Outlook.com Leaves Preview, Gains 60 Million Users in 6 months

Last summer, Microsoft released a preview of Outlook.com. It was a bold step for Microsoft, as the company built a brand new, modern e-mail service from the ground up. Since then, the adoption rate has been incredible with over 60 million people already actively using Outlook.com. This week, Microsoft took the next major step: Outlook.com has come out of preview and people everywhere can start giving it a try. And soon Microsoft will start upgrading hundreds of millions of Hotmail users to the new Outlook.com experience. MORE