Phone Unlocking To Receive A Vote Today This evening the House of Representatives is expected to vote upon phone unlocking legislation (H.R. 1123). Unfortunately, while we have worked on this issue for over a year, we have more games and shenanigans by...
Feb 25 2014, 10:51am CST
Congress To Vote On Phone Unlocking The House Majority Leader, Eric Canter, has announced that the House will vote on the Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act (H.R. 1123), during the week of February 24, 2014. Leader Canter has...
Feb 12 2014, 3:26pm CST
Obama Wants to Ban Cellphone Unlocking WikiLeaks sure has taken the world by storm. Recently, TPP (Trans Pacific Partnership) was a case in point where the Obama administration’s hypocrisy was uncovered for all to see. Obama claims to support cellphone unlocking while he actually wants to ban it.
Nov 19 2013, 3:15am CST
FCC Chairman Gives Orders to Unlock Cell Phones The new FCC Chairman, Tom Wheeler has given orders to the CTIA Wireless Association to unlock cell phones for the sake of the consumers. He is acting under the guidance of the Obama administration which recently pushed for such telecommunication company reforms.
Nov 15 2013, 7:46am CST
Google failed selling Phones direct, Apple can Google announced yesterday to close their online phone store selling the Nexus One.
When Google announced their plan to sell a phone unlocked, many thought this will disrupt the carrier phone sales model. I still think...
May 15 2010, 7:00am CDT
Fun Electronics To Make Unlocked GSM Phones, E-Readers Earlier this week, Fun Electronics announced that they will be launching two new product categories. These new products will fall under the Emerson Radio Corp. branded name. Emerson will be producing and selling both...
Dec 26 2009, 2:39pm CST
iPhone 2.2.1 Unlocked! I've got some good news for those of you who love Apple, but hate AT...
May 4 2009, 9:00am CDT
Play.com Offers Unlocked iPhones If you want an iPhone in the UK, but you don’t want to be locked to a contract or a specific network Play.com has your fix. Play.com is offering fully unlocked and Sim free versions of the iPhone at £549.99 for the 8GB...
Mar 24 2009, 6:55am CDT
New iPhone Unlock Software Hits Market The iPhone is one of the best smartphones on the market and in many parts of the world, the iPhone is the most popular smartphone in sales. The problem for many who would like to use the iPhone is that the handset is...
Jan 26 2009, 1:00pm CST
T-Mobile G1 Google Phone Unlocking Service Available If you have your heart set on a G1 from T-Mobile but don’t want to use T-Mobiles network you can now get an unlock code for the G1 from Global Unlock. The company is offering an unlock code that it claims will allow the...
Nov 17 2008, 10:00am CST
PwnageTool 2.0 iPhone unlocking Tool released The iPhone Dev Team iPhone hacking group released their PwnageTool 2.0 unlocking and jailbreaking tool for iPhone Software update 2.0.
As reported the PwnageTool 2.0 is not able to unlock the iPhone 3G, just jailbreak...
Jul 20 2008, 12:25am CDT
Trouble in iPhone 3G Hacking Land We reported yesterday that the iPhone Dev Team will publish their PwnageTool 2.0 iPhone 3G unlocking tool soon. Today the group posted a lengthy blog post that gives some insight into the dynamics of releasing a hacking...
Jul 13 2008, 12:45pm CDT
iPhone 2.0 already unlocked? The iPhone 2.0 Software update was available unofficially today and Gizmodo reports that hackers at the iPhone Dev Team already have unlocked and jailbroken the iPhone 2.0 update. A couple weeks ago we actually reported...
Jul 11 2008, 1:05am CDT
iPhone 3G Chipset Reference Found in 2.0 Update On Monday the Web was buzzing over the supposed spy pics of the 3G iPhone that turned up and we posted here. Today we find out that noted iPhone unlocking guru Zibri has found a reference to a 3G chipset likely for use...
Apr 9 2008, 11:33am CDT
T-Mobile responds to Vodafone iPhone Court Order As reported earlier today Vodafone obtained a court order in Germany against the locked iPhone sales by T-Mobile.
T-Mobile sells iPhone without contract for 999 Euro in Germany now.
T-Mobile issued a press...
Nov 20 2007, 1:00pm CST
Free iPhone unlocking Software iUnlock released On Monday iPhoneSimFree released their $99 iPhone unlocking software. Yesterday the open source hacking community released a free iPhone unlocking software dubbed iUnlock.
Gizmodo hosts the iUnlock files, as...
Sep 12 2007, 1:10am CDT
iPhone unlocking Software sells for $99 As reported on the weekend, iPhoneSimFree started to offer iPhone unlocking today. The iPhone unlocking software is currently available from four retailers around the globe.
Wireless Imports sells the iPhoneSimFree...
Sep 10 2007, 9:43am CDT
iPhone unlocking Software now coming on Monday We reported this week that iPhonSimFree delayed the release of their iPhone unlocking software.
iPhone unlocking software sells for $99
According to Engadget the new release date is this coming Monday....
Sep 8 2007, 4:00am CDT
iPhone unlocking Software from iPhoneSimFree delayed On Monday we reported that the iPhoneSimFree group started taking orders from resellers for their iPhone unlocking software. Now the group posted an update on their site saying "experiencing a number of technical issues...
Sep 5 2007, 3:00am CDT
iPhone unlocking Software available for Order The software only iPhone unlocking software from iPhoneSimFree is supposedly shipping this Tuesday reports Engadget.
iPhoneSimFree group announced their software only unlocking solution two weeks ago. Now they offer...
Sep 3 2007, 12:27am CDT
Apple iPhone unlocking Software still held back The hackers who claimed to have a clean iPhone unlocking software have still not released the software to the public.
One hacker sold his unlocking solution to a mobile phone refurbisher for a sports car.
Aug 28 2007, 10:36am CDT
AT&T Laywers start to act on iPhone Unlocking Software Several groups have now said that they have software ready that robustly unlocks the Apple iPhone and enables users to use the iPhone on other carriers. One of these groups has apparently (there are some doubts, as...
Aug 27 2007, 4:00am CDT
iPhone unlock Software finished Update:
Free iPhone unlocking software iUnlock released.
Last week we reported about unlocked iPhones that are offered in Hong Kong electronics stores. Now Engadget reports that a group of developers at
Aug 24 2007, 12:58pm CDT
100% Unlocked Apple iPhone sells for $2,000 in Hong Kong Apparently the first 100% unlocked Apple iPhones are offered in electronics stores in Hong Kong. The price-tag is still off the map with 16,800 Yuan (~$2,000).
Chinese phone site Phone Daily (via AkihabaraNews) has...
Aug 16 2007, 8:06am CDT
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