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You'll say anything just to discredit us, even if your point is invalid?

Steam hardware surveys are purely voluntary. That means you never have to give that information to Valve to use Steam.
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In the almost 9 years Steam has been around there have been no reports of Steam ever collecting program data outside of the Steam folder.
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http://store.steampowered.com/hwsurvey

I honestly cant believe how stupid overclock.net is anymore.

Time to whip out the ignore list.
What part of my post is invalid? Keep rolling your eyes while your on my ignore list.
Edited by Ryanb213 - 10/23/11 at 7:04am
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What part of my post is invalid? Keep rolling your eyes while your on my ignore list.
Steam is taking my public information, what ever shall I do. /sarcasm
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Steam is taking my public information, what ever shall I do.
I can't really tell if that was a negative or positive response, since i am not sure you have read our conversation; though i will take it as positive since this is my stance on the situation.
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I can't really tell if that was a negative or positive response, since i am not sure you have read our conversation; though i will take it as positive since this is my stance on the situation.
Actually it was sarcasm lol I'll change that so it clearer.
    
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BF3 is lost on me unless it's distributed through Steam. Steam or die
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Great to hear. You don't need Origin to do anything with, honestly. I could have downloaded BF3 and BF:BC2 from Amazon, but I used Origin.

EA and associates will never stop releasing outstanding PC games, so having Origin makes it more convenient.

Using Origin in game with my laptop causes my fps to drop and causes the game to skip. With it being in beta status, it's a work in progress and is being continually updated.

If anyone is that set/hung up on Steam that they won't even purchase games not offered there, their loss. If you've never played any BF title, then you don't see and understand that there are millions of people playing all BF titles daily and it's a blast.

I'm glad there's an Origin and know that it will get perfected eventually. I'd love to see Battlelog integrated in to Origin. Great work EA.
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BF3 is lost on me unless it's distributed through Steam. Steam or die
Well then you're dead. MW3, TF2 and Portal FTw...oh not really.

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EA and associates will never stop releasing outstanding PC games, so having Origin makes it more convenient.
People want to look over this and complain about EA business practices as a cop out.
EA is making bigger and better games than it's competitors on a "yearly" basis.
They have more games that push PC visuals/innovation than any other publisher.
But oh the humanity that EA is not rubbing their tummy like Steam does.
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People want to look over this and complain about EA business practices as a cop out.
EA is making bigger and better games than it's competitors on a "yearly" basis.
They have more games that push PC visuals/innovation than any other publisher.
But oh the humanity that EA is not rubbing their tummy like Steam does.
They... do?
Sure EA has been releasing games that cater towards the PC again, but so have a lot of other Publishers/Developers. I would even say Square Enix has catered more so far recently in the past two years.

As to Origin, I have no problem with it. Three similar programs I use, Steam, Origin, and Desura; all of them are great in their own way. I would like to see Origin change from exclusive EA titles to a number of different games by different publishers.
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What part of my post is invalid? Keep rolling your eyes while your on my ignore list.
Selective hearing can be a pain can't it? Oh well, I'll just reiterate my point that was lost due to someone's selective hearing.

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Steam hardware surveys are purely voluntary. That means you never have to give that information to Valve to use Steam.
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imagine when ME3 drops in spring
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