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Laura Hazard Owen / Nieman Lab:
Facebook, Google, Bing, Twitter to start incorporating “Trust Indicators” into their products as some news outlets begin displaying tags from The Trust Project   —  “The hope is that, if news organizations are more clear and transparent about what they're doing, then users can make their own decisions."
Nov 16, 2017, 8:30 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple switches from Bing to Google for Siri web search results on iOS, Search inside iOS, and Spotlight on macOS, now consistent with Safari on macOS and iOS   —  Apple is switching the default provider of its web searches from Siri, Search inside iOS (formerly called Spotlight) and Spotlight on the Mac.
Sep 25, 2017, 12:46 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Bing starts showing fact checking labels in search results   —  Following Google's lead earlier this year, Bing has added fact checking tags to search results.  —  A fact check label might now appear below results from Snopes, PolitFact, and other fact checking organizations …
Sep 17, 2017, 8:10 PMIn context
Kelly Fiveash / Ars Technica UK:
Google and Microsoft's Bing agree to demote piracy search results in the UK by June 1, 2017, as part of a deal with the entertainment industry   —  Google and Microsoft's Bing have agreed to crack down on piracy sites in the UK after years of wrangling with film and music rights holders.
Feb 20, 2017, 7:30 AMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Microsoft updates Word Flow keyboard for iOS with built-in search for animated GIFs, images, contacts, and the web via Bing   —  Microsoft today released version 2.0 of its swipe-friendly Word Flow third-party keyboard for iOS.  Now the app is a much better match for the Gboard iOS keyboard that Google released in recent months.
Aug 24, 2016, 12:00 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Microsoft has its own ‘Bing Assistant’ bot in the works   —  Microsoft is building a ‘Bing Concierge Bot’ that sounds a lot like the just-announced Google Assistant bot.  —  Microsoft is building an assistant bot that, at least on the surface, looks quite similar to the just-announced Google Assistant bot.
May 19, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Lance Whitney / CNET:
T-Mobile adds NBC, Spotify, Google Play Music, Tidal, other streaming services to Binge On   —  Customers of T-Mobile can now stream more than 80 video services without chewing up their cellular data.  —  by , Lance Whitney  —  T-Mobile is bent on retaining subscribers and winning …
May 17, 2016, 6:40 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / Softpedia News:
Click-fraud botnet with 900K+ infected devices manipulates search results for Google, Bing, and other search engines according to Bitdefender study   —  Botnet made 900,000 victims all over the world  —  Researchers from Romanian security firm Bitdefender have revealed today the presence …
May 16, 2016, 2:20 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
YouTube and Google Play agree to join T-Mobile's Binge On Program, following criticism of video throttling   —  YouTube and Google Play Movies & TV will now participate in T-Mobile's “Binge On” program, which offers cellular subscribers the ability to watch a variety of services without those streams counting against users' data plans.
Mar 17, 2016, 11:40 AMIn context
Tim Fernholz / Quartz:
T-Mobile CEO John Legere responds to Binge On criticism, claims it's not throttling because the service doesn't slow down data or remove customer control   —  T-Mobile CEO John Legere defends his streaming plan against “bulls**t” complaints from “jerks” at Google
Jan 7, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context

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