Microsoft has been promising Skype calling inside of Outlook.com ever since it began switching people over from Hotmail. Today, that becomes a reality for a lot of people.
In a move to get more people to try its sleek email app Outlook.com, Microsoft has smartly added Google to its list of chat services, joining Facebook and Skype chat.
Microsoft’s decision to get rid of Hotmail and replace it with Outlook.com appears to have paid off.
Microsoft really wants its Outlook.com email app to pick up new users. Its solution? Attack the hell out of Google’s incredibly popular Gmail service.