Consumer organisation: New PCs come with 18 bloatware items on average

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Computer manufacturers ship their devices with 18 pre-installed applications on average, according to the Dutch consumer organisation ‘Consumentenbond’. The pre-installed applications are also known as bloatware and are usually limited versions of paid software.

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Why am I not surprised? Oh, that’s right… I’m not surprised because I always find myself swimming in crappy software when I use a new machine (or one that has been restored to factory defaults).