Why Microsoft Says Windows 10 Upgrades Cannot Be Stopped – Forbes

If you use Windows 7 or Windows 8 then chances are you will have noticed something rather strange and annoying is happening. Microsoft MSFT -1.56% is rolling out software changes which are making it increasingly difficult for mainstream users to avoid upgrading to Windows 10 – and this is why…

Source: Why Microsoft Says Windows 10 Upgrades Cannot Be Stopped – Forbes

Microsoft Makes Windows 10 ‘Free Upgrades’ Worse – Forbes

Choice. After all the software improvements, promotional offers and good intentions, ‘choice’ is the big factor Microsoft MSFT -1.82% forgot to consider with Windows 10.

Falling adoption rates have seen the company’s initial smugness evolve into incredulity and increasingly dirty tactics and now Microsoft appears to have forgotten about respecting choice entirely because life for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users is about to get a lot worse…

Source: Microsoft Makes Windows 10 ‘Free Upgrades’ Worse – Forbes