Help me make VSCode telemetry clearer and require consent by upvoting this issue

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    But the truth is, it's not just what data is being sent. There are use cases where you would not want anything sent at all. For example: enterprise/school organizations

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    An open-source registry for VS Code extensions

    no there's lots of extensions available on vscodium, just not the same ones (

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    You say that only thing I did was open an issue and take the credit. I take that feedback constructively, but one tiny contribution I did though is make the Dart extension use the new API.

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    I would love to see alternative editors get more market share but VSCode extensions lock many people in VSCode. And that hurts the community because it gives Microsoft power to make controversial decisions and enforce their products. It would be amazing to see a tool that lets you run VSCode extension out of VSCode. I have been doing research about that but it's a hard thing to do.

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