebar that focuses on people in the user's social networks and their opinions and search queries, Microsoft said. The social sidebar also is designed to let users ask their friends questions about their query topic, and those friends can respond either through Bing or Facebook, Microsoft added.
Since Microsoft first launched Bing in the summer of 2009, the company faced a daunting task in taking on Google's dominant search engine. And Google has remained dominant. Despite all of Microsoft's efforts, including an upgrade in 2011, Bing simply hasn't been able to take a significant bite out of Google's market share. Now, Microsoft is hoping that its social search capabilities can become the game-changer the company needs in the battle against Google.

-Source (Computer World)




SHARE OUR NEWS DIRECTLY ON SOCIAL NETWORKS:-

LINK TO OUR HOME PAGE :
Voice Of GREYHAT is a non-profit Organization propagating news specifically related with Cyber security threats, Hacking threads and issues from all over the spectrum. The news provided by us on this site is gathered from various Re-Sources. if any person have some FAQ's in their mind they can Contact Us. Also you can read our Privacy Policy for more info. Thank You ! -Team VOGH
If you enjoyed VOGH News, Articles Then Do Make sure you to Subscribe Our RSS feed. Stay Tuned with VOGH and get Updated about Cyber Security News, Hacking Threads and Lots More. All our Articles and Updates will directly be sent to Your Inbox. Thank You! -Team VOGH

Categories: ,

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...