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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

Hey ScorpionSting:

>Remember Clippy?


hehe...yes I do. Cortana is MS attempt to mimic Amazon Alexa or Google Home.
I have Win10 on a couple of machines. Cortana is disabled as it's superfluous.

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Kim - 2/28/2018 9:16:06 AM
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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

The old trick of renaming the directories under \Windows\SystemApps does more than disable the stoooopid thing....I use that trick to kill both Edge and Cortana

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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

...and here we go again:

https://www.itnews.com.au/news/eight-more-spectre-style-flaws-found-in-intel-processors-490279

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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

We'll probably get more patched shutting down more of the processors' abilities
making things still slower.

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Kim - 5/7/2018 10:05:48 AM
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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

I haven't heard much about this lately. Any new information out there? I'm sure there is, I just live under a rock......
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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

kgroneman;2491306 wrote:
I haven't heard much about this lately. Any new information out there? I'm sure there is, I just live under a rock......


I was reading an article the other day about the first physical CPU that was supposed to cope with a couple of the issues, not all.... :confused:

https://www.itnews.com.au/news/intel-release-first-meltdown-and-spectre-proof-cpus-513687

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Re: Are you ready to have your computer slowed by 5 to 30%?

You need to complain. 🙂

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Kim - 11/27/2018 6:28:08 AM
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