Tag: Bing

Socl: Microsoft’s New Social Search Experiment

Microsoft quietly opened up “Socl” recently after a few months of beta testing at several US universities. But what is “Socl?” According to the official website, it is a way to “share your search and help others discover what they might be looking for.” It’s a slightly complicated concept, but it’s also one that could take

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Bing Introduces Social Searching

Much like Google did a little while ago, Bing has now introduced social searching. What does that mean? Well, just like Google started incorporating Google+ content and shares into Google search results, Bing will also use information from social networks in its results. In fact, Bing is going several steps beyond what Google has done

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Microsoft Paying Sites To Pull Their Content From Google?

This is interesting: “The next battle in the search wars could be over access to news content. The FT reports that Microsoft (NSDQ: MSFT)—which has made increasing the market share of its Bing search engine its top online priority—has reached out to “big online publishers” in order to get them to pull their sites from

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