Microsoft: Live Search coming to Facebook

Satya Nadella at the Financial Analyst’s Meeting (FAM), held on Microsoft’s campus, announced an extension of Microsoft’s U.S. relationship with Facebook to encompass search. An email from Waggener Edstrom clarifies: “As part of the deal, Microsoft will work with Facebook to bring its customers Live Search-powered web search and search ads by the end of the calendar […]

Satya Nadella at the Financial Analyst’s Meeting (FAM), held on Microsoft’s campus, announced an extension of Microsoft’s U.S. relationship with Facebook to encompass search. An email from Waggener Edstrom clarifies: “As part of the deal, Microsoft will work with Facebook to bring its customers Live Search-powered web search and search ads by the end of the calendar year. Facebook will work with Microsoft to design the best search experience for Facebook’s customers and advertisers.” While Microsoft has been in partnership with Facebook on ads already, powering search on Facebook seems to be quite a coup.

Source:→ Liveside