said by IowaCowboy:
So in other words, it is a breach of the license to modify the software on your smartphone and that includes unlocking it. While you may own the physical device, you don't own the software on it and you are bound by the software licensing agreement.
Interesting... All this time I have been purchasing computers that come preinstalled with Windows, wiping the disk, and installing Linux.
Does that make me a criminal too?