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The White House Says They’d Love for You to Be Able to Unlock Your Phones So Take It Up With Congress

It's not just the E-Trade baby who's mastered these apps (Photo: blogcdn.com)

At the end of January, it became technically illegal for you to unlock your phone without your carrier’s permission, even if your contract had expired. The call was made by the Librarian of Congress, who (for some reason) oversees exceptions to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act and decided that cellphone unlockers would no longer get a pass. Read More