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  • Apple Will Reportedly Start Selling Unlocked iPhones As Early As Tonight In The U.S.

    Apple Will Reportedly Start Selling Unlocked iPhones As Early As Tonight In The U.S.

    Apple has yet to release the unlocked iPhone 5 in the U.S., even though early on they let images leak depicting pricing of that device on its website. Now a new report from 9t05Mac claims that the company will start selling unlocked iPhones as early as tonight via its online store, with physical retail availability coming shortly thereafter. As we reported at launch, unlocked pricing for… Read More

  • Dear AT&T, Take Your iPhone 5 And Shove It Up Your A$$ (UPDATED)

    Dear AT&T, Take Your iPhone 5 And Shove It Up Your A$$ (UPDATED)

    So here’s an interesting predicament that I’ve found myself in today. As you know, the iPhone 5 pre-sale begins at 12:01 Friday morning. I’m ready to pre-order like every other geek, but I can’t. Here’s the gist of it. I was in Mexico last month, and before I left I added international data roaming services for two of my lines. Pretty standard for me, since I travel… Read More

  • Unlocked iPhone 4Ss Are Available Now, But They’ll Cost You

    Unlocked iPhone 4Ss Are Available Now, But They’ll Cost You

    If winter’s approach finds you yearning for warmer climes, Apple’s got you covered no matter which tropical locale you’ve got your eye on. As promised way back when, Apple has begun to sell unlocked versions of all iPhone 4S models in their online store. Here’s hoping you managed to get a good deal on that plane ticket, because Apple’s globetrotting 4S comes with… Read More

  • The Official Word: Sprint’s iPhone 4S Will Be Unlocked, But Not For Long

    The Official Word: Sprint’s iPhone 4S Will Be Unlocked, But Not For Long

    Alright, there’s been a lot of conflicting information floating around regarding Sprint’s iPhone 4S and its locked/unlocked status, but a Sprint spokesperson has just offered Macworld her official word. The iPhone will indeed be unlocked at first, but a SIM lock will be “pushed to the devices shortly after launch.” Seriously? Read More

  • Buy.com selling unlocked iPhones for a price

    Don’t feel like dealing with jailbreaking you iPhone and killing iTunes updating? Got $799? Buy.com has an iPhone for you. The retailer is now selling the Jesusphone fully unlocked and with a full Apple warranty. It isn’t cheap at 800 bones, but think about what you get without all the legal worries. Finally, the iPhone can now legally work on the T-Mobile network and travel abroad… Read More

  • Palm announces unlocked Centro, Google Maps with My Location

    By now you’re all familiar with the Palm Centro, so I’ll save all of you from having to read through a list of specs again. Today, Palm announced that an unlocked GSM version of the dainty smartphone is available on the Palm site for $299. Available for free beginning tomorrow for Palm Centro owners is Google Maps for mobile with My Location, which basically approximates your… Read More

  • T-Mobile could be forced to sell iPhone without contract, unlocked in Germany


    That’s Germany, all right. Like in France, it looks like Apple will have to sell the recently released iPhone in Germany without an accompanying contract and, separately, unlocked. Over in Deutschland, Vodaphone just won the first round in a long line of rulings against T-Mobile, which, for now, is the exclusive carrier of the iPhone there. Vodaphone, which no doubt wants a slice of… Read More

  • iPhone Unlocked, For Reals

    There you have it, folks. The iPhone has been unlocked via hardware modification. Details on the hack are being withheld until next week where the ‘group’ believes they’ll have a software work around. Dare I say it? Should I purchase an iPhone now? The price did just drop and I don’t mind refurbs. Hmm. FULL HARDWARE UNLOCK OF IPHONE DONE [iPhone jtag] Read More

  • iPhone Partially Unlocked

    Gizmodo is reporting that the hackers at the iPhone Dev Wiki have successfully unlocked the iPhone…partially. You can’t use that T-Mobile account just yet, but you can use any AT&T SIM card that you choose. This means any pre-paid, Cingular, or AT&T SIM card can be thrown into the iPhone and calls can be made. With the included WiFi the iPhone has, you’re pretty much… Read More