After an inexcusable 6-week standoff, Microsoft has finally re-released the Windows 10 October 2018 Update to the public. But only one thing is clear after all the silence: Microsoft has not learned from its past mistakes. And it is doomed to keep repeating them going forward.
In Microsoft's view of the world, there's nothing to see here. It continues to claim that each subsequent Windows 10 Feature Update---each of which is really a new version of Windows---is more reliable and more successfully-deployed than those in the past.