DuckDuckGo Search Engine Grows 46 Percent In 2021

Privacy focused search engine DuckDuckGo enjoys record growth in 2021, reflecting people's ongoing preference for privacy

4 weeks ago

China Orders Microsoft Bing To Suspend Auto-suggest Function

Last remaining major foreign search engine still operating in China, ordered to suspend its auto-suggest function by local authorities

1 month ago

Top Search On Bing Is ‘Google’, Google Tells Court

Top search term on Microsoft's Bing is 'Google', Google tells European Union court as it argues record £4bn antitrust fine…

4 months ago

Google To Halt Charges For Alternative Search Engines On Android

Google is to allow other search engines to be offered on Android for free, after cancelling the default search preference…

8 months ago

Australia Claims Microsoft Bing Ready To Replace Google Search

Government minister claims Microsoft's Bing ready to step in, if Google follows through on threat to withdraw search from Australia

12 months ago

Microsoft Plans To Force-Switch Chrome Users To Bing Search Engine

Microsoft roundly criticised as it plans to force-install Bing search engine extension for Office 365 ProPlus installations using Google's Chrome

2 years ago

Google Wins Significant Victory In ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Case

Victory against censorship? Google wins landmark ruling from Europe's top court over right to be forgotten case

2 years ago

Microsoft Brings AI To Bing For Smarter Answers

Software giant reveals AI updates to its product portfolio, as it signs deal to bring Reddit content to Bing

4 years ago

Microsoft Merges Research, Cortana And Bing Divisions To Create AI Arm

Redmond is looking to push AI technology into more of its services and has created a fourth group at the…

5 years ago

Premier League 2016-17: Microsoft Bing Predicts Manchester City Title

Microsoft Bing crunches data and social media sentiment to predict Manchester City Premier League victory. Not that it got it…

5 years ago

Bing Malware Warnings Get More Specific

Microsoft's broswer will now alert users when a dangerous site is looking to steal information or contains malicous links

6 years ago

Microsoft Stops Cortana Working With Anything Except Bing And Edge

Searches made using Cortana will only open in Bing and Microsoft Edge as struggle for browser and search market share…

6 years ago

Bing Lets Users Edit Code Samples In Search Results

Microsoft's search engine now displays editable code snippets for common programming problems directly in results

6 years ago

Microsoft To Combat Revenge Porn With Web Form

Promises to remove 'revenge porn' images and video from Bing etc, but warns global action is needed

7 years ago

Microsoft Search Deal Sees Yahoo Make Gains

A search deal with Microsoft and Yahoo has been renewed and amended with two key changes that make the deal…

7 years ago

Bing Predicts The 2015 Academy Awards

Microsoft turns its predictive analytics tech on Hollywood as Oscar night approaches

7 years ago

Yahoo, Bing Begin ‘Forgetting’ Links

Yahoo and Microsoft's Bing have joined Google in complying with 'right to be forgotten' requests

7 years ago

Google – “Amazon Is Our Biggest Rival”

Eric Schmidt says Google doesn’t always have it all their own way, despite having 90 percent of the search market

7 years ago

Microsoft Updates Bing To Be ‘More Conversational’

Bing will now continue a conversation even after the initial search query has been answered

7 years ago

House Of Lords Slams EU ‘Right To Be Forgotten’ Ruling

European ruling on 'right to be forgotten' is unworkable, says House of Lords

7 years ago

Microsoft’s Bing Offers Users A Chance To Be Forgotten

The company says it will have to balance individual and public interest when taking down personal search results

8 years ago

Bing Anniversary Prompts Questions Over Microsoft’s Google Challenge

Bing celebrates its fifth birthday this month, but some question its actual impact on the search engine market

8 years ago

Quiz Of The Week: Search Engines

Try our most probing quiz ever. Do you know the truth about search engines?

8 years ago

Microsoft Demonstrates ‘Cortana’ Machine Learning

The Cortana voice assistant makes use of machine learning to improve results with time, according to Microsoft

8 years ago

Microsoft Pays Bing Users With OneDrive Storage

Microsoft promotion offers users additional OneDrive storage if they use its Bing search engine

8 years ago

Microsoft Claims ‘System Error’ Blocks Chinese Bing Search Results

Microsoft denies censoring its Chinese language search results, but blames a 'system error' for Bing omissions

8 years ago

Bing Tempts Webmasters With Knowledge Widget

Microsoft courts webmasters with a Bing-powered Website widget that intelligently provides more information

8 years ago

Bing: Facebook Tops Social Media For 2013

Facebook topped Bing's list for social media searches this year, while Pinterest rocketed to the No. 2 spot

8 years ago

Microsoft, Google To Block 100,000 Child Abuse Search Terms

In response to government pressure, Google and Microsoft's Bing will introduce new measures to make child abuse content more difficult…

8 years ago

Microsoft Readies Cortana To Battle Apple’s Siri – Report

Microsoft is reportedly developing a Windows Phone voice assistant to rival that of Apple’s Siri

8 years ago