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46. Re: More Origin Spyware Accusations Nov 2, 2011, 10:18 Beamer
 
necrosis wrote on Nov 2, 2011, 10:06:
Beamer wrote on Nov 2, 2011, 09:45:
necrosis wrote on Nov 2, 2011, 08:39:
Beamer wrote on Nov 2, 2011, 07:39:
It isn't monitoring, it's looking at directories. From what I understand it is not opening anything.

Still not right, but it's basically doing what 90% of Google's programs do. Remember Google Desktop? Does Google even still make that? Now that was a program that looked at everything you did in detail...
Well considering Google Desktop was a search program it sort of has to touch all files on your computer to, well, search.

Origin has no fucking business touching anything outside its own directory and system files.

Like I said, still wrong. But you know what Google was doing with everything it searched, right?
Do you really know what anyone is doing with anything they collect from you?

Yes, sifting it, aggregating it and serving you ads based upon it.
 
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