Bing on WinMo Now Tells You Where to Go
May 11, 2010, 12:40 PM by Philip Berne
Microsoft has added a free turn-by-turn navigation feature to its Bing searchable maps application on Windows Mobile phones. WinMo phones on AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint should all be able to download the bing app from m.bing.com and take advantage of the new features. According to a post on the official Bing community blog, the new navigation software takes advantage of Microsoft's Tellme team for lifelike voice instructions.
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Microsoft today updated its Bing Search app for Android devices and gave it the ability to perform searches from within other applications. The feature, called Bing snapshots, scouts things mentioned on any given page and provides relevant information about them in snapshots.
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'Bing on WinMo'
will google follow suit?
Why not on Verizon?
I find it strange that this feature will be enabled on Window mobile phones on AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile but not Verizon. Does anyone know why?
I have the HTC Touch Pro 2 on Verizon Wireless and I can co...
Microsoft trying to make a comeback
It will be interesting to see what happens in the next and coming years.