Now that Reader is gone.. Posted by markiz von schnitzel on March 13, 2013 08:32 pm 16 There is nothing keeping me in google land, except.. Can I use my outlook.com email as a google account? I just need to access play store and nothing else. Do I really need gmail for that? There are 16 Comments. Load 'Em Up. Show speed reading tips and settings Shortcuts to mastering the comment thread. Use wisely. C - Next Comment X - Mark as Read R - Reply Z - Mark Read & Next Shift + C - Previous Shift + A - Mark All Read Comment Settings Live comment alert: Hide it! Something to say? Choose one of these options to log in. » Create a new Verge account » Already registered with The Verge? Log in!