Bing Has The Answer

January 7, 2012

Initially, web search engines were restricted to returning results which were simple pointers to web pages. Modern search engines often include an ‘answer’ on the first page. This might be a block of information about movies (if you searched for movies) or a small map with some restaurant information.

Bing and Google both present this type of result. If you are a skier, you’ll know that before heading out you want to know the condition of the slopes. Searching on Bing for ‘snoqualmie’ or ‘whistler’ does just that: