We'll see what Apple does here, I have a feeling they are going to start selling unlocked iPhones more aggressively to thwart BS like this.
Maybe. Apple seems to be pretty careful about not rocking AT&T's boat too much.
This isn't much different than how carriers have the control to enable and disable the tethering feature.--
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