As an alternative to classic email service Microsoft Outlook, you can choose Windows Live Mail, which has a totally new design, has an eye for detail that perfectly integrates with other Windows Live applications.
Windows Live Mail has improved the security features, including an exhaustive analysis of viruses of both outgoing and incoming messages, identification of low-risk messages, instant elimination of spam, spam filter, and protection against phishing attacks.
With Windows Live Mail you can access mail from MSN, Google, Yahoo!, Gmail and it is also compatible with POP3 accounts. Like other emails it can have access to the RSS feeds, where you can make your own searches.
Windows Live Mail lets you publish your pictures on your own blog, and customize it in your own toolbar.