Bing Brings More of Facebook to Search

                    Bing Brings More of Facebook to Search

Bing is the only search engine to bring your Facebook friends into your

PR Newswire

REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 17, 2013

REDMOND, Wash., Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --With every search that people
do, Bing believes there is a person out there who can help you make a
decision. This is why Bing lets you tap into the wisdom of friends and experts
in the social sidebar. Starting today, you will see an average of five times
more Facebook content in the sidebar, including status updates, shared links,
comments and photos from your friends. Bing is the only search engine where
you can find relevant search results along with the people who can help you
make a decision – so you can spend more time doing and less time searching.

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Say you're thinking about making your first trip to Coachella and decide to
research it online. When using Bing, you will findnot only great search
results about the festival, such as when it is and how to get there,but also
pictures, posts, comments and more from your friends who attended the festival
in the past. Now you know all there is to know about Coachella and which of
your friends might have the inside scoop or, better yet, want to join
you.Bing doesn't stop there. It will also show you advice from experts across
Twitter, Foursquare, Quora, Klout, Google+ and more to help you make the most
of your trip.

Want to try it out? Getting a little help from your friends is only a step
away. Visit Bing, click on Connect to Facebook, and you're good to go! As you
would expect, Bing lets you control what you share and respects your Facebook
privacy settings.

What are you waiting for? Stop searching alone, and let Bing put your social
network to work. Sign in to Facebook at to experience the
benefits of social search.

About Bing

Bing is the search engine from Microsoft, designed for people who do. For
people like you who are always doing more and don't have time to sit still.
Now, only Bing brings together the best search and the best people from your
social networks, like Facebook and Twitter, to help you spend less time
searching and more time doing. So whether you're on your PC or on your phone,
Bing is designed not just to connect you to the information you are looking
for, but also to help you get things done right on

About Microsoft

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq "MSFT") is the worldwide leader in
software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their
full potential.


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