Next month, on October 3, Microsoft are having big press conferences in New York and San Francisco where they will present a new and upgraded version of Hotmail. This involves major changes in security, performance and spam management.

Below is the invitation that Microsoft has sent to selected journalists:

Not much has happened in the market of free email services in the last few years. The last time something extraordinary happened, was back in 2004, when Google lanched their Gmail service. It remains to be seen whether the new Hotmail is enough to stir up the market again.


(via IDG News)