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Microsoft tweaks privacy policies after email spying backlash

To track down a Windows 8 leaker Microsoft peeked inside a blogger's email account. Now the company says it wants to make it harder to do that again.

Microsoft refines Outlook Web App's text editor

The improvements are meant to automate pasting tasks and reduce formatting problems

Skype for Outlook.com rolls out worldwide with new HD video call support

Now you can chat about how much email stinks while achieving inbox zero.

3 helpful tips to keep your Outlook.com inbox clean

These helpful tricks can help you streamline and seize control of your Outlook.com inbox.

Use Outlook.com's aliases to hide your true email address from prying eyes

Outlook.com's alias feature can help protect you against marketers, would-be hackers, and more. Here's how to set one (or more!) up.

How to check for hackers

Microsoft offers a quick way to check for possible intrusions to your accounts with its services.

Outlook.com aims to ease the switch from Gmail

If you want to jump from Gmail to Outlook.com, Microsoft has a new import tool.

Outlook.com calendar maintenance enters its second week

Maintenance work on Outlook.com's calendar application is now in its second week, and the lengthy, ongoing tune-up could be causing problems for users.

How to use the revamped Outlook.com Android app's handy new features

From alias support to server-side searches, the overhauled Outlook.com Android app is packed with handy new features. Here's how to use them.

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Microsoft is quietly recycling Outlook email accounts

Like Yahoo, Microsoft is recycling email accounts, and doing so without mentioning the practice in service agreements for Hotmail, Live, and Outlook.com.