Fair Repair

Tractor Hacking

Tractor-Hacking Farmers Are Leading a Revolt Against Big Tech's Repair Monopolies

Farmers across the country are fighting John Deere's repair monopoly—and winning.
Jason Koebler
2.14.18
Right to Repair

Apple: iPhones Are Too 'Complex' to Let You Fix Them

Apple wants iPhone repair to be "fairly priced and accessible" but says it needs to control access to the market.
Jason Koebler
9.22.17
Fair Repair

The Right to Repair Movement Is Forcing Apple to Change

"They have decided to be nicer to consumers in order to stop them from demanding their right to repair."
Jason Koebler
6.12.17
Fair Repair

New Jersey Becomes the 12th State to Consider Right to Repair Legislation

New Jersey will push to make fixing your gadgets easier.
Jason Koebler
6.2.17
Unfair Repair

Apple Is Lobbying Against Your Right to Repair iPhones, New York State Records Confirm

Behind the scenes, Apple is trying to kill legislation that would make it easier for normal people to fix iPhones.
Jason Koebler
5.18.17
Shattered Glass

The Next iPhone Could Put 15,000 Repair Companies Out of Business

Apple's secret iPhone calibration machine and its Touch ID sensor will allow it to monopolize the repair industry.
Jason Koebler
3.8.17
Fair Repair

Big Tech Companies Are on the Verge of Killing Right to Repair Legislation in Minnesota

Lawmakers choose the interests of megacorporations over the interests of their constituents.
Jason Koebler
3.8.17
Fair Repair

The Video Game Industry Is Lobbying Against Your Right to Repair Consoles

The video game industry has been a particularly notable enemy of fair repair.
Jason Koebler
2.25.17