Microsoft snoops through reporter’s Hotmail and chat records in search for Windows 8 leak

By Techdirt
Thursday, March 20, 2014 15:16 EDT
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Microsoft Looked Through Reporter’s Hotmail And MSN Chat Accounts To Identify Windows 8 Leaker (via Techdirt)

Apparently, Microsoft’s desire to track down someone who leaked screenshots of Windows 8 is so strong that it’s willing to violate its own privacy guidelines and promises to the public — even if it means undermining Microsoft’s main promotional campaign…

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