Hotmail's social networking busts your privacy
By Woody Leonhard
In its rush to take on Facebook and Google Buzz, Microsoft is now collecting and displaying personal information on your Hotmail page you may never have wanted to broadcast.
Exactly how it's mining this information is something of a mystery, but if you use Hotmail or Windows Live, it's time to review your privacy settings — lest something you said or did comes back to haunt you.
The full text of this column is posted at WindowsSecrets.com/2010/04/22/01 (opens in a new window/tab).
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