Anyone who frequents the world of Azeroth is likely familiar with the danger of your account being hacked. Those that would do harm against your account have a variety of methods, most of which cannot be completely defended against. Common sense about passwords and not downloading unfamiliar add-ons helps a lot, however, if you're still worried about your account being accessed by someone else, then you might want to get your hands on the Blizzard Authenticator.
I still haven't kicked my WoW habit, and with the looming Wrath of the Lich King expansion coming later this year, it doesn't look like I'll be kicking it any time soon. Blizzard is still releasing new patches fairly often, and the latest one that has been announced brings about a major change to mounts that should make leveling new characters go even faster.
I'm sure that there are plenty of you out there that have been sucked into World of Warcraft just as I have. One of the more useful tools released by Blizzard for the game is the WoW Armory. There you can look up characters, guilds and item info, which can come in handy. I don't know if you've ever tried to browse the Armory on your iPhone or iPod Touch, but it's really not that fun. Thankfully, someone has been hard at work making this tool more iPhone-friendly.
Many have heard about the Figureprints that you can enter a chance to win the opportunity to buy a figurine of your favorite WoW character. However, the odds of getting one seem so slim that it might be best to look for an alternative way to turn your character into art.