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Old July 26th, 2012, 10:51 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by UncleMike View Post
They can blacklist it - preventing it from being activated again, at least on the same carrier. Bricking a phone, to me, is something that possibly happens during the rooting/flashing process, making it unbootable - something completely unrelated to phone service, or whether a carrier will/won't activate a phone. I've never heard the term used in the context of trying to activate a phone.
Well yea that's bricking but I'm talking about blacklisting I'm with you on the whole brick thing
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