iPhone: VOIP Yes, P2P and Unlocking No

One of the more entertaining bits of the iPhone SDK announcement was figuring out which traditionally radioactive applications would be permitted on Apple’s sort-of-free platform. Three good examples were voice-over-IP, which wireless carriers hate; peer-to-peer applications, and unlocking apps to let you use your iPhone on T-Mobile. Considering how much Apple likes control, one out of three actually isn’t bad here. Apple will permit VOIP applications over the iPhone’s Wi-Fi connection, Steve J

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