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If This Doesn't Convince You To Stop Using Hotmail, Nothing Will

AP | By RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 05.21.2014 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Microsoft Corp., which has skewered rival Google Inc. for going through customer emails to deliver ads, acknowledged Thursday it ...

Social Media Spreading You Too Thin? MyLife.com has Strategies to Help

Elizabeth Denham | Posted 09.21.2013 | Business
Elizabeth Denham

According to the MyLife survey, 27 percent of respondents check their social networks immediately upon waking in the morning. Using MyLife.com can reduce the time this takes.

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...

Gmail, AOL, Yahoo, Hotmail: Which Users Are Most Generous?

Huffington Post | Zoe Mintz | Posted 12.05.2012 | Impact

A new study reveals Google Gmail users make larger charitable donations than users from other free email services like Yahoo, Hotmail and AOL Mail, ac...

Can Email Overload Be Solved?

The Daily Beast | Posted 08.14.2012 | Technology

The more email you send, the more you receive. And when compared with the plethora of real-time communication methods at our disposal—like texting o...

Hotmail Updated For First Time In 8 YEARS

Reuters | Posted 09.30.2012 | Technology

* New online mail service called Outlook * Includes Facebook, Twitter links * Microsoft aims to counter rise of Gmail ...

Skype, Gmail Ban Rejected

AP | By VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV | Posted 06.09.2011 | Technology

MOSCOW -- A Kremlin official has rejected a proposal from within Russia's main domestic security agency to ban Skype, Gmail and Hotmail as a major thr...

Microsoft Puts LinkedIn, Netflix Into Hotmail

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.29.2011 | Technology

Microsoft is trying to make it easier to do things like respond to social-networking requests and make purchases without ever leaving your email. T...

What Your Email Address Says About You

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It can't be denied that people will judge you based on the email service you choose--whether it be Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail or AOL. Hunch, a web app that...

Nate C. Hindman

Famed Investor On Startups, Breaking Up Big Banks And Dealing With Castro

HuffingtonPost.com | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

William Henry Draper III, the 83-year-old author of a new book, The Startup Game, has lived a life that's stretched far beyond the venture capital industry he helped create.

Microsoft: Lost Hotmail Email Restored

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Microsoft Corp. said Monday that it has resolved a glitch that caused thousands of Hotmail users to temporarily lose all of their e-m...

Hotmail Users Report Missing Emails

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Some users of Microsoft Hotmail are starting off the new year scrambling to get back e-mails of old. A chorus of frantic users has po...

What Your Email Address Says About You

CNN.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Here's the harsh truth: Whether you know it or not, some people judge you the moment they see what comes after the "@" in your messages. At the risk ...

Why I Switched From Gmail to Hotmail

Larry Magid | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Larry Magid

Unlike Gmail, Microsoft gives users a choice whether to view mail in reverse chronological order (the most recent message always on top) or in what Google calls "conversation" mode.

Dispatch From Startup Land: Zuckerberg and Contest Economics

Nicholas Baily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Nicholas Baily

If you're the big guy, when small companies get some traction, you partner with them, or buy them. Why pay millions to buy when you can build? Nobody wins unless the whole village wins.

Hotmail Problems Resolved: Messenger, Hotmail Down Briefly Earlier Today

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

If you experienced Hotmail problems today, you were far from alone. Users saw Hotmail down for an extended period of time. Windows Live Messenger a...

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...

Most Common Email Password Revealed

wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A researcher who examined 10,000 Hotmail, MSN and Live.com passwords that were recently exposed online has published an analysis of the list and found...

Hotmail Passwords: Thousands Leaked, Could Be Part Of Bigger Hacker Haul

Register | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In all, there were 10,028 pairs of user names and passwords posted to multiple pages of public upload website Pastebin.com, some of which remained liv...

Why Washington Needs to Keep Its Eye On the Cloud

Sean Donahue | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sean Donahue

Recognizing the power of cloud computing would create jobs, promote innovation and help organizations of all sizes become more competitive.

Google's Android to Run on Acer Netbooks

Shelly Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Shelly Palmer

Acer is set to be the first PC manufacturer to package its netbooks with Google's Android operating system. One of the finest selling points about Google's OS is that its free.

Confessions of a "Nigerian Email Scam" Spammer

Lauren Cahn | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lauren Cahn

I first became aware of the fact that someone had hacked into my Hotmail account and used it to perpetrate a version of the "Nigerial Email Scam" when my mom called me.