March 24, according to media reports, Microsoft on Wednesday launched Bing search engine upgrade program used in mobile browser service, which includes the latest real-time public transport information for some cities and the function to search application on the iPhone.
Most of the functional upgrades are provided for the iPhone and the Android users, rather than provide for Microsoft’s own Windows Phone 7 users. This is because these services are made by using of HTML 5, and so far Windows Phone 7 does not support HTML 5. Microsoft committed to release an upgrade for Windows Phone 7 later this year, to provide a HTML 5 browser.
As a part of the Bing search engine upgrade process, users visit the Bing’s mobile site m.bing.com click the routes and bus icon, will know how to ride the bus or other buses to reach their destination.
When using the Bing search engine to search, iPhone users can now get the normal search results in addition, also can get the results about iPhone related Apps. Microsoft Mobile Bing director of product management Andy Chu said it is a good way to find an excellent new application.
Chu said Microsoft also makes image search faster and more fluid, re-edit the shopping function of the Bing Mobile Browser Application. When searching for a movie, in addition to movie reviews, movie presentations and other information, the user now can see the search results editing by the time and the closest cinema. In addition, when the user begins to search the weather and enter a city name in the bar, the city’s weather will be displayed before the user has finished entering the name.