Students have been howling that school eMail accounts are too small to handle their daily deluge of mail and attachments, and to address that problem, a growing number of colleges and universities are outsourcing their eMail systems, Time reports. The companies swooping in to manage student accounts for free? Google and Microsoft. As with search, software, and operating systems, campuses are a burgeoning battleground for the two tech titans. Google now manages eMail for more than 2,000 colleges and universities, enabling students to transform accounts capped at 100MB into Google-managed inboxes that allow for 70 times as much mail. Microsoft...

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