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Microsoft's Hotmail, Outlook.com services back up after outage

Microsoft's Hotmail, Outlook.com services back up after outage

Microsoft said the issue involved part of the company`s internet traffic load-balancing system which was gobbling up server capacity despite no apparent increase in user traffic.

Sep 19, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Govt asks ministries, departments to shun use of private email services

The government has asked all central and state departments and ministries to stop using private email services for official communication and instead use indigenous services provided by NIC, to prevent "misuse" or "leakage" of classified data.

Dec 25, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

Google fixes Gmail bug that sent Hotmail user thousands of unwanted emails

The bug allowed auto-fill of e-mail address in Gmail when accessed from the Google Search results page and affected the Hotmail account of David S. Peck.

Jan 25, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

Indian government wakes up to risk of Hotmail, Gmail

Worried by US spying revelations, India has begun drawing up a new email policy to help secure government communications.

Dec 08, 2013, 12:25 PM IST

Microsoft completes migration of all Hotmail users to Outlook.com

The move has marked the end of the once-mighty free email service.

May 04, 2013, 14:48 PM IST

Microsoft completes migration of all Hotmail users to Outlook.com

Software giant Microsoft has announced that it has successfully transferred all Hotmail.com users to Outlook.com.

May 04, 2013, 11:59 AM IST

Sabeer Bhatia's company launches global SIM card

Jaxtr Inc, a company co-founded by Hotmail-fame Sabeer Bhatia, Thursday launched Jaxtr SIM, a global SIM card with an eye on increasing number of international travellers out of the country after rolling out the product in the US recently.

Mar 21, 2013, 20:09 PM IST

Hotmail, Outlook hit by lengthy fault, Microsoft confirms

Microsoft has said the users of Outlook and Hotmail webmail services have been hit by a lengthy fault.

Mar 14, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

Hotmail, Outlook hit by lengthy fault, Microsoft confirms

Microsoft has said the users of Outlook and Hotmail webmail services have been hit by a lengthy fault.

Mar 14, 2013, 14:22 PM IST

Microsoft users say goodbye to Hotmail, hello to new Outlook.com

Microsoft has announced that its new webmail service, Outlook.com, is now set to replace Hotmail.com.

Feb 20, 2013, 11:57 AM IST

Microsoft to take on Gmail; revamps Hotmail

In the hope of bringing back millions of users, software giant Microsoft has revamped its email service Hotmail, which has a striking resemblance to Gmail in its design.

Jun 16, 2012, 12:13 PM IST

New platform for sending free SMS launched

Jaxtr, set up by Hotmail co-founder Sabeer Bhatia and Yogesh Patel, Wednesday announced the launch of JaxtrSMS, an open texting application which allows users to send free SMSes across the world.

Nov 22, 2011, 19:30 PM IST

Russia security service `wants to ban Skype, Gmail`

Russia wants to ban Skype, Hotmail, and Gmail services over security.

Apr 08, 2011, 20:13 PM IST

Hotmail users complain of missing e-mails

Hotmail users claim that some e-mails have been deleted from their accounts.

Jan 02, 2011, 16:24 PM IST

Now Hotmail in your pocket for free!

Microsoft India announced that
Hotmail users can get alerts on SMS without GPRS connection
and for free, starting Wednesday.

Jun 09, 2010, 18:57 PM IST

Now Hotmail in your pocket for free!

Microsoft India announced that
Hotmail users can get alerts on SMS without GPRS connection
and for free, starting Wednesday.

Jun 09, 2010, 18:57 PM IST

Microsoft’s Hotmail gets a makeover

IT giant Microsoft has decided to give Hotmail, its free email service, a makeover.

May 19, 2010, 14:44 PM IST

Microsoft adds new tools, features to Hotmail

Hotmail is getting a facelift. Microsoft`s free email service added a slew of new tools and features on Tuesday in the Hotmail inbox.

May 18, 2010, 22:01 PM IST

Microsoft says some Hotmail passwords exposed

Microsoft Corp has accepted that passwords belonging to some users of its Hotmail email service were exposed on an Internet site, but had since been taken down.

Oct 06, 2009, 10:05 AM IST