New DH calendar
Article updated: 2/19/2013 4:15 PM

Microsoft's Outlook takes aim at Google's Gmail

Buy this photo Buy this photo
Gallery Image, accessed mainly via Web browsers, shares the brand name with Microsoft's e-mail, contacts and calendar program, part of the Office suite of software installed on personal computers running Windows. The software has been in preview since July 31, and its final version was released Tuesday.


About this Article

Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet's best email service that it is about to spend at least $30 million to send its message across the U.S.The barrage began Tuesday when Microsoft's twist on email,, escalated an assault on rival services from Google Inc., Yahoo Inc., AOL Inc. and a long list of Internet service providers.
Galleries by Category