Re: What is the Cost, and any Telemetry ?
Telemetry can't be turned off according to Microsoft management.
Microsoft states that it can access any file on your system if it believes there is a breach of some law so the remote access is a definite.
Its obvious that Windows 10 has been set up as a major spyware system. The telemetry includes your IP address, the IP address of any VPN's that you are using and massive amounts of other data.
The USA government is advising people not to use Huawei smart phones because they can be used to spy on their citizens. The USA government came to that certain conclusion because it has been do the same thing to the technology under its control for many years.