Microsoft has rolled out a new update for its Bing News Windows 8 application which brings with it a number of new tweaks and features for users to enjoy.
News, Maps, Travel, Sport, and Finance have all received new features in the latest Bing News Windows 8 app update, making it easier for you to easy for you to stay up to date with what’s happening in the world says Microsoft.
“the Bing News Windows 8 app puts control at your fingertips. Swipe through for a quick read of the headlines. Go deep with personalised coverage of the topics that you’re passionate about. Or, search the day’s stories from your choice of trusted sources from around the world.”
The Windows 8 Maps application has also been updated with an improved local search feature, which now includes categories such as restaurants, hotels, and hospitals to name just a few that are now listed in local search.
“The Maps app, powered by Bing, makes it easy for you to quickly find and get to the places you’re looking for. Designed for Windows, the Maps app puts control at your fingertips. Quickly pinpoint, save and explore the locations you care about, get directions, see traffic conditions, and more – all with a few swipes or taps of the Maps app.”
Source: VergeFiled Under: Technology News