An oft cited complaint, or even reason not to upgrade to Windows 10, is due to privacy concerns. Microsoft's latest OS collects some data for personalisation and product improvement, as it is a mixture of software and services. The big problem is that the control panels in Windows 10 Home and Pro don't allow you to disable all of Microsoft's data collection (such as telemetry and diagnostic data). However - enterprise, education and server versions of Windows 10 have recently been updated to allow even the telemetry data tap to be completely turned off. With the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update due shortly, and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) about to become law, Microsoft is working on improving its user data privacy choices. Yesterday it released an update to insiders that previews the new privacy screen settings layout coming to Windows 10. In a blog post Microsoft says the purpose of the new design is to "help our customers make focused choices about their privacy" … [Read more...] about New privacy settings coming to Windows 10 get previewed
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If you want to run Windows 10 on a Mac there are really only two options worth considering: a native install using Boot Camp or virtualisation through Parallels. Each is excellent in its own right, but which one best meets your needs?Trying to answer that question can prove to be a daunting task for many Mac users, based on my experience. The conundrum: Boot Camp is easy to use and readily available in OS X, while Parallels is the most versatile software of its kind for OS X. It's not easy. Fortunately, this article will help you understand which one is right for you.Fundamental DifferencesTo start, let's talk about what sets Boot Camp and Parallels apart.Apple has created Boot Camp with the goal of making it easy for Mac users to natively install Windows on their device, alongside OS X. The tool, which officially supports Windows 10, will create a bootable USB installation media of the operating system, adding the necessary drivers for your Mac in the process.It also helps you … [Read more...] about Boot Camp vs Parallels: The battle of Windows 10 for Macs?
Last week, I took a trip to the offices of our sister site, Windows Central with my iPad Pro and Pencil. I hadn't used the Surface tablets to draw on since the original Surface premiered in 2012, and was very curious to compare the new Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book with Apple's tablet. First, let me get this out of the way: This isn't a comprehensive review of either iPad nor Surface. In this comparison, I'm looking at both tablets as artist and writing tools, testing pen-related activities and the software that supports them. If you want speed tests and more comprehensive deep dives of how each works as a computer, you'll want to read WC's reviews of the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, and our iPad Pro review. The specs (that matter) Both the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book are marketed as whole computer replacements, and as such, have the capacity for an impressive amount of power—power that rivals MacBook Pro standards. The iPad Pro, in contrast, has an impressive amount … [Read more...] about iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface: A tablet showdown for writers and artists
The Huawei Mate 10 series is all about promises: the promise of AI on your smartphone; the promise of a rising star in the industry; the promise of a better long-term future for your device. Buy Huawei Mate 10 Pro on Amazon Buy Huawei Mate 10 on Amazon Huawei has been hot on the heels of its main rival Samsung for years, building its global market, while slowly increasing its Western mind share. It’s become in many ways the premier innovator in the smartphone space. With the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, Huawei has delivered its latest salvo in the battle against other mainstream manufacturers and the results are very compelling. Despite a few odd choices, like using a lower resolution screen and omitting the headphone jack on the Pro model, these devices are pretty incredible. This is the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro review, so let’s dive in. Huawei Mate 10 and 10 Pro price and availability Huawei Mate 10 Pro cases Review scoring: After initially releasing this review with … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro review: All about promises
posted on 18 Jul 2014, 13:33 10 1. LeBrownJames (Posts: 201; Member since: 17 Mar 2014) Tablets under 10 inches are dominated by android and IOS and that's what Microsoft and Lenovo saw. posted on 18 Jul 2014, 14:21 0 6. Jinto (Posts: 436; Member since: 15 Jan 2014) I know but I wouldn't mind a small win tablet, i would use it like a tablet for fun and connect it to my monitor, keyboard, and mouse for work (or serious gaming) posted on 18 Jul 2014, 16:03 0 17. Doakie (Posts: 2253; Member since: 06 May 2009) I don't think they realize it's because Windows on a tablet sucks. I have an Acer laptop with a touch screen and Windows 8.1 and it sucks too. I have a Lumia 521 and it is pretty cool. However everything else touch screen with Windows sucks hard. posted on 18 Jul 2014, 17:11 1 25. medicci37 (Posts: 1355; Member since: 19 Nov 2011) I'm surprised no PA readers are accusing Lenovo of hating on Windows or trolling yet posted on 19 Jul 2014, 01:01 1 … [Read more...] about Comments for : Lenovo says there is no U.S. demand for small Windows tablets