Microsoft reveals the facts on Windows 10 data collection
- So after Apple apologized to its users out of nowhere, Microsoft is out now to give us a few more shocks. The company is "finally" telling us how much data it's collecting with its highly popular and equally controversial Windows 10 operating system. What's happening to everyone this year? No clues, but it's all in favor of the end user. In a blog post today, the company detailed what data users should expect the company to collect when they use Windows 10 Creators Update.
"For the first time, we have published a complete list of the diagnostic data collected at the Basic level," Windows chief Terry Myerson explained in a blog post. "We are also providing a detailed summary of the data we collect from users at both Basic and Full levels of diagnostics."
As previously reported, the Redmond software maker is also introducing better data collection controls to allow users to switch between basic and full levels and learn about what data is being sent to the(Excerpt) Read more at: wccftech.com ...
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