|Forum: Bing Search Engine News|
|Displaying Topics 121 - 160 (250 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|121:|| Live.com Local Listings Being Expanded To Support Outside U.S?||Apr 26, 2009|
|122:|| Microsoft Scores Verizon Search Deal|
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that the firm had reached a 5-year agreement to be the default search provider on Verizon mobile phones and also handle mobile advertising services.
|Jan 8, 2009|
|Jan 2, 2009|
|124:|| Microsoft Live Search Update Under Way||Dec 15, 2008|
|125:|| Live Search Webmaster Tools Detects Malware||Nov 26, 2008|
|126:|| Live Search and "Search Facebook" or "Search The Web"|
"Now Facebook users in the U.S. have the option to "Search Facebook" or "Search the Web." In addition, adCenter is delivering search ads alongside those results."
|Oct 8, 2008|
|127:|| Live Search Starts Testing Integration of Powerset's Projects|
"These tests include Freebase Answers, improved captions for Wikipedia results, and new related searches using the Factz engine."
|Sept 18, 2008|
|128:|| Live Search: September Update And Changes|
"WebmasterWorld members are reporting and update to Microsoft's Live Search."
|Sept 17, 2008|
|129:|| Microsoft Live Labs Photosynth|
"...you can use Photosynth to transform regular digital photos into a three-dimensional, 360-degree experience."
|Aug 21, 2008|
|130:|| Live Search Webmaster Center Gains Crawl Error and Backlinks Reports|
"In an effort to improve upon those goals, today we have launched a significant update to our Webmaster Center and brought the Center out of Beta!"
|Aug 9, 2008|
|131:|| Live Search Home Page New Look|
"Live Search now has a new image with hotspots to Live Search features."
|July 31, 2008|
|132:|| Microsoft Tries The Idea of BrowseRank|
"Microsoft researchers and academic collaborators detailed an idea this week it calls BrowseRank that seeks to bring more of a human touch."
|July 25, 2008|
|133:|| Microsoft Details Robots.txt Support|
"...evolved to support more than "exclusion" directives; it now supports directives controlling what content gets included, how the content is displayed, and how frequently the content is crawled."
|June 3, 2008|
|134:|| Microsoft In Deal With HP: Pre Install LIVE Search On All HP PCs|
"Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced a deal that will make its Live Search the default on Hewlett-Packard Co. personal computers shipped in the U.S. and Canada, starting in January."
|June 3, 2008|
|135:|| Microsoft Live Introduces Revamped News Search Service|
"Microsoft launched an overhauled news search service this week that brings together stories, photos and video from around the world."
|Apr 18, 2008|
|136:|| Live Search MSN Update||Mar 25, 2008|
|137:|| Microsoft Updates Crawler - Supports Compression and If-Modified-Since|
Microsoft has updated it's crawler to support gzip compression and conditional page loading.
|Feb 12, 2008|
|138:|| Microsoft Live Search SERPs Update?|
"WebmasterWorld members are reporting changes to the SERPs."
|Feb 6, 2008|
|139:|| Live Search Webmaster Portal (Beta) Reviews|
"WebmasterWorld Members initial feedback on the new Microsoft Live Search Webmaster Portal (Beta)"
|Nov 15, 2007|
|140:|| Microsoft Live Search Mobile Voice Command Capability|
"Live Search Mobile, which users have to download to their handsets, displays listings and driving directions on maps, Microsoft said Monday. The company will also offer free 411 directory assistance from any phone."
|Oct 16, 2007|
|141:|| MSN Live Search Updates - Searchification||Sept 27, 2007|
|142:|| Microsoft Leaks Live Search Plans|
Windows Live program manager Akram Hussein blogged that Live Search will add features like product reviews, live video previews, and more.
|Sept 24, 2007|
|143:|| Strange Referrer Activity From MSN Live.com|
I am getting thousands of hits where the items in my log show the referrer as follows;
|Aug 28, 2007|
|144:|| Microsoft Live.com Webmaster Portal Beta|
"...the next-generation set of tools, content and resources for SEO professionals and webmasters..."
|Aug 24, 2007|
|145:|| Microsoft says: "Web search on "positive trajectory"|
"Microsoft Corp. said on Monday its Web search business remains on a "positive trajectory" with plans to roll out several updates over the next 12 months."
|Aug 14, 2007|
|146:|| Microsoft curtails how long it stores Web searches|
"Microsoft said it would make all Web search query data anonymous after 18 months on its "Live Search" service, unless it receives user consent to store it longer."
|July 23, 2007|
|147:|| Microsoft's Acquisitions In The Search Sector|
"Microsoft has been spending money to boost its efforts in what's known as vertical search,..."
|June 26, 2007|
|148:|| Microsoft Live Product Search Updated With More Images & Relevancy|
"..boosts customer-perceived relevancy with a greater number of query results."
|Apr 26, 2007|
|149:|| Live Search's link: operator turned off|
Eytan Seidman, Lead Program Manager at MSN's Live Search confirms: "For those of you who use some of the advanced query syntax in our search engine such as link:, linkdomain: and inurl:, you may have noticed that this functionality has been recently turned off."
|Mar 29, 2007|
|150:|| 3 out of 4 Google Blogger URLS Are Spam - So Says Microsoft|
"Three out of every four unique Blogspot.com URLs that appeared in the top 50 results for commercial queries were spam..."
|Mar 19, 2007|
|151:|| Microsoft Seeks Mashups for Live Search|
"Microsoft plans to ramp up its efforts to encourage Web developers and other programmers to create mashups -- quickly assembled Web-based programs gluing together different data and technology sources -- that leverage the software vendor's search technology, including its flagship Windows Live Search engine and its Virtual Earth mapping and location service."
|Mar 15, 2007|
|152:|| IBM/Lenovo Agrees to PreLoad Microsoft Toolbar|
"Microsoft Corp. reached an agreement with Lenovo Group Ltd. to pre-load Lenovo computers with a toolbar of Microsoft's Windows Live online services including Web search..."
|Mar 14, 2007|
|153:|| Microsoft Web Search Exec Leaves To Start Own Company|
"Chris Payne, corporate vice president of Windows Live search, is leaving Microsoft to start his own company in Seattle, said the source, who asked not to be identified."
|Mar 8, 2007|
|154:|| Microsoft Wants a Better Way To Search|
"Despite a lack of visible progress in catching up with Google, the leader in Internet search engines, Microsoft says it still believes that it will eventually turn the tables by improving the quality of its search results and by changing the way computer users search."
|Mar 7, 2007|
|155:|| Could Small Pages Rank Best in MSN?|
"WebmasterWorld members debate whether small pages rank better in MSN SERPs."
|Feb 12, 2007|
|156:|| MSN Takes Live Search API out of Beta|
"...announce that we are taking our search API out of beta, and rebranding it the Live Search SOAP API 1.0"
|Feb 7, 2007|
|157:|| Microsoft Launching Book Search (Beta)|
"Initially, the Live Search Books database will be searchable from the book search engine's beta homepage, or as a category on the main Windows Live Search page -- a method referred to as vertical search. Once the tool is out of beta, Microsoft plans to incorporate all of the scanned publications into its general Internet search engine. The company hopes to do this in the next six months, according to Tiedt. "
|Dec 6, 2006|
|158:|| Microsoft Live Search Mobile (Beta)||Dec 1, 2006|
|159:|| Microsoft Launches 'Agora' Product-Loading Service For Windows Live Product Search||Nov 9, 2006|
|160:|| MSN Update, November 3|
"...this isn't the minor shuffle that occured a week or so ago - I'm seeing a whole new set of serps."
|Nov 3, 2006|