The Redmond based technology giant has released its financial results for the FY15 Q3, that’s third quarter of the fiscal year 2015, and total revenue came in at $21.7 billion. However, profits dropped 12% compared to the same period last year. One reason for this dip in profit is the $190 million spent on the...

Renew it, actually. Microsoft and Yahoo signed their search deal in 2009, which saw the Bing become the search provider for Yahoo services. The partnership has seen ups and downs, though. There was even recent speculation that Yahoo might end the deal. However, both companies have announced a continuation — albeit...

Time for one of those regular Bing updates! Redmond has rolled out a new Bing Image Search refresh, providing the service with some subtle layout improvements and a few useful features. Features that improve the quality of search. The biggest visual change is that the emphasis is now on the images, instead of details...

If you can’t beat them, join them. And then beat them! Bing has seen a lot of action these past couple of years, with Microsoft updating its web search service regularly and routinely. This time around, though, the company is going into Google’s yard. With the intention of introducing more people to its search...

A little thing called the Academy Awards were held this past Sunday, also known as Oscars 2015. And Microsoft’s Bing prediction engine once again to amaze by correctly calling the shots. In fact, it only got 4 results wrong — and all four of them can be considered upsets. Large or small, but upsets, nevertheless. The...

Although Yahoo has made some slight progress recently, Microsoft remains the only company that can complete with Google in the search market. The Bing search service is slowly increasing its share. But it’s the Yahoo Bing Network (based on the company’s search platform) that has shown some very impressive growth this...

Bing is on the richly deserved position of the second most used online search engine in the United States and Europe with some 20% of the market, behind Google, of course. But Microsoft’s search solution took a bit of a hit recently, as social networking giant Facebook has opted to no longer show Bing search results —...

Those of you that used computers in the good old days, the mid to late 90s, may be well familiar with the Office clip art and image library that has been a mainstay on the productivity suite for years now. And while it offered a variety of clip part, the images were rather outdated and, at times, clichéd. Sure that...

It’s not often you hear the word vying in technology, but that is exactly what Microsoft and Yahoo! are up for right now, at least as far as the search engine domain is concerned. With Apple’s deal with Google for the default search position on iOS expiring next year, the company is said to be soliciting bids from the...

The Bing team rarely misses out when it comes to important events. It was only last month that they unveiled new options to search for animated GIFs, just in time for Halloween. You can read up on that here. Now, though, they are back with a new option that will please those of you that like a traditional home cooked...