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PosTED -- Good, Bad and Ugly

Bill Liao | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bill Liao

Ugly is where we will begin and this part has nothing so far to do with TED (despite the conclusions one might draw from Bill Gates' talk on state bud...

Microsoft's Bing Pulls Daily Deals Into Search Results

AP | JESSICA MINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEATTLE — Microsoft Corp. is hoping to capitalize on the popularity of daily deals websites by incorporating them into its Bing search site for ...

Google Ranking The Presidents

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Howard Steven Friedman

We find that the Google rankings of presidents corresponds very well to historians' rankings.

Social Media Budgets vs. Traditional Budgets

Aanarav Sareen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Aanarav Sareen

Advertising is bigger than platforms. It's about reaching the end user. And you reach a user with a combination of different mediums. Not by listening to a social media advocate.

Google Accuses Microsoft Of Copying Search Results

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

(JESSICA MINTZ and MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP/Huffington Post) SEATTLE — Google is accusing Microsoft Corp. of cheating as the two duel for Internet se...

Is Bing Copying Google?

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Is Bing copying Google's search results? According to Danny Sullivan of Search Engine Land, Google claims to have evidence that Microsoft is modifyin...

White Supremacist Site Marks 12th Anniversary

Keith Thomson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Keith Thomson

When a group of students was recently assigned to write reports on Martin Luther King, Jr., several of them learned that King had in fact been a drunken philandering con man. Where in the www did these kids search? Google, for starters.

Quick: Is Someone Trying to Steal Your Agora?

Eric K. Clemons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Eric K. Clemons

People's opinions can be altered by changing the order in which stories are presented. Search engine companies are at best delinquent and at worst complicit in allowing this manipulation to be so easily achieved.

WATCH: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly Sing Carols As David Bowie, Bing Crosby

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Right on the heels of the Jack Black/Jason Segal rendition of the classic Bing Crosby/David Bowie carol, Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly try their han...

BING BETTER: 21 Search Tricks You Need To Know

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Launched in 2009, Microsoft's Bing faces the tough task of getting users to make the switch from search engine behemoth Google, among others. However,...

The 10 Most Popular Bing Searches In 2010

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Microsoft's Bing just unveiled the top ten search terms for 2010. In first place was Kim Kardashian, who won handily by 20 percent over her next c...

WATCH: Esther Dyson Marvels at Bing's "Amazing Headway"

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

Bing, the search engine from Microsoft has made "amazing headway" in the battle with Google for market share through "structured data," says Esther Dyson in this interview.

Oprah, Bing Team Up To Raise $1M For School Projects

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Oprah Winfrey may have aired the second half of her final Ultimate Favorite Things episode on Monday where she famously features (and gives) her favor...

Microsoft Launches A New Loyalty Program: Bing Rewards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Prior Microsoft search loyalty programs, SearchPerks and Cashback, were retired. But maybe the third time's the charm: today Microsoft is rolling out ...

Bing Passes Yahoo To Become Number 2 Search Engine: Nielsen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

According to Nielsen data out this morning Microsoft's Bing has passed Yahoo to become the number two search engine in the US. Nielsen says that Googl...

Video: Microsoft "Flips the Switch" on Bing/Yahoo Advertising Sales Integration, Readies European Roll-Out

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
Andy Plesser

MONACO -- Microsoft has finalized the Bing complete integration into Yahoo and now all advertising sales is unified under Microsoft, Carolyn Evers...

Calculate Cab Fares With Bing Maps | About 13 Hours Ago Samuel Axon 14 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Thanks to a new app, Bing Maps now calculates the cab fare on a route between two points. The Taxi Fare Calculator was developed by Ricky Brundritt...

Josh Groban, Bing Donate New Instruments To Underfunded School Music Department

HuffPost | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In a music class at Marie Curie Middle School in New York City on Thursday, students were sitting on their hands to keep still. Grammy award-winning s...

Bing Is 'Stupid' And 'Lame,' Says Bing

TechRadar UK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Microsoft's Bing may be way behind Google when it comes to search dominance, but this doesn't mean it should go on a campaign of self-loathing. Unf...

Bing Exec: 'Google Instant' May Be Fast, But Bing Results Are Smarter

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In this Technology Live interview, [Bing director Stefan] Weitz explains why Zheng's feat, and other factors, buoy optimism at Bing central, despite f...

Jenny Lewis Performs In Montauk

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The latest show in the Bing Summer Concert Series took place this past Saturday at Montauk's Sole East Resort. Jenny Lewis performed alongside musica...

Rufus Wainwright Plays Montauk's Sole East Resort

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Rufus Wainwright played a "secret" show at Montauk's Sole East resort this past Saturday night for a select group of 200 people. Wainwright's perform...

Critical Thinking Roundup - Howard Rheingold, Bing at ISTE

Betsy Aoki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Betsy Aoki

Earlier in the year, I put a stake in the ground about Bing's stance vis-à-vis Critical Thinking. Simply put, we are in favor of Internet literacy ...

The Latest Web Search Development: From Intentions to Insights

Penny Herscher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Penny Herscher

John Batelle, one of the gurus of Search, wrote as early as 2004 that the secret of Google's success was its understanding of the web as a database of intentions.

Google Makeover Is a Catch-Up Step in the Right Direction

Penny Herscher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Penny Herscher

Google is late in providing its enhanced layout and more sophisticated tools. Much of what the company announced is already standard design for Bing, and is common in many professional search based applications.