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Windows 8 All-in-One For Dummies by Woody Leonhard

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Chapter 5: Bing News, Finance, Travel, and Sports

In This Chapter

arrow.png Finding the Bing in everything

arrow.png Getting a different slant on the news

arrow.png Pinning finance for profit and fun

arrow.png Taking your tablet with you while you travel

arrow.png Working with the Sports app

Although the tiles may be scattered hither and yon on your Start screen, four of the key Microsoft tiled apps are really just portals to viewing stuff that’s being fed by Microsoft Bing.

askwoodycom_vista.eps Bing News delivers a very visual take on the latest news, with short articles that aren’t very touch-friendly. In this chapter, I show you how to personalize Bing News — there are several key options — but I also compare and contrast the Bing approach with the iPad Bing approach and the Web Bing approach. I also toss in a bit of Flipboard, which may suit your fancy better than all the others.

In a similar vein, Bing Finance delivers colorful, picture-filled news ...

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