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AT&T's Cricket to tweak device unlocking policy Dec. 7

Cricket, the prepaid brand owned by AT&T Mobility, said it will change its device unlocking policy starting Dec. 7. The carrier said that, under the new policy, users can unlock their device if they are a Cricket customer in good standing; they have owned and used their Cricket device for at least six months; the device was designed for Cricket's network; and the device was purchased from Cricket or an authorized Cricket distributor.

UK and U.S. take separate steps to ease phone unlocking

Phone unlocking hit the headlines in recent days when President Obama signed a bill that would allow U.S. consumers to once again legally unlock their phones in order to be able to change their network operator and retain their device, as widely reported by U.S. media.

Unlocked iPhones from AT&T may benefit FreedomPop and H2O

Startup FreedomPop may be one of the major beneficiaries of AT&T Mobility's (NYSE:T) decision to begin unlocking the Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhones of its non-contract customers. AT&T began