iPhone 3G To Be Unlocked On December 31
Some people are just now happy with the traditional “Happy New Year!” and would rather go for a geeky greeting: Happy Unlocked iPhone!
December 16, 2008
How soon? According to their post, the unlocking app – codenamed yellowsn0w – will be made available on December 31 and it will require an iPhone 3Gs that has 2.11.07 baseband or earlier.
Well, you all know how things will continue from that moment on. The app will spread around the web, iPhone will get unlocked, AT&T and Apple will get mad. After a while, Apple will release an iPhone update that, completely incidentally, will turn unlocked devices into a useless piece of plastic.
And then, the iPhone Dev-Team will come up with their version of the update...