Skip to Content

WoW Insider has the latest on the Mists of Pandaria!

Blizzard is spying on you again

People who put way too much energy into watching the flickering messages that scroll past when you log in to WoW, as well as people with slow connections, may be familiar with the message "Submitting non-personal system information." Basically, Blizzard wants to know things like what kind of CPU and GPU you're running on and how much RAM and VRAM you have.

Aguilar (who?) has made a blue post letting us know that they're going to start another round of collecting such data "in the very near future." If you're not on a account yet, you'll see that message about non-personal information. users, however, won't see the message, but they will be sending info up the line.

Yet another in a long line of injustices for us account holders: no flickering message! I demand a free month of WoW in compensation.

Filed under: Odds and ends

Reader Comments (Page 1 of 4)

Around Azeroth

Around Azeroth

Featured Galleries

It came from the Blog: Occupy Orgrimmar
Midsummer Flamefest 2013
Running of the Orphans 2013
World of Warcraft Tattoos
HearthStone Sample Cards
HearthStone Concept Art
It came from the Blog: Lunar Lunacy 2013
Art of Blizzard Gallery Opening