May 26, 2015

Buying a PC this year? Here’s what you need to know about bloatware

So should customers have more of a say in how PCs are sold and the programs that are installed as soon as they open up the box?
“Absolutely. The amount of junk that comes with a new machine today is unreasonable,” says Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of anti-malware solution Malwarebytes. “Providing an easier removal option or making the bundled software opt-in would go a long way for the consumer.”

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