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Microsoft published a rather lengthy and technical description of the nature of the data when it's configured to only send basic data. I've read it; have you? And based on that, I'm not terribly concerned about Microsoft trying to build a user profile based on that information and selling it to third parties.
I think you're missing the point. When I select "off" I expect it to be "off", not to be "only on a little bit"..
Imagine if everything worked this way..
Now is it bad enough that you let somebody else kick your butts without you trying to do it to each other? Now if we're all talking about the same man, and I think we are... it appears he's got a rather growing collection of our bikes.