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Windows 10 PRIVACY!

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Old 03-16-2016, 04:10:14 AM
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For those who may not know, Windows 10 sets ON as default setting to just about every privacy intrusive function. To get straight scoop watch this video:

Then go out and download "Spybot Anti-Beacon" program and run it.

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Old 05-26-2016, 10:07:13 PM
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Bill Gates of hell: Windows 10 hijacking computers

Tech giant using 'unthinkable tricks' to take over machines, force controversial 'upgrade'

Published: 2 days ago

Bob Unruh joined WND in 2006 after nearly three decades with the Associated Press, as well as several Upper Midwest newspapers, where he covered everything from legislative battles and sports to tornadoes and homicidal survivalists. He is also a photographer whose scenic work has been used commercially.

Editor’s Note: Within the last week, four news editors on WND’s small editorial staff have had their computers forcibly taken over by Microsoft and left unusable for up to 90 minutes while the software giant upgraded the computer’s operating system, without user permission, to Windows 10.

Microsoft has turned “nasty” in its campaign to coerce hundreds of millions of customers to upgrade to its Windows 10 operating system, a program critics condemn as privacy-invading, data-swiping and “brimming with freemium services and ads.”

Microsoft has been trying to lure computer users into its new operating system for months, bombarding them with unending pop-up screens. But many users are comfortable with the systems they have, have no interest in learning new operations and have simply clicked the “X” to get rid of the unwanted solicitation.

You can’t do that anymore.

Microsoft changed the coding on the “X” so that clicking it now instructs MS to “upgrade” your computer to Windows 10. Yes, really.

In fact, the two options on the page, “OK” and “Upgrade Now,” do the same thing as the “X.”

To avoid the forced “upgrade,” a user has to go into the fine print.

Inside a logo box in the ad is a scheduled date for a mandatory upgrade. The user must look in the tiny type just below that line and find where it says “here” and click on that to avoid the upgrade.

“Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality,” marshals the terrifying evidence to show the world of Big Brother is much closer than we want to admit.

Tech world reaction has been strongly negative to what one analyst called a “deceptive” action.

But is Microsoft concerned? Not really.

Multiple requests from WND for answers to pertinent questions were met with links to company promotions for Windows 10.

Then there was Microsoft’s offer several times to go “on background” to answer questions, an offer WND declined. It apparently would have been information a reporter is supposed to hear about Windows 10, but not the general public.

What do YOU think? Sound off on Windows 10 ‘hijacking’ U.S. computers

PC World addressed the issue under the headline, “How Microsoft’s tricky new Windows 10 pop-up deceives you into upgrading.”

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Old 05-27-2016, 09:04:14 AM
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You would think we would have protection under some type of law against this. But apparently we don't. Very sad.
I am still on Xp until something blows up I guess.
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The issue is that Windows 10 browses your personal files in an effort to harvest data for advertising purposes.

That's all they are looking for- getting to know you and what you like so that they can sell that information to advertisers.

Unfortunately I have to draw the line hard and fast at the firewall. What happens on my home network stays on my home network, and is no business of anyone out there except possibly law enforcement with proper paperwork.

I can't stop them from making advertising profiles based on what web pages they've seen me at. But I will put my foot down on them invading my home for any reason unless there is a warrant justifying it.
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Was HILLERY using windows 10 on her PRIVATE server ,, ,, ,, maybe we should ask North Korea
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