Microsoft just exposed email’s ugliest secret via The Verge – All Posts
If you’re hiding something from Microsoft, you’d better not put it on Hotmail.
It came out yesterday that the company had read through a user’s inbox as part of an internal leak investigation. Microsoft has spent today in damage-control mode, changing its internal policies and rushing to point out that they could have gotten a warrant if they’d needed one. By all indications, the fallout is just beginning.