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#1 USG Ishimura

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Posted 17 May 2011 - 06:47 AM



Bing's update is bringing the collective IQ of the Web together with the opinions of the people you trust most, to bring the "Friend Effect" to search. Starting today, you can receive personalized search results based on the opinions of your friends by simply signing into Facebook. New features make it easier to see what your Facebook friends "like" across the Web, incorporate the collective know-how of the Web into your search results, and begin adding a more conversational aspect to your searches. Decisions can now be made with more than facts, now the opinions of your trusted friends and the collective wisdom of the Web.

Watch this video to know how Bing and Facebook can help you make better decisions:



More social search videos from Microsoft Bing team:





Microsoft has added many more features to Bing search. You can read about them here.

#2 yanike

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Posted 17 May 2011 - 09:52 AM

LOL! Google +1 now is in trouble. Anything with Facebook will have an impact, since majority of the world has Facebook.

Microsoft GREAT idea product! Bing is definitely becoming more useful.

Edited by yanike, 17 May 2011 - 09:54 AM.


#3 InlineSkate

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Posted 17 May 2011 - 07:26 PM

I think Microsoft is trying to hit Google where it hurts to prevent them from encroaching on their own territory. Microsoft never got serious about search until Google started walking in to their office and OS territory.

#4 Frylock86

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Posted 17 May 2011 - 08:06 PM

BING >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Google.

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#5 SurB86

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Posted 18 May 2011 - 01:46 AM

Bing < Google
BING + Facebook > Google

#6 pataoengineer

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Posted 18 May 2011 - 07:01 AM

No matter Google or Microsoft win this competition, all customers win.

#7 P.McGinley

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Posted 19 May 2011 - 12:16 PM

Google shouldn't delay the +1 launch. :P

#8 Paras Sidhu

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Posted 19 May 2011 - 01:17 PM

Bing < Google
BING + Facebook > Google

Correct!

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