Live Search adds "Instant Answers" into search results

Microsoft Live Search team has added a new feature called “instant answers” into their search results page that offer the most relevant information to answer the direct or implied question in a query on top of your search results. They’ve quite a few currently on Live Search: “encyclopedia, traffic and horoscope” information will now display answers within results. For […]

Microsoft Live Search team has added a new feature called “instant answers” into their search results page that offer the most relevant information to answer the direct or implied question in a query on top of your search results. They’ve quite a few currently on Live Search: “encyclopedia, traffic and horoscope” information will now display answers within results. For example, you can type in the question "How tall is Mount Everest?" and get the answer in the results.