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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Windows 10 makes diagnostic data collection compulsory

Computerworld Security: August 11, 2015

Windows 10 makes diagnostic data collection compulsory

Microsoft has expanded its diagnostic data collection with Windows 10, making
what had been a voluntary telemetry program now mandatory.

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