Exemption

01.26.13
Unlocking new phones now banned under DMCA, the EFF weighs in
01.26.13

Unlocking new phones now banned under DMCA, the EFF weighs in

It was great while it lasted, but the days of users legally unlocking their own phones is over. Ba...

By N. Lee,   01.26.13
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10.26.12
DMCA update shuts down new phone unlocking next year, allows rooting (but not for tablets)
10.26.12

DMCA update shuts down new phone unlocking next year, allows rooting (but not for tablets)

And so it passed that Congress didst layeth its blessing on the jailbreaking and rooting of all ma...

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01.26.12
Jailbreaking exemption to DMCA is about to expire, EFF would rather it didn't
01.26.12

Jailbreaking exemption to DMCA is about to expire, EFF would rather it didn't

Back in 2010, the US Copyright Office added a set of anti-circumvention exemptions to the DMCA, ef...

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07.05.07
FCC caves to Verizon's CableCARD waiver request
07.05.07

FCC caves to Verizon's CableCARD waiver request

The long-standing tilt between Verizon and the FCC over the integration ban has now been settled (f...

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