U.S. Copyright Office Posts Comments Received For and Against Jailbreaking

Posted February 21, 2012 at 12:13am by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 10591 views

The U.S. Copyright Office has posted the approximately 700 comments it has received for and against jailbreaking. The Electronic Frontier Foundation is asking the Copyright Office to extend its exception for allowing the jailbreak of smartphone and also to add gaming consoles to the exception.

On Friday, February 10, the Copyright Office received approximately 700 comments on the classes of works proposed for exemption from the prohibition on circumvention of technological measure that control access. Links to most of those comments appear below, and links to the remainder should appear by the end of this week (i.e., by Feb. 17, 2011). The Office is also in the process of identifying, for each comment, which proposed class(es) of works is addressed. Those classes that the Office has already identified appear below.

The list includes comments from high profile individuals and corporations such as Sony, Saurik, Mozilla, Bunnie Studios, CTIA and more.

There is definitely some interesting reads here. Have a look at the link below. Notably, there is no comment from Apple.

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MELVIN - February 21, 2012 at 4:15am
Ok i buy is my so can do what aver I want Ipay i can thistroy I can open can fix
undertaker - February 21, 2012 at 4:08pm
please don't post to an English site ever again, it was painful trying to read your comment and actually made me feel like i forgot how to read.
fasterarrow - February 22, 2012 at 2:48am
Come on dude. Give the guy a break. It kind of made me lough.
Steve Jubs the Messiah - February 22, 2012 at 5:27pm
Maybe he's a proview spy
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