Windows 10 can carry on slurping even when you're sure you yelled STOP!

Found on The Register on Thursday, 13 December 2018
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First noted in an increasingly shouty thread over on Reddit, the issue is related to Activity History, which is needed to make the much-vaunted and little-used Timeline feature work in Windows 10.

Deliberate slurpage, or a case of poor QA and one team not talking to the other aside, it isn't a great look for Microsoft and users are muttering about potential legal action. Privacy lawyers will certainly be taking a close look – after all, the gang at Redmond are already under scrutiny for harvesting data and telemetry from lucky users of Windows 10.

They just have to make a few big expensive example lawsuits to teach companies that personal data is personal and not something you just harvest left and right.