New Bing updates make search results as visual as Google

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Bing customers searching for their subsequent Netflix binge could now have a better time discovering the proper present. Microsoft introduced a number of updates to its search engine by a weblog publish, with one among them being leisure search outcomes exhibiting content material choices from streaming providers like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.

The replace makes Bing smarter and higher capable of provide you with recommendations primarily based on entertainment-related searches. Bing will present up-to-date details about trending search matters like “fall 2017 TV premieres,” in addition to service-specific matters like “trending movies on Netflix.” Results present up in a carousel on the high of the outcomes web page, separated from webpage hyperlinks, very like visible ends in Google’s search engine. An picture within the weblog publish reveals you could additional filter search outcomes by yr, style, and present score.

Bing now additionally has a brand new “My Saves” part the place it can save you pictures and movies for later reference. To save media to your Saves part, you’ll solely must hover over the picture or video and press the small plus icon that seems. Saves seems to be much like a media-specific bookmark assortment, with the choice to make particular folders primarily based on the kinds of media you need entry to rapidly (one folder in a picture on the Bing weblog is completely devoted to “favorite cat videos”).

Windows Phone could also be lifeless, however Bing cell search isn’t. The ultimate new Bing characteristic on this replace provides tabbed sections to go looking outcomes on cell units. When looking films, artists, and different kinds of leisure, cell searches will now show data by tabbed sections like “cast,” “showtimes,” and “reviews.” The first search outcomes web page is taken into account the “overview” tab, whereas the opposite category-specific tabs seem subsequent to it, permitting customers to extra simply see particular details about any piece of leisure.

Again, Microsoft took a web page out of Google’s e-book with these cell tabs. In common, they supply good group to cell search outcomes whereas additionally offering extra visible data in comparison with the slew of hyperlinks we’re used to seeing in desktop searches.


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