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Bing Denies Censoring Search Results, Blames 'Glitch'

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Research by Chinese freedom of speech blog GreatFire.org explained how when certain terms are searched for using Bing's international and U.S.-localized portals, some results are not delivered. Bing's Stefan Weitz blames it on a system error. Research by Chinese freedom of speech blog GreatFire.org explained how when certain terms are searched for using Bing's international and U.S.-localized portals, some results are not delivered. Bing's Stefan Weitz blames it on a system error. 0 Comments

Goodbye, Scroogled?

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Scroogled, the attack ad campaign Microsoft launched to initially attack Google for switching its shopping results to a paid model and grew to include critiques about Google “reading” the emails of its users to serve ads, is on its last legs. Scroogled, the attack ad campaign Microsoft launched to initially attack Google for switching its shopping results to a paid model and grew to include critiques about Google “reading” the emails of its users to serve ads, is on its last legs. 0 Comments

New in Bing Search Results: It’s Qwiki-pedia!

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Bing’s search results now feature Qwikis – short, captioned videos that turn text on Wikipedia pages into words that are spoken by a robotic female voice, as you’re treated to a scrolling slideshow of related images, videos, and maps. Bing’s search results now feature Qwikis – short, captioned videos that turn text on Wikipedia pages into words that are spoken by a robotic female voice, as you’re treated to a scrolling slideshow of related images, videos, and maps. 0 Comments

Twitter & Bing Renew Deal, Tweet Their BFF Status Together

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Bing has confirmed they have extended their deal with Twitter, as revealed yesterday on Twitter. Bing Director Stefan Weitz told Search Engine Watch, "we are excited enough about the value of the data they have to be willing to extend the deal." Bing has confirmed they have extended their deal with Twitter, as revealed yesterday on Twitter. Bing Director Stefan Weitz told Search Engine Watch, "we are excited enough about the value of the data they have to be willing to extend the deal." 0 Comments

Bing Tests New Homepage Layout

Bing's homepage may be getting a new look — and the new layout is a bit reminiscent of Google's current homepage. Bing's homepage may be getting a new look — and the new layout is a bit reminiscent of Google's current homepage. 0 Comments