Windows Phone 7 To Use Bing For Search


No real surprise here, but there was speculation that Windows Phone 7 might allow OEM's to use a different search engine as part of the allowed customizations. Sounds crazy, but Google does allow Yahoo search on Android, so many not so much. Now comes confirmation from Greg Sullivan, a senior product manager for Microsoft. “...the search engine has been heavily integrated … [Read more...]

Microsoft adds free turn-by-turn navigation to Bing for Windows Mobile


Micrsoft has followed Google, at least in one aspect, by now offering free turn-by-turn voice navigation to Bing for Windows Mobile. Google made waves in the navigation market by adding similar features using Google Maps and now it's Microsoft's turn. The Bing for Windows Mobile app was updated this morning, so get your navigation on and let us know how it works for … [Read more...]