New App Helps Users Unlock iPhone

It's now pretty easy for those who want to shed AT&T
By Clay Dillow,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 2, 2009 10:18 AM CST
In this July 11, 2008 file photo, models hold the new iPhones during the first day of the release in Hong Kong.    (AP Photo/Kin Cheung, file)
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(Newser) – Got that shiny new iPhone 3G for Christmas but don’t want to bail on your non-AT&T service plan? A new application to unlock the iPhone 3G is here, PC World reports. At this point, "even a cat" can get the trick done. Yes, there's always a chance you can mess up your phone, but a close reading of the instructions should keep you safe and open the door to lots of unapproved phone apps. Click on the link for step-by-step help.