Re: Three Texas Men With Cellphones Arrested on Terrorist Charges

You said it yourself. Reflashing is trivial on most *other* phones.

> From what I understand reflashing Motorola is fairly easy. It's not > so for Nokia unless you have invested in the specialized equipment, > dongles, clips etc. to do it. Considering the value of the typical > phones used for TracFone or Net10 it's a lot of work for little > profit.

Certainly that is the case for a single phone. But in bulk, I can easily see how the investment could pay off. I took a look at TracFone's website and a fair number of their el cheapo $20 phones are Motorolas.

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