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Submission + - Hellgate EULA: EA checks out your apps. (

wild_quinine writes: Bluesnews reports on a controversy sweeping web forums at the moment: article 3 of the EULA for the Hellgate: London demo specifies an unusually large amount of information about your system can be obtained, and transferred to any third parties EA sees fit.

3. Consent to Use of Data. You agree that EA, its affiliates, and each Related Party may collect, use, store and transmit technical and related information that identifies your computer, including without limitation your Internet Protocol address, operating system, application software and peripheral hardware, that may be gathered periodically to facilitate the provision of software updates, dynamically served content, product support and other services to you, including online play. EA and/or the Related Parties may also use this information in the aggregate and, in a form which does not personally identify you, to improve our products and services and we may share that aggregate data with our third party service providers.

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Hellgate EULA: EA checks out your apps.

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