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Windows Phone 7 unlocked with reversible ChevronWP7 tool

Windows Phone 7 looks like it's getting ready for a full jailbreak, opening the way for warranty-scoffing users to add unapproved apps that don't need any Microsoft permission.

By Nov. 26, 2010

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Windows Phone 7 jailbreak withdrawn after Microsoft offers compromise

The makers of a tool that lets you sideload home-made apps on to your Windows Phone 7 phone have discontinued it after being offered an olive branch by Microsoft.

By Dec. 2, 2010

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Windows Phone 7 home-brew hole to be plugged

Home-brew enthusiasts on Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 platform will have the platform's first major exploit patched as part of the phone's next update.

By Jan. 12, 2011

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Project brings unofficial apps to Windows Phone 7

New software has been released that lets Windows Phone 7 users install applications on their phones without going through Microsoft's Marketplace.

By Nov. 29, 2010

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Windows Phone 7 homebrew on the rise, with Microsoft's approval

Microsoft has offered to send a free Windows Phone 7 smart phone to infamous iPhone jailbreaker Geohot, as it reaches out to hackers and homebrew developers.

By Jan. 20, 2011

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Windows Phone 7 home-brew app tool pulled

A tool that would let Windows Phone 7 users install home-brew apps without having to pay for membership to Microsoft's App Hub has been taken offline.

By Dec. 1, 2010

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PS3, iPhone hacker sets sights on Windows phones

Despite being in the beginnings of a legal battle with Sony over cracking open the PlayStation 3, famed technology hacker GeoHot now says he's going after Microsoft's latest mobile phone platform.

By Jan. 20, 2011

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New Windows Phone 7 jailbreak tool coming soon

With the first jailbreaking tool for Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 being taken down, another one is on its way.

By Jan. 21, 2011