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Windows 10 – Collecting Data All for the Greater Good

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

If they’re collecting data to improve the product, that’s fine. But it’s pretty clear that much of the data collected is used to deliver ads that are related to what that data reveals about us.

When it comes to Windows 10, Microsoft’s new operating system, privacy is without doubt a hot topic. Ever since the operating system was released, fears about an all-seeing and reporting operating system were expressed by reviewers and users alike. One of the core reasons for those fears was that Windows 10 was designed to deliver more data to Microsoft than previous versions of Windows.