Looks like rumours regarding Hotmail changes might have been confirmed as pictures of the ‘new’ Hotmail has been leaked.
To fit in with windows8 and the metro style Hotmail is getting a dramatic makeover to the Metro Style interface. The name was also supposed to be changed to ‘Newmail’, and you would be able to connect with facebook and twitter.
The name change is not going to happen as it was only a placeholder during the development process, but leaked images gave the impression that Hotmail would be renamed to Newmail. The facebook connection option seems likely, and has been confirmed on a few sites.
Image from liveside.net:
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