Bing has been officially launched for the UK last week and is still in beta version but is live. It will remain in beta for six to nine months in the UK as more and more features are added to it. The US version launched last week. The new features will provide sophisticated video search which can offer previews of the clips without having to leave the results page.
Other search engines only provide external links to explicit content.
Microsoft was forced to tweet how to switch on safe mode after it came to light.
So is this new competition for Google?