• Microsoft integrate AI further into Bing, Cortana and Office

    10 monthes ago - By WMPoweruser

    At Microsoft's Everyday AI event they announced a number of new features coming to Bing and Cortana and Office, all driven by their AI advances. One interesting new Bing feature will be automatically displaying multiple viewpoints for controversial searches such as “is cholesterol bad for you?” culled from a number of recognized news sources, in...
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  • Microsoft Bing Taps Reddit to Answer Your Debatable Questions

    10 monthes ago - By PCMag

    Bing will now present snippets of Reddit comments for certain queries that don't have black and white answers.
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  • Bing AI features add Reddit posts, multiple perspectives to search results

    Bing AI features add Reddit posts, multiple perspectives to search results

    10 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    Microsoft has taken the wraps off new artificial intelligence features for its search engine Bing, as well as Cortana and Office 365. The company unveiled the new abilities at an event in San Francisco today, explaining that AI has the ability to bring about the intelligent tools that consumers want. Whether it is asking for help or seeking answers, artificial...
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  • Microsoft is using AI to bring nuance to our search results - CNET

    10 monthes ago - By CNET

    The software giant wants Bing search to give you more helpful answers, Outlook to identify important emails and Word to help you write smarter sounding memos.
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  • Microsoft announces Reddit partnership, new AI features for Bing

    Microsoft announces Reddit partnership, new AI features for Bing

    10 monthes ago - By Windows Central

    The front page of the internet is coming to Bing .
    Speaking at today's Everyday AI event, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced a new partnership with Microsoft.
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  • Microsoft adds more AI-powered updates to Bing, Cortana, Office 365

    10 monthes ago - By ZDnet

    Bing, Cortana and Office 365 are getting more features that Microsoft is categorizing as powered by AI. Here's what's coming.
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  • Seattle Seahawks explain how Microsoft technology helped rescue DeShawn Shead's career

    10 monthes ago - By WMPoweruser

    Power BI probably means nothing to most of our readers, which is why Microsoft regularly posts Customer Stories, to explain how their technology is being used in the real world to make a real difference to real people. On this occasion we have the story of Seahawks cornerback DeShawn Shead, who suffered a serious and possibly...
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  • Reddit partners with Microsoft and Bing for AI tools

    10 monthes ago - By WMPoweruser

    At the Everyday AI event Reddit announced that they would be partnering with Microsoft and using their Bing tools to analyse the massive reams of data the company generates every day. The announcement was made by CEO Alexis Ohanian at the San Francisco event with Ohanian saying “We needed a partner who could bring in the...
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  • Microsoft's path to a smarter Bing and Cortana includes tapping Reddit users' opinions

    Microsoft's path to a smarter Bing and Cortana includes tapping Reddit users' opinions

    10 monthes ago - By PC World

    Microsoft's Bing search engine and Cortana digital assistant might not change that much from day to day, but behind the scenes they're getting smarter-integrating factual insights from more sources, including the opinions of Reddit users. At an AI-focused event in San Francisco, Microsoft showed off a number of improvements, all geared towards increasing the “intelligence” of Bing, Cortana, and Microsoft Office. Why this matters: Calling out some of these behind-the-scenes upgrades helps Microsoft demonstrate its unique attributes, and thus relevance, among the competing AI-based platforms...
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  • Microsoft is making subreddits more searchable with Bing

    Microsoft is making subreddits more searchable with Bing

    10 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Microsoft today announced a partnership with Reddit to surface the social news site's content high up in Bing search results, so that searching for specific Reddit communities, pages, and info will spit back information gleaned from subreddits, AMAs, and other threads in a dedicated section. The news, part of a suite of new artificial intelligence-powered features underlying Bing's search function, works by way of what Microsoft calls intelligent search. The company says intelligent search uses natural language processing to pair Reddit content with the appropriate search terms.
    The Reddit...
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  • Microsoft announces new AI-powered search features for Bing

    Microsoft announces new AI-powered search features for Bing

    10 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Today, Microsoft announced a series of artificial intelligence-driven features for its Bing search engine to make it more conversational and nuanced. The news, unveiled at an event in San Francisco, means that Bing will make better use of object recognition, so-called machine reading , and other techniques tuned and improved using AI training methods.
    Search results will now show both multiple perspectives and multiple sources, culled from a list of pre-approved news sources, to show Bing users different sides of issues ranging from the benefits and downsides of kale to the pros and cons...
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  • Microsoft unveils improved AI-powered search features for Bing

    Microsoft unveils improved AI-powered search features for Bing

    10 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Microsoft unveiled a handful of new intelligent search features for Bing at an event held in San Francisco today. Powered by AI, the search updates are meant to provide more thorough answers and allow for more conversational or general search queries...
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  • Microsoft partners with Reddit to launch AI-enhanced Bing features

    Microsoft partners with Reddit to launch AI-enhanced Bing features

    10 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Microsoft is working with Reddit to roll out a series of artificial intelligence features for Bing, the two companies announced today at a media event in San Francisco. Launching today is a set of three new key features that Microsoft is referring to as ‘Intelligent Search.' The Redmond, Washington-based tech giant says it wants to leverage Reddit's large userbase, which produces 2.5 million comments per day across 138,000 active communities, to offer AI-enhanced capabilities for its Bing search engine. First, users who type in ‘Reddit' and the name of a Reddit community - Microsoft used...
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  • Microsoft looks to make Bing results smarter with a little help from Reddit

    Microsoft looks to make Bing results smarter with a little help from Reddit

    10 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    At a special AI-focused event today in San Francisco, Microsoft announced a number of feature updates to Bing that it hopes will make results smarter leveraging the company's AI research as well as a new partnership with Reddit. The company laid out the ways its injecting AI-smarts into its Bing search engine, which a Microsoft exec reiterated is actually used by a good amount of...
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