Jailbreaking

As of tomorrow, unauthorized unlocking of new, on-contract iPhones will be illegal in the U.S.

As of tomorrow, unauthorized unlocking of new, on-contract iPhones will be illegal in the U.S.

Rene Ritchie 36

Due to a ruling by the Librarian of Congress, come tomorrow it will be illegal to unlock a new, on-contract iPhone -- or any phone -- in the U.S. If you bought your iPhone before tomorrow, or if you bought a factory unlocked iPhone straight from Apple, or off-contract, full priced iPhone from carriers, or your contract is over, you shouldn't be subject to any restrictions. Doing it on...