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Anybody has a serious issue with this sort of thing needs to disconnect their internet immediately and stop communicating with the outside world. As usual with these sorts of things it has been blown massively out of proportion by people who are looking for attention or dont have any real life problems to worry them so they concoct this sort of rubbish.
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Originally Posted by allen86 View Post
crap, i hope they dont find my midget porn stash
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post #13 of 18
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Originally Posted by Kithro View Post
Well, I mean what do you have to hide?
I wish people would stop saying this. Companies(and the government) will keep on pushing more and more because we lay down and let them. You might as well let someone install a camera in your shower as you have nothing to hide. Adults(and children) have a right to a certain level of privacy, and these companies show little regard for that.

Can somebody confirm once and for all does Origin really scan all your personal data and send it back to their server?
post #14 of 18
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Originally Posted by Nano2 View Post
I wish people would stop saying this. Companies(and the government) will keep on pushing more and more because we lay down and let them. You might as well let someone install a camera in your shower as you have nothing to hide. Adults(and children) have a right to a certain level of privacy, and these companies show little regard for that.

Can somebody confirm once and for all does Origin really scan all your personal data and send it back to their server?

I wish people would stop saying this as well.

The fact that people are willing to give up their privacy for no reason is senselessness of the highest calibre.

That was nothing to do with origin, though. I haven't bought the game, but I'm unlikely to with all this bad noise.
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post #15 of 18
So you are going to let hearsay and scaremongering stop you buying something? How is that any better?
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post #16 of 18
i think they are looking for pirated EA games

We and agents acting on our behalf do not share information that personally identifies you without your consent, except in rare instances where disclosure is required by law or to enforce EA’s legal rights.

Edited by Ratjack - 10/30/11 at 7:13am
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post #17 of 18
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crap, i hope they dont find my midget porn stash
Don't worry; that isn't illegal AFAIK
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post #18 of 18
Guys, seriously... who gives a crap? Steam collects information about your system and programmes you use, why not start a protest at steam HQ also?
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