This article from ZDNET shares six techniques to improve Windows 10 experiences, especially in areas where new functions are not needed currently.

http://www.zdnet.com/article/six-windows-10-annoyances-how-to-make-them-go-away-for-good/

You’ve got complaints about Windows 10? Don’t worry, you’ve got plenty of company. From my mailbox, these are the top gripes about Microsoft’s new OS, with instructions to help you make those problems vanish.

1. Sign in with a local account instead of a Microsoft account
2. Tone down telemetry settings in sharing information back to Microsoft
3. Set your default browser
4.Disable Cortana the new Microsoft’s personal assistant in the search box
5. Keep your BitLocker key under lock and key
6. Stop Windows Update interruptions