Apple Is Bricking iPhones Running unauthorised Versions Of iOS 5 Beta

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Apple is disabling some iPhones that are running early beta versions of iOS 5 beta, 9to5 Mac reports.Only developers are allowed access to beta versions, but some people are selling off access to iOS 5. Apple is cracking down on that by bricking non-developer iPhones running iOS 5 beta.

When you sign up for a developer account, you’re allowed to install iOS 5 on up to 100 unique devices. But some people are registering for developer accounts and selling off their open spots.

As a result, Apple is tracking down device UDIDs with unauthorised versions of iOS 5.

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