Legal threats halt iPhone crack

by admin August 29, 2007 at 2:35 pm

A British firm’s plan to sell software that could open the iPhone to non-US networks has been put on hold following legal threats.

Last week, Belfast-based UniquePhones joined several others in claiming it had cracked the code which locked iPhone into AT&T’s network.

But a middle-of-the-night phone call from AT&T’s lawyers has forced the firm to rethink its plans.

Full story: BBC News