Phone unlocking bill passes in Senate, moves closer to restoring consumer rights

Is smartphone unlocking finally going to be legal again? Get the latest news on the recent Senate phone unlocking bill passage.

DMCA Takedown Used to Attack Custom ROMs

Find out who’s going after the custom ROM community, and why.

Latest Phone Unlocking Bill Feels Pretty Weak

Find out why the latest phone unlocking bill isn’t as good as legislation we heard about last week.

Galaxy S 4 With New AMOLED Tech, HTC One Shortages, Apple Music Streaming & More – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the possible new AMOLED…

AT&T’s DMCA Unlock Response Misses the Point

Find out why AT&T is ignoring some basic problems with current regulations for smartphone unlocking.

Wireless Device Independence Act Could Legalize Smartphone Unlocking

Learn about the bill that could restore legal protections for smartphone carrier unlocking.

White House Responds to Unlocking Petition, Supports Legalization

Read white the White House had to say about the rights for users to unlock their smartphones at the ends of their service contracts.

FCC Chairman Concerned by Phone Unlocking Ban, Going to Investigate

Read what the FCC’s chair had to say about the battle to make carrier unlocking once again legal.

Successful Petition to Force White House to Address Carrier Unlocking

Hear about the recent victory in the fight to make smartphone carrier unlocking legal.

Want Carrier Unlocking to Be Legal? Petition Needs Your Support

Find out what you can do to help make cell phone carrier unlocking legal again.

Say Goodbye to your DMCA Smartphone Unlocking Protection

Learn about what the new DMCA rules about cellphone unlocking mean and what you should ask before you buy your next smartphone or tablet.

The Pocketnow Weekly Podcast, Episode 017

The tough choice to leave Android for greener pastures. The absurdly-priced Nokia Lumia 920. The iPad Mini a week later. Hear all this -and much more- on this episode of the Pocketnow Weekly.

The New DMCA Smartphone and Tablet Exemptions are Awful

Read about the DMCA, and why it’s turning all of us into criminals.