Bing Maps gets improved routing and traffic camera experience
Early this year, Microsoft rolled out a new update for Bing Maps that allowed users to access the traffic camera images in real-time. Microsoft today announced improvements to this traffic camera experience. Instead of clicking o...
Microsoft releases new Bird’s Eye imagery in Bing Maps spanning 70 cities in the US
Back in July, Microsoft announced that they have added over 102,000 square kilometers of new Bird’s Eye imagery spanning 100+ cities in the US over past few months. Today, Microsoft announced that they have added another 50,000 ...
Microsoft releases new Bing Maps Bird’s Eye imagery spanning 100+ cities in the US
Microsoft today highlighted that they have added over 102,000 square kilometers of new Bird’s Eye imagery spanning 100+ cities in the US over past few months. In the coming months, Microsoft is planning to release more fresh ima...
Bing Maps can now offer search suggestions based on your recent searches
It looks like Bing Maps team has finally decided to add a key feature. Bing Maps will now offer search suggestions on Bing Maps for your recent searches. When you click in the search box on Bing Maps, you will find suggestions for...
Microsoft announces new Bing Maps SDK for iOS, Android and Mixed-Reality apps
At Build 2019, Microsoft today made three new announcements related to Bing Maps platform for developers. First, Microsoft is releasing a brand-new Bing Maps SDK for iOS and Android platforms that will allow developers to write ma...
Bing Maps will now allow you to access traffic camera images in real-time
Microsoft is rolling out a new update for Bing Maps that will allow users to access the traffic camera images in real-time. The new feature comes just a month after Microsoft added route traffic colouring to Bing Maps. The new fe...
Microsoft Bing Maps finally gets route traffic coloring
Microsoft Bing Maps is finally getting route traffic coloring feature. Google Maps users will find it very familiar as Microsoft is using the same colors as Google. Blue color indicates no traffic delays, the orange and red colors...
Bing Maps now allows users to customize itineraries to make them their own
Early this year, Bing Maps announced itineraries for popular travel destinations in the US and UK. Microsoft today announced the ability for users to customize these itineraries to make them their own. Bing Maps supports the follo...
Microsoft releases 125 million building footprints in the US to the OpenStreetMap community
Recently, we reported about Microsoft integrating its 5PB of Streetside imagery into iD, a popular editor for contributing to OpenStreetMap. Today, Microsoft announced that it is releasing 124 Million building footprints in the Un...
Microsoft is integrating its Streetside imagery into OpenStreetMap iD Editor
Bing Streetside imagery enables users to experience Bing Maps from street level. Streetside supplements maps, directions and local search. Imagery is collected using a 360 degree camera mounted on cars and minivans. Bing’s S...
Bing Maps UK updated with rooftop address geocoding for improved geo-accuracy
Microsoft yesterday announced several features related to Bing Maps experience for consumers in the UK market. Today, Microsoft detailed the two new quality improvements in Bing Maps they have delivered to consumers in the UK to i...