I’m one of those people who would sign up for an email account that I don’t need, just so that I can take advantage of something that I might need in the future. As soon as I heard that Microsoft was going to replace hotmail.com with outlook.com and emails will have to be migrated to the new platform, I decided to grab the username that I wanted. I shared the news on Facebook so I hope some of you out there who are on my friends list have also signed up for it (especially if you are a Microsoft fan). I was able to get the ‘sabz’ username. Yay me.
To be honest, I don’t really use the email service. Be it a hotmail, msn or live ID. I only use it for the purpose of being able to chat on MSN. Gmail is still currently my #1 choice of email. But I do like the idea of experiencing a new email address and new email service. So anyway, here are some recommended reading: