Microsoft takes kinder approach to hacking; GeoHot approves

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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.


#3

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