When you think of car hacking, it’s easy to simply think of it as a nefarious activity when in reality it’s just as likely to be the work of a researcher or DIY enthusiast wanting to extend a vehicle’s capabilities and understand its weaknesses. Last year we saw Chinese security researchers take remote control of […]
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The site may be taking evasive action
Legislators have introduced bipartisan bills in both chambers of Congress to reaffirm consumers’ rights to unlock their cellular devices. But the bills are really just political theater which offer no serious, permanent change.
AT&T is telling its customers that the “recent hullaballoo” over unlocking consumer devices is all just a lot of needless hand waving.
The White House officially responded to a petition to make cellphone unlocking legal again. The verdict? People should be able to do what they want with their devices. But — and you knew there was a but — nothing much may change soon.
A petition to end the new cellphone unlocking ban is extremely close to getting a White House response.
Is that really a copyright violation? These DMCA takedown notices will leave you scratching your head.