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Unlocking a Cellphone Becomes Illegal Beginning Saturday in the US

Discussion in 'Front Page News' started by News Bot, Jan 24, 2013.

  1. News Bot

    News Bot iFans.com News

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    The story not up yet?

    Sent from my SCH-I535
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    The story was pulled temporarily in order to let Stephen's review get some more traction.

    It's been put back up!
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    Does this mean we can't discuss this on the forums?
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    Unlocking with third party methods will be illegal.
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    The staff will have to look further in to this case, since it certainly is an interesting (and unprecedented) situation.
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    Tkf1 Community Development Staff Member

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    However this is US only! Hop off to Canada, unlock your device and Bob's not your uncle.
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    The title needs to be changed to

    Unlocking Cellphones becomes illegal in the US on Saturday, just to not confuse people.

    Anyway, this is a stupid rule.
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    The title on the FP is correct, but the forum version doesn't automatically update.

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