writes "According to Microsoft there have been service distruptions in their online mail services Outlook.com and Hotmail.com for the past eight hours. Techcrunch reports that Skydrive online storage service was also impacted for a time, and suggests this might relate to some part of the migration of Hotmail users to Outlook.com.
Some users report "no issue" so it is likely not all users of these services are affected.
This follows only two weeks after a prolonged global outage of Microsoft's Azure Cloud service previously here reported."Link to Original Source