Windows 10 spying and sharing your personal info whether you like it or not


Microsoft just can’t seem to shake the image that Windows 10 is spying on you. And Microsoft’s lack of transparency about Windows 10’s privacy isn’t doing much to dispel the notion.

In the nearly three weeks following Windows 10’s release, there have been numerous reports about how much personal information Microsoft collects, and the hurdles to stopping it.

1) Shares your personal information with Microsoft by default

By default, Windows 10 shares a lot of information about you with Microsoft. According to the company’s privacy policy, Windows sends Microsoft everything you say to Cortana, Windows 10’s Siri-like virtual assistant. It also collects your name and nickname, your recent calendar events, the names of the people in your appointments, and information about your contacts — including their names and nicknames……

Source: Is Windows 10 really a privacy nightmare? – Aug. 17, 2015

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Posted on August 28, 2015, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. [ Smiles ] Get rid of Microsoft Windows and install Linux!

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