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Why Email Is Microsoft's Secret Weapon

Reuters | Casey Williams | Posted 01.29.2016 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - In reporting better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings Thursday, Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella touted his company's ...

The Dumbing Down of Microsoft Outlook

Andrew Zack | Posted 03.08.2015 | Technology
Andrew Zack

I finally upgraded from Outlook 2007 to Outlook 2013 and greatly regret the change. Microsoft appears to be catering to the lowest-common denominator: the user who only does email with Outlook, rather than the serious business user.

Yahoo Can't Get Its Employees To Use Yahoo Mail

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology

You know things are bad when you can't get your employees to use your company's email. Yahoo is having a difficult time getting its employees to s...

Microsoft Is Cooperating With The NSA More Than We Thought

Reuters | Posted 07.11.2013 | Technology

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp worked closely with U.S. intelligence services to help them intercept users' communications, including letting the National...

For Once, Microsoft Embraces A Google Service

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 07.14.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft's disdain for Google doesn't extend to all of its rival's products. In a rare bit of cooperation, Micr...

LOOK: Microsoft Outlook Goes Gay With New Ad

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Microsoft Outlook features a same-sex wedding as part of its new advertising campaign. The new clip shows two women tying the knot before one upda...

Microsoft Email Can't Manage To Reinvent The Wheel

AP | By ANICK JESDANUN | Posted 04.22.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Longtime users of Hotmail, MSN and other Microsoft email services will start noticing a big change: When they sign in to check messa...

Outlook Takes On Gmail In New "Scroogled" Attack Ad

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 02.07.2013 | Technology

Microsoft wants to keep you from getting "scroogled." Determined to wrestle the title of top email provider from Gmail, Microsoft is directly attac...

The Dangers of Facebook Oversharing Come to Outlook

Suzanne Kantra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Suzanne Kantra

Do you "friend" work colleagues on Facebook? Then you're now in more danger of oversharing. The culprit: Microsoft Outlook Social Connector.

Microsoft Outlook To Integrates Facebook, MySpace

AP | JESSICA MINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

SEATTLE — Microsoft Corp. is taking another step toward turning Outlook, its desktop e-mail program, into a hub for information from popular soc...

The End Of The Email Era

Wall Street Journal | JESSICA E. VASCELLARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Email has had a good run as king of communications. But its reign is over. In its place, a new generation of services is starting to take hold--ser...

How Fat Was My Outlook

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

I guess it's harder to stay electronically fit than I thought. You start the day with good intentions, then you get into something with a lawyer, or a journalist, or one of the folks in Accounting, God help me, and pretty soon you've got a chain going that plumps you up and leaves your whole situation in terminal shape.