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Unlocking of Phones is Legal Now – White House Support Unlocking

Last year “Library of Congress” passed a rule and makes the unlocking of phones an illegal act in USA. All those people who are living in USA or those who signed the agreement with the carrier companies then they are restricted to only use a single network SIM and can not switch to another carrier until your agreement expired. A new application was submitted to White House for allowing the unlocking of phones. After the approval of new request that was submitted to White House, Now Library of Congress also approved this request and reverses the decision of unlocking of Phones. So new administration now make the phone unlocking legal again. After approving the request of legalizing, White house also suggest withdrawing this restriction of unlocking not only from phones but unlocking of tablets and other such devices must be legal from today once again. Unlocking of Phones is Legal Now – White House Support Unlocking  When congress library last …

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$500,000 Fine For Unlocking iPhone Or Any SmartPhone

This was really a big big news for jailbreaking and unlocking community when it came out that iphone/smartphone unlocking is now prohibited starting from the 2013 models with effect from this week. Have a look on below advisory and it is clear that now this is the law of the land and anybody who for personal or commercial purposes unlocks the iPhone or any other smartphone that is purchased in 2013 will be held criminal as per the new law in US: ADVISORY BY DECREE OF THE LIBRARIAN OF CONGRESS IT SHALL HENCEFORCE BE ORDERED THAT AMERICANS SHALL NOT UNLOCK THEIR OWN SMARTPHONES. PENALTY: In some situations, first time offenders may be fined up to $500,000, imprisoned for five years, or both. For repeat offenders, the maximum penalty increases to a fine of $1,000,000, imprisonment for up to ten years, or both.* If you are willing to read more on this you can visit the detailed articles on theatlantic. In my …

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iPhone 4S AT&T IMEI Unlock Available From Apple N Berry

iPhone 4S AT&T IMEI Unlock If you want to unlock your iPhone 4S on AT&T contract and want to use the service of other carrier, there is a new unlock available from Apple N Berry. If you want to unlock an iPhone for which the contract has been finished you can unlock free using the AT&T free unlock service. Apple N Berry is now offering a permanent iPhone IMEI unlock solution for all AT&T iPhone models. Just enter the Serial Number and IMEI from an AT&T iPhone running any iOS with any baseband. After your order is confirmed the Apple N Berry IMEI unlock can take from 1 to 2 business days. The company will notify you by e-mail when your unlock has been handled. All you’ll need to do then is sync your iPhone to iTunes and you’ll see your unlock screen as shown below. If you want to purchase AT&T IMEI unlock you can visit the Apple N …

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MuscleNerd achieves iPhone 3GS downgrade from BB 06.15.00 to 05.13.04

Good news for iPhone 3gs owners, as you are aware yesterday Musclenerd tweeted that he is very near to downgrade iPhone 3gs from 06.15.00, and now few hours ago he tweeted that he has downgraded the first ever iPhone 3gs from baseband 06.15.00 to 05.13.04. If you are not much aware of the benefits of baseband downgrade, this means that if your iphone 3gs is officially unlocked and upgraded to 6.15.00 for the unlock, now you can downgrade back to the baseband 5.13.04, which means that you will be able to unlock via ultrasn0w and the GPS will work even after unlock and iphone 3gs jailbreak. thanks again for the extended loan of your 06.15 3GS…it ended up being the first ever 3GS to get downgraded to 05.13.04  

Unlock iPhone 4 and 3GS On iOS 5.1.1

Below step wise guide helps you to unlock your iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS on iOS 5.1.1 the latest ios version. The unlock is compatible with the following basebands: 01.59.00 04.26.08 06.15.00 05.11.07 05.13.01 05.12.01 Before unlock you must jailbreak 5.1.1 on iPhone 4 and iphone 3gs. If you have not jailbroken just visit this tutorial on “How to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1” then follow below steps for iphone unlock: Note: The current ios 5.1.1 jailbreak is tethered therefore be careful while jailbreaking. How to Unlock iPhone on iOS 5.1.1 Step 1: Add the new repository to your Cydia. Open Cydia and go to => Manage tab =>Sources => tap the edit button on top right => Tap add button = > Type in the window => Tap  add Source Step 2: After the source is successfully added you will find iparelhos in the list of resources, just tap it and now you will find “UltraSn0w Fixer for 5.1.1. Just tap it …

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Unlock iPhone 4S 5.1.1 Without Jailbreak

Many people are seeking to jailbreak iPhone 4S 5.1.1 in order to get iPhone 4s unlock, and it is complained by many visitors on my blog that RedSn0w is not jailbreaking iPhone 4s on iOS 5.1 or ios 5.1.1 (although it is not compatible with them). If you only need an unlock for your iPhone 4s there is another alternative solution and that is GEVEY™ Ultra S for GSM iPhone 4S. Below I have given you the paragraph from Applenberry wevsite which you can visit here for more details. Also you can watch below video to better understand how does this work. “The GEVEY Ultra S GSM unlocks your GSM iPhone 4S. It’s a true plug-and-play unlock for GSM iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0, 5.0.1, 5.1 and 5.1.1. The GEVEY Ultra S is a thin microprocessor that sits between your network SIM card and the base-band hardware, allowing you to use your GSM iPhone 4S on all worldwide GSM networks.” If you are already having …

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GEVEY Ultra 5.1 iPhone 4 Unlock Not Working -Recalled By Apple N Berry

Gevey Ultra 5.1 for iPhone 4 Recalled If you recently purchased GEVEY SIM Ultra 5.1 Unlock for your iPhone 4, there is a bad news for you that it is no more working now. The 5.1 unlock method was getting benefit of a bug discovered by Loktar Sun and that was fixed by Apple recently. Apple N Berry has started offering a full refund to customers who purchased the device. You can visit their site here for more details. It is also to be noted: Other than the Ultra 5.1 , all unlock are working as per normal procedure and the recall is applicable for 5.1 iPhone 4 unlock only. I am giving a paragraph for your ready reference: Unfortunately, the GEVEY™ Ultra 5.1 for GSM iPhone 4 will no longer unlock the iPhone 4. The unlocking mechanism used in this model was based on Loktar Sun’s discovery of an Apple server logic error that took advantage of an ICCID …

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R-SIM 4 Unlock Available For iPhone 4 Baseband 04.11.08

Although there has been SAM unlock released recently that is working for all idevices and Basebands (as claimed). Still if you need to use alternate iphone 4 unlock method there is the latest release of R-SIM 4 from R-Sim Dev team that works with 04.11.08 and other basebands. If you need a free unlock you can check this guide on How to unlock with SAM module. Below I have given few simple steps that you can follow to unlock iPhone using R-SIM 4 unlock. Before proceeding to unlock you have to jailbreak iPhone 4 if it is not jailbroken. You can visit my tutorial on How to jailbreak iPhone 4 using RedSn0w 0.9.10b8. It is also recommended to install latest Furious Mod file by adding and installing the repo that will help to easily complete the unlock process. Following are compatible Basebands for R-Sim 4 unlock and it supports iOS 4.1 to 5.1: 1.59 2.10 3.10.1 4.10.1 4.11.08 4.12.01 Note: As in most cases …

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How To Unlock Any iPhone On Any Baseband – SAM Unlock

In one of my previous post I told about the new unlock solution developed by a Chinese hacker Locktar_Sun. The new SAM unlock is fit for any baseband on iPhone 4S, 4, 3GS running iOS 5, 5.0.1, 5.1. The main thing which you need to note is that SAM unlock works on the principle of one SIM means if you change the SIM you need to unlock again. You can save your unlock tickets using RedSn0w 0.9.10b8, by following this guide which you can use for changing the SIM’s. Update: 28-April-2012: Apple has patched their activation servers to fix the server-side bug, which the SAM iPhone unlocking method was using therefore it may not work for new unlocks. Your iphone should be jailbroken before doing this unlock. If you want to unlock just visit this tutorial. So here are the steps for unlocking SAM procedure: How to Unlock Any iPhone Baseband Using SAM Step 1. Open Cydia => Manage => Sources => Edit => Add this repo: and tap Add source. Step 2. Now …

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Back Up Your iPhone Unlock Ticket

If you have unlocked your iphone it is a good idea to backup your unlock tickets that can be used for continual unlocking of your device on different SIM’s. Below are the step wise instructions on how to backup your iPhone unlock ticket after unlocking with SAM unlock. If you want to unlock your iPhone now you can do it by following this tutorial. Launch Cydia from your SpringBoard. Choose Sections from the tabs at the bottom of the Cydia screen. Select System from the list of available sections. Find and Tap iFile from the list of packages. Tap Install button at the top right corner of the screen. Tap Confirm to begin installation. You will see some progress and after the installation is completed, tap Return to Cydia at the bottom Tap Home to close Cydia and launch iFile. Tap Back at the top left of your screen to navigate to /var Choose root from the list of folders in /var. Tap to select Library from the list of folders in /var/root. Tap Edit at the top right of the screen. Choose Lockdown from the list of folders. Then press the zip icon in …

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