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If only we gamers would be united as a group... And not the fragmented bunch we are now we could make some changes.
    
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Now is a decisive moment, since we're starting from scratch, might as well do it properly. Anyone that empowers Microsoft's privacy invasion and walled garden with DX 12 attached, aka Windows 10, is doing the PC community a disservice. If I wanted a walled garden gaming machine I'd get a console.

One question. Do you use any search engines? Maybe Google? Bing? Yandex?

As much as you like to bash on the whole privacy issue, when using any of those, you're not any better smile.gif

Not to mention, Valve is an private company, we have no clue what they are doing with your information. thumb.gif
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Can't you just turn all that stuff off.......I'm under the impression you can download a program and with one click, turn all that off. If that is the case, why get so upset? Windows 7 and 8 arent any better once you turn that off. Boycott windows 7,8,10 if your a " true gamer "!!! I guess....rolleyes.gif
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Not to mention, Valve is an private company, we have no clue what they are doing with your information. thumb.gif
Valve's propagandists should all be commended for the hearts & minds campaign they've been able to run.
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Valve's propagandists should all be commended for the hearts & minds campaign they've been able to run.

Not really sure what you mean by that? In this part my English lacks a bit.
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One question. Do you use any search engines? Maybe Google? Bing? Yandex?

As much as you like to bash on the whole privacy issue, when using any of those, you're not any better smile.gif

Not to mention, Valve is an private company, we have no clue what they are doing with your information. thumb.gif

I do agree with you, but there is a difference between search privacy and email / file privacy. I personally don't think it's necessary for Microsoft to be allowed to access your files / email contents (to "improve" your windows experience).
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Valve's propagandists should all be commended for the hearts & minds campaign they've been able to run.

Lol. Yea, the "good guys" that allow their service to be spammed with 6 - 10 crappy new ripoff games a day. Great service guyz.

Seriously the new releases on any given day makes me sick. It's the reason I finally stopped my personal boycott of EA and Uplay. What's the point when Valve has no concern over insuring the quailty of their own services.

Can't forget the returns service that should of been in place years ago... Of course that same service gets you to spend money on games without thinking of it. You're then refunded money to your steam account that has to still be spent on Steam. (correct me if I'm wrong, but, pretty sure they refund as steam credit)

In-spite of this I still prefer my games through Steam though.
     
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yeah whatever..so much for HL3 you heartless bastards sad-smiley-002.gif
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Not really sure what you mean by that? In this part my English lacks a bit.
I mean that Valve has convinced the "PC MASTER RACE" that they are above reproach and has their best interest in mind, always.
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Valve's propagandists should all be commended for the hearts & minds campaign they've been able to run.

Lol. Yea, the "good guys" that allow their service to be spammed with 6 - 10 crappy new ripoff games a day. Great service guyz.

Seriously the new releases on any given day makes me sick. It's the reason I finally stopped my personal boycott of EA and Uplay. What's the point when Valve has no concern over insuring the quailty of their own services.

Can't forget the returns service that should of been in place years ago... Of course that same service gets you to spend money on games without thinking of it. You're then refunded money to your steam account that has to still be spent on Steam. (correct me if I'm wrong, but, pretty sure they refund as steam credit)

In-spite of this I still prefer my games through Steam though.

Nope, They refund back to your fund source. If you are still in the 2 week/8 hour period
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