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Microsoft Service Disruptions Affect Hotmail, Outlook, SkyDrive
2013-03-13 12:20:45

Microsoft services Hotmail, Outlook and SkyDrive experienced some service disruptions and outages yesterday, leaving many customers without access to their accounts. Nearly four hours after users began Tweeting about these disruptions Microsoft acknowledged the incident on their Service Status page.

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2012-08-01 19:23:13

It took just six hours for Microsoft to reach one million users who signed up for a new Outlook.com email address. Microsoft opened the virtual doors on the cloud-based personal email service this week.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.