Microsoft Reveals the Types of Data Windows 10 has Collected from You

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Since 2015, when Windows 10 was officially launched, there were concerns about user privacy; almost after two years, the company has revealed what types of information Windows 10 has collected.

Source: The Hacker News, Windows Blog

Since 2015, when Windows 10 was officially launched, there were concerns about user privacy; almost after two years, the company has revealed what types of information Windows 10 has collected.

Microsoft revealed this information in their latest update, the ‘Creators Update’, where the company offered three new improvements:

  • Improving in-product information about the user privacy;
  • Updating the Microsoft privacy statement;
  • Publishing more information about the data Microsoft collects.

The company also stated that users will receive a notification asking them to review their privacy settings prior to downloading the update.

The new update offers everything from the latest dashboards to minor tweaks. It will also give users the option to allow Microsoft to collect basic levels of…

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