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Microsoft’s Newly Launched Outlook App Overtakes Gmail On iTunes

01/30/2015, As some of you guys might have heard, just yesterday Microsoft announced that they would relaunching the Acompli email app as a rebranded version of Outlook. The app was launched for both iOS and Android and as it turns out, it looks like the app is a...

Microsoft Outlook In China Hit With Man-In-The-Middle Attacks

01/19/2015, Man-in-the-middle attacks is when the attacker inserts themselves in the middle of their victims’ connections, thus being able to intercept messages sent back and forth. An example would be to direct users to fake websites set up to look like the actual...

Microsoft Outlook, Office 365 Outage Reported Across The U.S.

06/24/2014, Countless Microsoft users are being frustrated courtesy of a prolonged service outage of Outlook and Office 365. Both of them are the company’s most widely used productivity services particularly in the enterprise sector, so you can image that not...

Security Firm: Outlook.com For Android App Exposes User Data

05/26/2014, In the connected world of apps, there is no 100% guarantee when it comes to ensuring whatever data that you send out or receive is secure. Having said that, according to security firm Include Security, Microsoft’s Outlook.com app for Android has this...

Google Hangout Extension For Microsoft Outlook

05/18/2014, Google has just revealed a brand new plug-in which will deliver Google video call functionality (Google Hangout) to Outlook as well as Chromeboxes. This particularly new extension would enable Microsoft Outlook users to participate in a Hangout, where...

Microsoft Details Smart Features For Office 365 Outlook Web App

03/31/2014, At its Exchange Conference in Austin today, Microsoft detailed some smart new features that it is going to add to the Outlook web app for Office 365 in the near future. Corporate vice president of Office Service and Servers group, Jeff Teper, said that...

Outlook.com Android App Gets More Improvements

10/10/2013, It goes without saying that any kind of app worth its salt deserves to receive updates from time to time, and Microsoft’s Outlook.com is one of them – especially when you use it on a platform such as Googles’s Android mobile operating system. In...

Microsoft Outlook Outage Reported

08/14/2013, If you are an online service provider and your service happens to undergo an outage, it would definitely make many people unhappy. Of course, if your service happens to be widely used but not indispensable, then it would irritate a wide percentage of...

Outlook.com Turns One

07/31/2013, A year ago, Microsoft launched Outlook.com, the spanking new email service that also saw the ouster of the long serving Hotmail (with some missing emails in tow). Sure, anything new would require one to get used to it, but thankfully, the learning curve...

Google Talk Now Integrated In Outlook.com

05/14/2013, Only recently we reported that Outlook.com now boasts Skype integration, letting users make video calls straight from the it. This didn’t come as much of a surprise, given the fact that Microsoft owns both of these services. What does come as a...

Hotmail-to-Outlook.com Transfer Geeks Out At 150 Petabytes

05/03/2013, Microsoft has recently finished one major task that it had on its to-do list, that is, to transfer the entire shebang of users of its Hotmail email service to the new Outlook.com site, and this is no mean feat. Sure, you can make Skype calls straight from...