Windows 10, in theory, allows its users to go into its settings to disable the operating system from sending information to Microsoft. However, a new look into Windows 10 shows that, even with this kind of effort by users, the OS is still connecting and communicating with Microsoft servers.
As Ars Technica reports, some of the information that is being sent seems to be harmless, with no machine identification being transmitted to Microsoft. However, there is other data that's being sent to Microsoft that is not as clear:
In a statement, Microsoft said:
Source: Ars Technica
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