There's a new way to search for iPhone apps, and it comes from the unlikeliest of sources: Microsoft.
The new Bing Visual Search engine, announced yesterday, includes a special gallery section that spotlights iPhone apps.
The Silverlight-powered collection definitely lives up to its "visual search" name, relying solely on oversize application icons. When you mouse over one, its name appears in the search field with a brief description below: developer, price, category, rank, and release date.
A click of that same icon produces Bing's standard Web-search results. What you don't get anywhere is a link … Read more