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Microsoft announces privacy improvements coming with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

10 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Microsoft today announced the privacy improvements they will be delivering as part of the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. These new enhancements will give consumers and commercial customers more control over their data. For consumers, Microsoft is making changes two changes to setup process. First, Microsoft is now displaying Privacy Statement within the setup [...]
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Microsoft reveals more handy privacy tweaks coming to the Fall Creators Update

Microsoft reveals more handy privacy tweaks coming to the Fall Creators Update

10 monthes ago   |   By Windows Central

Microsoft has revealed even more Windows 10 privacy tweaks are on the way with the Fall Creators Update.
Microsoft last introduced some changes to the way privacy settings are handled with the launch of the Creators Update, and now it's planning even more changes with the upcoming Fall Creators Update.
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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will add helpful privacy setting tweaks

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will add helpful privacy setting tweaks

10 monthes ago   |   By PC World

Privacy concerns have plagued Windows 10 since its launch. It's no surprise: The operating system is designed to ensnare you in Microsoft's services , and you can't stop it from sending Microsoft basic telemetry data about your device. But Microsoft has been working hard to assuage the concerns, and on Wednesday it announced enhanced privacy settings coming in October's Windows 10 Fall Creators Update . To read this article in full or to leave a comment,
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Microsoft Outlines Fall Creators Update Privacy Improvements

Microsoft Outlines Fall Creators Update Privacy Improvements

10 monthes ago   |   By Tom's Hardware

Soon you'll be given more information about how the company gathers data and offered more control over the information that apps can access.
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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16288 Readies For Fall Creators Update

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16288 Readies For Fall Creators Update

10 monthes ago   |   By Tom's Hardware

This release, like the preview builds released in August, are meant to help the company put the finishing touches on the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update for its October 17 debut.
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Microsoft to make more privacy tweaks to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

10 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

Microsoft is making more privacy-related changes to Windows 10 with the Fall Creators Update. Here's what customers can expect.
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Despite launch hiccups, Windows Insider Build 16288 brings big list of bug fixes

Despite launch hiccups, Windows Insider Build 16288 brings big list of bug fixes

10 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Microsoft's new Windows Insider Preview Build 16288 is full of bug fixes for different Windows components, helping to pave the way for the big Fall Creators Update ahead of its expected October release date.
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Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will include new privacy prompts for apps

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will include new privacy prompts for apps

10 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Microsoft has been gradually tweaking its Windows 10 privacy controls this year. The software giant addressed some initial concerns in the Windows 10 Creators Update with simplified data collection levels, and eventually revealed what data Windows 10 really collects in April. Microsoft is now making more privacy-related changes with the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update.
Microsoft is now planning to let Windows 10 Fall Creators Update users access the full privacy statement during setup. While most people never read this full statement, there will be a “learn more” section for each...
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Microsoft updates Feedback Hub with “Language Community” app integration and more

10 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Microsoft has now released an updated Feedback Hub app for Skip Ahead Windows Insiders. This updated Feedback Hub app comes with several new improvements including the integration with the recently released Language Community app for PCs. The Language Community app allows Insiders to capture screenshots of Windows apps and OS elements and highlight translations that need improvements. [...]
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Linux Subsystem on Windows 10 Allows Malware to Become Fully Undetectable

10 monthes ago   |   By The Hacker News

Microsoft has been expressing its love for Linux for almost three years now, and this love costs Microsoft an arm and a leg.
Last year, Microsoft surprised everyone by announcing the arrival of Windows Subsystem for Linux in Windows 10, which brings the Linux command-line shell to Windows, allowing users to run native Linux applications on Windows system without virtualization.
However
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Immediately Patch Windows 0-Day Flaw That's Being Used to Spread Spyware

10 monthes ago   |   By The Hacker News

Get ready to install a fairly large batch of security patches onto your Windows computers.
As part of its September Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has released a large batch of security updates to patch a total of 81 CVE-listed vulnerabilities, on all supported versions of Windows and other MS products.
The latest security update addresses 27 critical and 54 important
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Windows 10 Mobile 'production' advances to build 15063.608

10 monthes ago   |   By All About Windows Phone

Now that the Creators Update is the 'production' branch of Windows 10 Mobile , we can see 'Patch Tuesday' fix round-ups for it, with the official list for the 'September 2017' update' mainly composed of security patches, at least in terms of mobile relevance. Again, it's still significant to see this arriving simultaneously for 'mobile' in lock step with 'desktop', in terms of the under the hood modules.
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Windows 10: Microsoft races to fix a ton of bugs for October's Fall Creators Update

10 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

We're not done with the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update just yet, says Microsoft.
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