Bing Moon Homepage Celebrates 42nd Anniversary of Moon Invasion, Bing Homepage with Live Tiles Spotted

Microsoft seems to testing a metro-styled user interface for Bing search service. The new look incorporates the Live Tiles and Metro design rules that Microsoft now uses on many of its other products.The new look Bing homepage is reported rolling out to users in waves. Right now, it is U.S. specific only.Microsoft has not yet […]

Microsoft seems to testing a metro-styled user interface for Bing search service. The new look incorporates the Live Tiles and Metro design rules that Microsoft now uses on many of its other products.

The new look Bing homepage is reported rolling out to users in waves. Right now, it is U.S. specific only.

Microsoft has not yet made any official statement about this new look.

Also, if you look at the image, you will a moon, it is because Bing homage paid homeage to Moon day which celebrates today as the 42nd anniversary of when mankind first landed on the Moon.

If you explore today's Moon Day anniversary picture, you will find some great curiosities such as:

  • A list in Bing Images of all the first men on the Moon.
  • Images of where mankind might land next, namely Mars
  • A link to Bing Music showcasing various versions of Frank Sinatra's Song, "Fly me to the Moon".
  • A link to the Bing Video search, showcasing a YouTube video of the first astronauts singing on the moon: