Microsoft has been very bullish about the rollout of its new operating system, Windows 10. So much so, that it is has thrown caution, due process and respect for users taste and preference out of the window. As far as Microsoft is concerned, you had to install Windows 10 yesterday. If you still haven’t, they will do everything in their powers to have you install it today.
This bullish run by Microsoft has landed it into trouble with the law, in the form of lawsuits. You will not be far off assuming this is the first of many to come. A California-based woman operating a travel agency in Sausalito has sued Microsoft for forcibly downloading Windows 10 on her PC.
Teri Goldstein alleges that after downloading without her permission, Windows 10 attempted and failed to install on her work PC. The failure to install left her work computer unresponsive for days. She alleges to have tried to fix the problem with Microsoft support team, but all was in vain.
Goldstein then decided to sue …read more