|Forum: Bing Search Engine News|
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|201:|| Microsoft To Launch New Search Engine|
"The Redmond, Wash. software maker on Thursday will open to the public its service for searching the Internet after eighteen months of development. The company is trying to tap into the lucrative business now dominated by Google of combining Internet search and advertising."
|Nov 9, 2004|
|202:|| Microsoft To Shed Billions to Buy Back Stock|
"The Wall Street Journal is reporting that: MICROSOFT WILL PAY a one-time dividend of $3 a share and repurchase $30 billion of its stock over four years, in a $75 billion move to share its cash with investors."
|July 20, 2004|
|203:|| 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|
|204:|| 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|
|205:|| 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|
|206:|| 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|
|207:|| Microsoft Will Purge Bing Search Query Data After Six Months|
|Jan 19, 2010|
|208:|| Microsoft Working On EU "Right To Be Forgotten" Form For Bing and Yahoo|
Although it's taking longer to produce, it seems Bing will follow Google and produce an application form for the EU's "Right to be Forgotten"
|July 15, 2014|
|209:|| Microsoft Working On Shopping Engine To Tie into OS|
"Microsoft is working on a new shopping Web site for software, hardware, and peripherals that it plans to advertise in the Windows XP Start Menu and the Internet Explorer Web browser."
|July 12, 2004|
|210:|| Microsoft World Mapping (Beta)|
Microsoft releases a beta world mapping service, MSN Virtual Earth.... with a separate client-side application, Microsoft Location Finder, which integrates with MSN Virtual Earth and allows a user to pinpoint their own position by means of signals from wireless networks.
|July 25, 2005|
|211:|| Microsoft and News Corp To Consider Web Pact?|
"Microsoft has had discussions with News Corp over a plan that would involve the media company being paid to 'de-index' its news websites from Google, setting the scene for a search engine battle that could offer a ray of light to the newspaper industry."
|Nov 23, 2009|
|212:|| Microsoft and Yahoo Search Alliance Completing In UK, Ireland, France|
Next week, we begin to shift ad serving for Yahoo! Search over to Microsoft Advertising adCenter. This means that adCenter ads will gradually be displayed on Yahoo! Search result pages in the UK, France and Ireland.
|Apr 13, 2012|
|213:|| Microsoft and Yahoo Search Deal Agreement|
"Yahoo! and Microsoft announced an agreement that will improve the Web search experience for users and advertisers, and deliver sustained innovation to the industry. In simple terms, Microsoft will now power Yahoo! search while Yahoo! will become the exclusive worldwide relationship sales force for both companies' premium search advertisers."
|July 29, 2009|
|214:|| Microsoft and Yahoo Search Pact Imminent|
Yahoo is close to making Microsoft's Bing its search provider
|July 29, 2009|
|215:|| Microsoft and Yahoo in Final Talks on Search Deal|
"If all goes well, the deal could be announced within the next week, sources at both companies said."
|July 17, 2009|
|216:|| Microsoft buys Lookout Software to Search Email and Desktop Files|
"San Francisco-based Lookout makes software that helps users more quickly search through e-mail stored in Microsoft's Outlook mailbox. Outlook is part of Microsoft's Office software package"
|July 16, 2004|
|217:|| 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|
|218:|| Microsoft says better than Google soon|
"Microsoft will introduce a search engine better than Google in six months in the United States and Britain followed by Europe, its European president said on Wednesday. "
|Mar 2, 2006|
|219:|| 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|
|220:|| Microsoft spam research paper|
Paper by MSN blue sky thinkers on serach engine spam. Gives an idea of their attitude to search manipulation and their thoughts on addressing the issue.
|June 10, 2004|
|221:|| Microsoft to Charge for Bing Search API|
"Developers can expect subscription pricing to start at approximately $40 (USD) per month for up to 20,000 queries each month,"
|Apr 12, 2012|
|222:|| Microsoft to Demo New Search Technology|
"For months, Microsoft has been testing a prototype of the new search engine, code-named Kumo, with Microsoft employees."
|May 20, 2009|
|223:|| Microsoft to put Books from British Library Online|
"...Microsoft Corp. said Friday it has signed a deal to scan and put online 100,000 books from the British Library."
|Nov 7, 2005|
|224:|| Microsoft unveils new enterprise search tools for businesses|
"Windows Live Search, which will be available for free from Microsoft's Web site, allows users to search for documents stored on their computers, on departmental computer networks or out on the Internet and see the results in one place."
|May 17, 2006|
|225:|| 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|
|226:|| Microsoft's Ballmer says a "Big, Bold Bet" Needed to Beat Google|
"...Further development of adCenter is key - our goal is to create the web's largest advertising network, giving us an engine that will enable us to monetise our services and compete against Google.""
|May 3, 2006|
|227:|| Microsoft's Ballmer: Five years to catch Google, Yahoo|
"Chief Executive Steve Ballmer said on Thursday he has a five-year target to gain a bigger slice of the lucrative online advertising market." -Reuters Article
|May 13, 2006|
|228:|| Microsoft's Bing Now Includes Britannica Online Encyclopedia Answers In SERPs|
We're very excited to collaborate with Encyclopedia Britannica as it continues to strengthen its online presence, and hope you find these new answers valuable and helpful in your search for information.
|June 8, 2012|
|229:|| Microsoft's Bing Search Share Looks Up|
"Microsoft Bing has continued to generate interest from the market for the second straight week,"
|June 18, 2009|
|230:|| Microsoft's New Internet Search Is Officially Launched|
"We look forward to continued investment in search to deliver services that bring new levels of control and personalization to the Web experience."
|Sept 12, 2006|
|231:|| Microsoft's Plan For Bing: It's Not Going To "out-Google" Google|
Lu said Microsoft could not and would not try to "out-Google" Google. Instead, it must "change the game fundamentally."
|Sept 21, 2011|
|232:|| Microsoft's Test With Yahoo Remind Webmasters To Get Into Bing's Index|
"During this testing phase, it's important to look at how your site is showing up in search results on Yahoo! and Bing today,..."
|July 22, 2010|
|233:|| Microsoft's new Windows Live Search (Beta)|
"Microsoft has released its beta Windows Live Search"
|Mar 8, 2006|
|234:|| Microsoft/MSN Enter Desktop Search Game|
"MSN Search Toolbar with Windows Desktop Search officially puts Microsoft in step with search competitors Yahoo and Google, doing good job of making search of all kinds ubiquitous on the desktop."
|May 16, 2005|
|235:|| Microsoft: MSN - Strider Search Defender|
"Researchers at Microsoft have developed a tool to scrub search engines of major Web sites that pollute search results and ultimately help clean the Web of spam."
|July 13, 2006|
|236:|| Microsofts MSNBot Supports Robots.txt Delay Command|
Long asked for by Webmasters is a new "robots delay" command: "...it allows you to specify via robots.txt an amount of time (in seconds) that MSNBot should wait before retrieving another page from that host. "
|June 12, 2004|
|237:|| NY Times: "Bing is Better" than Google||July 9, 2009|
|238:|| New Bing Webmaster Tools For SEOs and Webmasters|
Bing Webmaster has introduced an entirely new look and feel designed to be fresh and simple, allowing for easier access to data, enhanced discoverability of information and improved account management.
|June 6, 2012|
|239:|| New MSN Algo and the State of Search.MSN|
"Fascinating thread on the current state of MSN search with extended comments by MSNDude himself."
|Aug 30, 2006|
|240:|| New MSN Game Called Search Supremo|
"Think you're a good searcher? Can you beat Search Supremo, MSN's search champion? Use new MSN Search to help answer ten quirky quiz questions in a row, against the clock."
|Mar 18, 2005|