A while back, Sony Ericsson said it wanted to do things better in 2011 with how they approach developers and the security of their devices. Fortunately, they’ve stayed true to their word as XperiaBlog.net spotted a comment by one of their engineers who confirmed that the process would be publicized in the upcoming weeks.
They’ll have a website for those interested to go to where they can submit their IMEI number. Upon doing so, you’ll receive an unlock key for the bootloader that you can use in Fastboot to free those proverbial chains. Sounds like exciting stuff and I wish a certain someone else (coughstartswithanMcough) would follow suit. [Xperia Blog via AC]