The FCC has now issued a warning to major mobile companies. They call for clear policy changes regarding unlock codes for mobile devices, once the consumer’s contract has expired. Traditionally mobile companies have been hesitant to release unlock codes, hoping that previous consumers will once again sign on for another mobile contract. This development is sure to change the way consumers choose their wireless plans in the future.
See the full story here: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2013/11/15/fcc_unlock_policy_or_else/