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10.27.13
Blizzard's tips for dealing with a locked account
10.27.13

Blizzard's tips for dealing with a locked account

Having your account locked isn't an uncommon problem -- and it doesn't necessarily mean your accoun...

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07.07.12
Verizon Galaxy S III has locked bootloader (but it's been rooted anyway)
07.07.12

Verizon Galaxy S III has locked bootloader (but it's been rooted anyway)

Based on Samsung's hacker-friendly track record, you'd generally expect one of it smartphones to c...

By S. Sakr,   07.07.12
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11.11.11
Sprint pushes SIM lock to iPhone 4S customers, offers to undo it for good boys and girls
11.11.11

Sprint pushes SIM lock to iPhone 4S customers, offers to undo it for good boys and girls

We all knew this day would come. It's hardly a tragedy, but some globe-trotting types out there m...

By T. O'Brien,   11.11.11
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10.18.11
Motorola locks Droid RAZR bootloader, angers ROM-happy lovers of anorexic handsets
10.18.11

Motorola locks Droid RAZR bootloader, angers ROM-happy lovers of anorexic handsets

Like the Droid 3 before it, Motorola's Droid RAZR will be shipping with a locked bootloader -- de...

By T. O'Brien,   10.18.11
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07.08.11
Droid 3 sadly shipping with locked bootloader
07.08.11

Droid 3 sadly shipping with locked bootloader

Well, we hate to be the bearers of bad news but, looks like the Droid 3 will not be shipping with...

By T. O'Brien,   07.08.11
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05.26.11
HTC officially dissolves locked bootloader policy
05.26.11

HTC officially dissolves locked bootloader policy

The homebrew community may mourn HTC's Thunderbolt, Incredible S, Sensation and EVO 3D, but the c...

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04.26.11
Motorola promises unlocked bootloaders for future Android phones? (update)
04.26.11

Motorola promises unlocked bootloaders for future Android phones? (update)

Android users have spoken, and maybe, just maybe, Motorola actually heard -- AusDroid claims to hav...

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03.24.11
HTC locks down Incredible S against custom ROMs too, starts a fight with its best friends
03.24.11

HTC locks down Incredible S against custom ROMs too, starts a fight with its best friends

The Thunderbolt, you might have noticed, marked an unpleasant change for HTC by making it a tiny bi...

By Vlad Savov,   03.24.11
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01.18.11
Nintendo 3DS may have region-locked software, continue an unfortunate trend
01.18.11

Nintendo 3DS may have region-locked software, continue an unfortunate trend

Once upon a time, when handheld game systems were thicker and Nintendo was entirely without peer, t...

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