Through Bing official blog Microsoft announced the integration of Bing Code Search extension for Visual Studio. This Bing Code Search gives access to all web based code repositories and allows developers to make a search for some specific required code right within the Visual Studio.
Microsoft has released updated Bing Translator for Windows Phone that now includes support for latest Windows Phone 8, and camera lens whereas this app uses your camera to translate printed text, voice recognition to translate spoken text, or the keyboard to enter text that you want to translate.
Microsoft has released Bing desktop app which is in beta stage. The purpose to bring Bing as a desktop application is to promote Microsoft’s search engine, as user can directly access it via desktop instead of going towards web browsers to search through other search engines over internet.
Microsoft and RIM has announced a partnership and according to that Bing will be the default search engine for the upcoming Blackberry mobile phones and tablets devices.
Bing for iPad app is available free for download through App Store with the same features like Bing for iPhone app has which was released last year.
As all of you know that Microsoft’s search engine Bing displays images as backgrounds, and users like those a lot. So Microsoft has released best of Bing 5 themes for Windows 7 users which is a collection of 18 awesome wallpapers.
Microsoft has released Bing 2.0 app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad with major updates which is available free for download.
Finally, Microsoft has launched Bing app for iPhone users whereas Bing mobile phone app is already available for other mobile devices including Windows Mobile, and BlackBerry. Bing as a search engine getting more and more popular by passing everyday.
Today, at Web 2.0 Summit the President of Microsoft’s Online Services Group Qi Lu conforms the integration of Twitter and Facebook with Bing search engine. In result of this deal the real time updated data from Twitter and Facebook will be accessible in the Bing search results.
Microsoft has launched Visual Search feature in its search engine Bing. Visual search allows users to browse the search results in imagery format instead of text form. Initially, four foxed areas are embedded by Microsoft on Bing for visual search and those are travel, health, leisure and shopping.