Is connecting to Microsoft services like Bing an activity? www.microsoft.com/en-us/servicesagreement/upcoming-updates.aspx That`s a great question that came to mind as I read this article. I rarely use web services, but occasionally, when POP3 is mixed for some reason. The Microsoft Service Agreement is an agreement between you and Microsoft (or one of its affiliates) that regulates your use of Microsoft online products and services for consumers. The new updates will take effect on July 31, 2014. If you continue to use our services after July 31, 2014, you agree to the updated terms or, if you do not agree, you may terminate your service at any time. We have provided here a summary of the most remarkable changes.. . . .