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So, below, magadaam's post had a link. Going there i read about all the lovely things Cortana can do for the users. All those butt-wipes on TV saying how they're so glad their privacy's protected and how important the privacy of their phone is to them. Heaven forbid the FBI or NSA gets information from some phones.

Cortana - it's just an overt version of what they've already signed up for with the need for the conveniences of all of the apps they can't live without. All that personal data be uploaded and all that privacy being downloaded (read the "flushed down the toilet") - but Apple's their hero, with Micro$oft giving them their full support, . . . etc etc etc.

This is the true meaning of that expression "No Brainer" - the vast sweating hordes of users with no real regard for their privacy deciding how important it is to them.

And who's going to give up their sultry-voiced-helpful-allknowing-talking-phone-based-personal-assistant?


From the Wikipedia (=why it's too late before you start):

Privacy
Cortana indexes and stores user information. It can be disabled; this will cause Windows search to search the Web as well as the local computer, but this can be turned off. Turning Cortana off does not in itself delete user data stored on Microsoft's servers, but it can be deleted by user action.[47]





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