Bing News and Bing Travel apps for Windows 8 and Windows RT receive updatesBy Ron on Thursday, Aug 29th, 2013 at 06:47AM
Microsoft has rolled out an update to the company's Bing News and Bing Travel apps for both Windows 8 and Windows RT. Just recently, Microsoft rolled out updates for the Bing Weather, Bing Sports, and Bing Finance apps.
"The Travel app, powered by Bing, lets you explore over 2000 destinations from all over the world thru beautiful photos and panoramas. Travel guides, booking tools, real time currency conversion, and weather provide everything you need to turn travel inspirational into your next great trip. Our history. Natural wonders. Different cultures, food, and people. It’s a window to our world," the app description reads.
"The beautiful, photo-rich Bing News app makes it easy for you to stay up to date with what's happening in the world. Designed for Windows, the News app puts control at your fingertips. Swipe through for a quick read of the headlines. Go deep with personalized coverage of the topics you're passionate about. Or, search the day's stories from your choice of trusted sources from around the world," the app description reads.
Microsoft has yet to indicate on the Windows Store app listing page exactly what is new in these two updates. You can snag these two updated apps via the download links below, or update via the Windows Store. Let us know in the comments below if you notice any new features or improvements.