Windows 10: This change stops you accidentally deleting files you want to keep, says Microsoft

Microsoft’s latest preview of Windows 10 contains a minor change to improve the behavior of the Storage Sense disk cleanup feature in Settings. 

Microsoft has released the second preview of Windows 10 to the Fast Ring since rolling out Windows 10 2004 to the general public last week.  

“Based on feedback, if your Downloads folder is synced to a cloud provider, we are disabling the option to have Storage Sense automatically clear out your Downloads folder on a cycle,” Microsoft said in release notes for Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19640 for the Fast ring.

It’s the latest refinement to the behavior of the Disk Cleanup utility and its sibling, Storage Sense, which is built into Windows 10 Settings and automatically frees up disk space by targeting locally stored, unused files

In Windows 10 version 1809, Microsoft gave users a new option of checking a box for Disk

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China, Iran, and Russia worked together to call out US hypocrisy on BLM protests

Government officials and state-controlled media in China, Iran, and Russia are working collectively to call out US hypocrisy on the way Washington handled the recent Black Lives Matter protests.

Social media research group Graphika says official messaging from the three foreign powers has been focused on showcasing US hypocrisy and double standards in matters of its external diplomacy.

Over the past years, the US has publicly and aggressively criticized China for its police brutality during the Hong Kong protests, Iran for its brutal reprisals of recent anti-government protests in early 2020, and Russia for its crackdown on free press.

Now, in light of rampant reports of police brutality against protesters and journalists covering the BLM protests, the three countries are using the opportunity to discredit the US’ position as a staunch supporter of human rights and press freedoms.

Graphika, which mapped out news articles from state-controlled media and social

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Elisa enjoys 5G base station energy, emissions reductions from Nokia liquid cooling

In what is described as the world’s first deployment of the technology on a commercial basis for a 5G network, and as part of its stated ambition to go carbon neutral by the end of the year, Finnish mobile operator Elisa has made substantial emissions and energy reductions through the use of Nokia’s liquid cooling 5G AirScale base station system.

Approximately 90% of energy consumed by base stations is converted to waste heat, but with a heat re-use option, waste heat can be converted and repurposed. Liquid cooling permits the removal of air-conditioning and fans, promising further operator savings, potentially longer base station component life and silent sites. Moreover, liquid-cooled sites are silent, require zero maintenance, and can be 50% smaller and 30% lighter than standard active air-conditioning units. They offer operators and owners of base station sites significant savings and potentially longer base station component life.

The liquid-cooled technology

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