Bing News, Weather, Travel, Finance And Sports App Updated For Windows 8 Devices

Microsoft has updated a set of Bing powered apps that are coming pre-installed in Windows 8 machines. Bing apps that got updated today includes News, Weather, Sports, Finance and Travel. All these apps has got new features and several performance improvements. Here is the change log for all of them,


  • New destination content from Lonely Planet
  • Points of interest reviews and ratings from TripAdvisor
  • Saved flight and hotel searches for easy access
  • Faster display of flight and hotel search results
  • Easier filtering of flight results for departure and arrival times
  • Enhancements to destination weather and currency information, with linking to Weather and Finance apps


  • New Soccer Leagues
    • UK League 1
    • UK League 2
    • Bundesliga 2
    • FR Ligue 2
    • Dutch Eredivisie
    • Argentina Primera División
    • Portugal Primeira League
    • Australian A league
  • Content from additional partners


  • Improved navigation
  • Content from additional partners
  • Featured partner content
  • Additional exchanges enabled
  • Videos
  • Improved network connectivity


  • 10 days of detailed weather forecasts hour by hour
  • Updates to historical weather information
  • Additional information including sunrise/sunset
  • New weather background images


  • Content from additional partners
  • Featured partner content
  • Improved support for mouse/keyboard for article viewing
  • Support for regional sources

Find the updates in Windows Store from your Windows 8 machine.

via: Windows observer

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