Google Reader logoPowering Down Google Reader
3/13/2013 04:06:00 PM

 Posted by Alan Green, Software Engineer

We have just announced on the Official Google Blog
 that we will soon retire Google Reader (the actual date is July 1,
2013). We know Reader has a devoted following who will be very sad to
see it go. We’re sad too.

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outlook logoMicrosoft launched the new Outlook.com in late July and since then the online email service has registered 25 million active users. Today, Microsoft announced that it will be beefing up online security for Outlook.com subscribers with the introduction of DMARC and EV certificate support.

The Outlook blog goes over each of the new security features in detail. One of them is DMARC, which stands for Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Conformance. It's been set up so users can fight off phishing email attacks that seem to come from a real source, such as a email from a bank that is in fact looking to steal personal information.

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