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U.S. Copyright Office: Jailbreaking Your Smartphone is Legal

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The Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) does not bar jailbreaking your smartphone, according to the U.S. Copyright Office. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) had asked for a clarification regarding the anti-circumvention clause of the DMCA, which prohibited users from going around technical locks on phones to install and use third party applications not sanctioned by […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

July 27th, 2010 at 10:17 am