“After the decision last year to make unlocking smartphone and tablet devices illegal, the US House of Representatives today voted yes to allow the practice to become legal once again,” Alex Allegro reports for 9to5Mac. “This is already the second time the government has voted on this issue, as just a few weeks ago the US Senate approved the legislation to move on to the House.”

Allegro reports, “The final step in getting the law approved is the President’s signature, which should come with little delay as he has already spoken out in favor of the bill.”

Read more in the full article here.

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Lynn Weiler” for the heads up.]