Unlocking Mobile Phones Will Become Illegal In The US This Weekend

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Following the announcement of recently added amendments to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) in late October, Tech News Daily published a new report intended to remind readers that, as of this Saturday, the process of unlocking certain mobile phones will be considered “illegal”. For those who are unfamiliar with the term, unlocking enables customers to use their phones on alternate …

Jailbreaking The iPad And Unlocking Are Now Considered Illegal Under The DMCA

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The DMCA or Digital Millennium Copyright Act encompasses the legality of the circumvention of digital devices and their software. Since Congress passed the DMCA in 1998, the Librarian of Congress (the head of the Library of Congress, who’s appointed by the President) can grant exemptions to the DMCA. Since 2010, the act has expectedly stated that both Jailbreaking iOS-based devices …

How To Unlock Any iPhone 4S,4,3GS Jailbroken On 5.1, 5.0.1, 5.0 Via SAM

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SAM (or Subscriber Artificial Module), the utility that can Unlock any iPhone on any baseband, was recently updated and it’s extraordinarily easier to use. This tutorial will walk you through the simple steps required to Unlock any iPhone model, with any baseband, running on any firmware (so long as the utility can installed properly). This software-based Unlock method even supports the …

How To Unlock Jailbroken iPhone 4S,4,3Gs On iOS 5.1 & 5.0.1 With SAM

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This tutorial will walk you through the steps required to Unlock any iPhone model, running any firmware, with any Baseband (as long as it can properly install the utility). This method has been tested an confirmed by MuscleNerd from the iPhone Dev Team and it’s even the first software-based Unlock to support the iPhone 4S! Steps:

iPhone 4S Unlock Update: Baseband Bootrom Dumped Successfully

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Last night MuscleNerd, one of the key members of The iPhone Dev Team (the developers behind most of the public Jailbreak utilities and software unlocks), tweeted out a picture (embedded above) that suggests they’re close to completing the first software unlock for the iPhone 4S.

“Very Promising” iPhone 4S Unlock Is In The Works

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Lately there’s been a lot of iOS-hacking related news, The Chronic Dev Team released a new tool to aid in the discovery of untethered exploits, The Pwn Dev Team released “Ac1dsn0w”, a Jailbreak Utility (which doesn’t work), and now this… The iPhone Dev Team claims to have a “very promising” iPhone 4S unlock in the works.

How To Unlock Your iPhone 4 On 4.3.5

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The GEVEY Ultra SIM allows you to unlock your GSM iPhone 4 and use it on any GSM carrier – it’s extremely easy! This method compatible with iOS 4 – iOS 4.3.5 and iOS 5 b1 (it will not work on iOS 5 b2 or higher) and here’s how to do it on your Jailbroken iPhone: