According to its September SUMO announcement post, Mozilla has started testing Microsoft's Bing as the default search engine for Firefox on a very small number of installations on desktops.
Maintainers of Notepad++ have decided to remove Bing as an option from the "Search on Internet" command following the company's alleged censorship of the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests.
Last week Microsoft updated Edge. after which users started seeing pop-ups asking them to switch to Bing. If you don't want to see the prompts then you can follow this guide to disable them.
In what appears to be a controlled rollout, Microsoft is testing reverse image search capabilities in Bing sidebar on Edge. It also has the ability to extract text from the image directly.
Microsoft today announced a bunch of features coming to Edge with version 89, including sleeping tabs, startup boost, and vertical tabs. Bing search is also gaining significant improvements.
Last week, Google threatened to leave Australia if it is forced to pay media outlets. Following this, Microsoft had a meeting with the PM where it expressed the desire to fill the void left by Google.
Microsoft has posted the list of new features being added to Edge this month, including a host of shopping features for the holidays, PDF improvements, a new Web Capture tool, and more.
Microsoft has released a Bing app for Xbox consoles, offering web searches, image search with the ability to set wallpapers, and popular games. It also integrates with Microsoft Rewards.
October's first full week brought with it a Bing rebrand, an announcement about Gears Tactics, new Windows 10 vNext builds, and much more. Be sure to catch up via our handy overview.
Microsoft announced a whole bunch of new features coming to its Chromium-based Edge browser this month, including price comparisons, which arrive just in time for the holiday season.
Microsoft announced that it is officially rebranding Bing to Microsoft Bing, bringing it in line with the firm's other offerings. It is also expanding the Give with Bing program to seven more markets.
Microsoft published its quarterly earnings report today, and for once, it shows big growth in the More Personal Computing department, with increases in Windows, Surface, and gaming.
Microsoft has quietly sneaked in Bing search integration into the long-press menu of Android with the latest update of Outlook. The feature is still being tested and has not been rolled out widely.
The report claims that Google's deal with Apple to make it the default search engine on Safari creates a barrier for expansion for competing offerings; suggests mitigating this 'monopoly' in two ways.
Today's Edge Canary update brings the sidebar search feature to the browser. The feature lets users search for context about any text in a webpage from right within a tab, similar to legacy Edge.
Today at its Build 2020 developer conference, Microsoft announced a bunch of new features that are coming to its Edge browser, and it also confirmed that the browser is rolling out soon.
Microsoft and Newsguard have announced a new partnership that will provide Newsguard service to Microsoft Edge users for free. In return, Microsoft will sponsor NewsGuard's news literacy program.
Microsoft's Bing Wallpapers app is now also available for Android users on the Play Store. The app brings much more functionality like image category search in comparison to its desktop counterpart.
Microsoft's search engine is adding a few new tools to help people and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic. Website owners can now add a widget showing the number of cases by region.
Microsoft has launched a new Bing Wallpaper app on Windows that sets the daily Bing image as the desktop wallpaper. The app sits in the system tray and also lets users cycle through images.
Some users have reportedly spotted a new icon for Microsoft's search engine, and it aligns with the company's Fluent Design language. It does away with the sharp edges in favor of a rounder look.
After a controversial announcement last month that it would make Bing the default search engine for Office 365 ProPlus users, Microsoft has announced that it's backtracking on those plans.
Microsoft has published a support document outlining its plans to install a Google Chrome extension that will change your default search engine to Bing, if you use Office 365 ProPlus.
Bing introduced a new elections experience today to provide voters a single place where they can find comprehensive information about a candidate for the U.S. presidential elections next year.
Outings, a Microsoft Garage project, is being retired at the end of this month. Much of the insights provided by the app over its run of almost two years will be used to improved the Bing experience.
Microsoft has introduced a new feature for Bing Maps today that lets users click on a traffic camera icon on a planned route on the mapping app in order to view images showing current road conditions.
Microsoft has introduced new features to Bing Maps that make it easier for travelers to see road traffic conditions ahead with the different route colors and view route labels on the mapping tool.
Microsoft has quietly added an option to set Google as the default search engine for the SwiftKey Keyboard app for Android, in addition to Bing. However, its availability seems limited for now.
Bing went down in China on Wednesday in what appears to be a DNS corruption, a censoring system under the Great Firewall. It can still be accessed, though, by visiting its IP address directly.
Microsoft and Verizon Media have expanded their partnership, under which Yahoo's search ads will be served by Bing Ads. An increase in clicks of 10% to 15% is expected in the U.S. under the alliance.
Microsoft today announced Clarity, a new tool for web developers which allows them to identify and experience website problems by recording and analyzing how users interact with it.
Microsoft announced today that it has teamed up with Intent Lab in an effort to understand the mindsets and behavior of consumers at each level of their experience when shopping and buying online.
After being available in beta for a few weeks, native Bing support is now rolling out to Microsoft's SwiftKey for Android, allowing you to search the web directly from the digital keyboard.
Microsoft has launched Bing Spotlight in the UK. The new feature provides news stories on the Bing home page and inserts relevant and objective content into search results to help inform users.
It seems Apple has gouged the price for default search engine privileges on iOS threefold to a whopping $9 billion this year, a price Google is only too eager to pay in order to keep Bing at bay.
Microsoft today announced Microsoft Search, a new organizational search engine, that searches within and outside of Microsoft 365, and it's coming in Windows 10 19H1, Office, and more.
Microsoft has announced the release of the Bing AMP viewer and Bing AMP Cache as part of an effort to allow AMP-enabled web pages to work directly from Bing's mobile search results.
Microsoft has announced the series of updates and features coming to Bing in September, including expanded capabilities for Visual Search, new features for education, and better NFL answers.
Microsoft has announced Bing Spotlight, a new experience coming to Bing.com in the US. The feature gathers data using deep learning to collate stories and headlines from various high-quality sources.
Today, Microsoft announced that Bing will let you snap a photo with your phone's camera and use it to search the web. The feature isn't just coming to the Bing apps, as it's also coming to Edge.