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Microsoft blocking Tutanota users from Teams registration, claims fix unfeasible
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Microsoft blocking Tutanota users from Teams registration, claims fix unfeasible

Tutanota claim this is an antitrust issue, as the company shares the problem with the public
8 Aug 2022
Microsoft releases 5MB Outlook Lite app for Android
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Microsoft releases 5MB Outlook Lite app for Android

The streamlined version of mobile Outlook also works well on both 2G and 3G networks
3 Aug 2022
Google rolls out minor UI and search refresh for major productivity boost
New look Gmail UI with new Chat, Spaces and Meet icons
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Google rolls out minor UI and search refresh for major productivity boost

New look Gmail tidies up Chat, Spaces and Meet apps as pop-out sidebar icons
28 Jul 2022
Microsoft confirms Exchange outage that affected users globally is now fixed
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Network & Internet

Microsoft confirms Exchange outage that affected users globally is now fixed

There is also a quick fix for users still experiencing issues
19 Jul 2022
Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?
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Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put Gmail vs Outlook, the two biggest email services, head-to-head to find out
13 Jul 2022
How secure is Gmail?
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Security

How secure is Gmail?

The practical steps you should take to secure your Gmail account, from implementing 2FA to performing regular checkups
23 Jun 2022
How to delete a Gmail account
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How to delete a Gmail account

Our step-by-step guide on how to close your Google email account for good
15 Jun 2022
What is SMTP?
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mail servers

What is SMTP?

Have you ever wondered how your email gets to its recipient?
1 Jun 2022
What we know about One Outlook so far
One Outlook
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What we know about One Outlook so far

One Outlook, known internally as Project Monarch, has been mostly kept under wraps by Microsoft
9 May 2022
The most secure email services of 2022
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email providers

The most secure email services of 2022

Email is not secure by design, but these email providers allow you to send emails with top-level security
25 Mar 2022
Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email
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Why Honest Burgers is proud to ditch email

Employees have embraced Workplace from Meta, allowing the restaurant chain to streamline comms and build chatbots for training
8 Mar 2022
Cloudflare acquires Area 1 Security for $162 million
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Acquisition

Cloudflare acquires Area 1 Security for $162 million

The deal comes five months after the web infrastructure and website security company announced its foray into the email security market
24 Feb 2022
Microsoft looks to tempt legacy G Suite users with hefty discount
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft looks to tempt legacy G Suite users with hefty discount

The move comes after Google's decision to revoke free G Suite accounts created between 2006 and 2012
14 Feb 2022
How to share your Google Calendar
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How to share your Google Calendar

Follow these easy steps to share your Google Calendar with family, friends or team members
11 Feb 2022
Gmail's new 'integrated view' layout will become default in April
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Gmail's new 'integrated view' layout will become default in April

Chat and Meet apps will have dedicated buttons and spaces alongside users' emails
1 Feb 2022
Microsoft Exchange servers break thanks to 'Y2K22' bug
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email delivery

Microsoft Exchange servers break thanks to 'Y2K22' bug

On-premises Exchange servers are failing to deliver mail because they can't handle 2022 as a date format
4 Jan 2022
More than 90% of IT decision makers reuse passwords
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Security

More than 90% of IT decision makers reuse passwords

Bitwarden survey also finds that half of IT professionals share their passwords with colleagues
30 Nov 2021
Google will auto-enrol 150 million users in 2FA by end of 2021
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Google will auto-enrol 150 million users in 2FA by end of 2021

An additional two million YouTube creators will also be required to switch it on the 2SV feature by the end of the year
6 Oct 2021
Cloudflare enters the email security business
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Cloudflare enters the email security business

New email routing and DNS Wizard capabilities make email management a breeze
28 Sep 2021
ProtonMail criticised for sharing activist's IP address with law enforcement
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ProtonMail criticised for sharing activist's IP address with law enforcement

The company prides itself on benefitting from Switzerland's strict privacy laws, yet had to follow the “legally binding order"
7 Sep 2021
DuckDuckGo launches email privacy service
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email providers

DuckDuckGo launches email privacy service

The private search company will mask user addresses and remove email trackers
20 Jul 2021
ICO confirms investigation into gov use of personal email
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Information Commissioner

ICO confirms investigation into gov use of personal email

Health ministers use of all private messaging channels will be looked at, which may also include the use of WhatsApp
7 Jul 2021
Labour calls for investigation into Hancock's use of private email
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Labour calls for investigation into Hancock's use of private email

Reports claim the former health secretary "routinely" breached guidelines by using his personal Gmail for government business
28 Jun 2021