Outlook.com, Microsoft’s immensely popular webmail platform, has recently suffered a major downtime. The email service remained inaccessible for a number of users across the globe for a few days, starting August 14. But the good news is that Redmond has already taken care of the problem, and repaired the...

Redmond recently slotted in a (very) detailed apology explaining the Windows Azure Storage disruption that affected its Southern US region customers late December. The outage lasted for two days. The disruption affected 1.8 percent of the company’s total Windows Azure Storage accounts. Microsoft says...