quote: Go to K-Mart. Buy a phone.
quote: That's the problem right there. Most people *don't* buy their cell phones, they lease them. And generally the company doing the leasing is free to set terms of usage.
quote: That would drive down cost of the phones that are priced artificially high to begin with. I'm sure that Samsung, Apple and the others don't want unsubsidized phones to become the norm.