Microsoft takes kinder approach to hacking; GeoHot approves

Microsoft takes kinder approach to hacking; GeoHot approves.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/01/U3iVyz.jpg[/newsimage]Microsoft may have proven this week that accommodating and working with the hackers of your devices is a much more effective approach than getting all sue-happy (*ahem* Sony), and George “GeoHot” Hotz may have found his next paying gig if Sony fails to dish out the punishment they’re intending.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-takes-kinder-approach-to-hacking-geohot-approves-38960/](http://www.myce.com/news/microsoft-takes-kinder-approach-to-hacking-geohot-approves-38960/)


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I praise Microsoft for this move. There would be no need to hack any of these products if the companies allowed developers to create homebrew applications.

Surprisingly awesome response and stance from the Windows Phone 7 team! Good job guys.