locked phone

locked phone

A cellphone that works with only one cellular carrier. In the U.S., most cellphones and smartphones are locked to prevent subscribers from easily switching to another carrier within the country, although phones may be unlocked for traveling to other countries. See SIM lock, jailbreaking and Android rooting.
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Lawyers for Lee Paul Kelly say his defence team were not given the chance to cross-examine computer experts over how they got hold of messages on his locked phone during his trial.
An FBI agent wrote that he believed "if there were any information related to a potential conspiracy it would be found within" the locked phone, which used a Google operating system.
For one thing, a law requiring suspects to give up their passcodes would be useless with a locked phone belonging to a murder victim like Devon Godfrey or Brittney Mills.
A court order was dropped last week after the FBI said they had found a way into the locked phone.
Authorities are attempting to force the firm to help them bypass security features on the locked phone of a terrorism suspect from the San Bernardino shootings last year.
Mr Comey said murder investigations could be stalled, suspects could go free and "justice may be denied because of a locked phone or an encrypted hard drive".
WASHINGTON -- FBI Director James Comey warned in stark terms Thursday against the push by technology companies to encrypt smartphone data and operating systems, arguing that murder cases could be stalled, suspects could walk free and justice could be thwarted by a locked phone or an encrypted hard drive.
That is a BIG price tag for a contract locked phone, but given Nokia's tradition, we're expecting that the company, along with its partner Microsoft, will be offering some heavy rebates to those who buy the phone.
If you can't resell your locked phone, then what can you do with it?
There are several great benefits you are going to get with an unlocked phone, benefits which are not possible to those individuals who are using a locked phone, due to the limits which are placed on the phone both by the manufacturer, as well as with the carrier.
With its egg shape, the locked phone measures approximately 3" x 1.
More people around the world can lock the house all day (52%), but do not want to keep the locked phone in the park chair for an hour.