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Friday, May 03, 2013

RIP Hotmail

By Susan Duclos

As of Thursday, all Hotmail accounts had been migrated over to officially marking the day Hotmail died.

Your Hotmail account will stay the same – people can continue emailing you at [your address] – but the interface and experience no longer have a thing to do with the Hotmail name. announced two new features today that Hotmail users can take advantage of right away. These are Simple Mail Transfer Protocol, a popular and device-friendly standard for receiving your email, and deeper integration with SkyDrive, Microsoft's cloud storage solution. Instead of sending an attachment from your hard drive, for example, it's now a snap to send a file stored in your SkyDrive.

More at SFGate and Examiner.

RIP Hotmail

Other Internet related news from Thursday- Google retired the Google Affiliate Network Services.

Now back to regularly scheduled political programming..........