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Washington Bill Would Make it Illegal to Sell Electronics That Don’t Have Easily Replaceable Batteries

iPhone CPU throttling controversy is fueling a new round of state-level right to repair legislation.
Jason Koebler
1.26.18
Right to Repair

Apple's iPhone Throttling Will Reinvigorate the Push for Right to Repair Laws

More states are considering right to repair legislation that will make it easier to fix your electronics.
Jason Koebler
12.21.17
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
Right to Repair

There Are Now 11 States Considering Bills to Protect Your 'Right to Repair' Electronics

Lawmakers in three more states have just filed right to repair bills.
Jason Koebler
4.10.17
Right to Repair

Why American Farmers Are Hacking Their Tractors With Ukrainian Firmware

A dive into the thriving black market of John Deere tractor hacking.
Jason Koebler
3.21.17
humans of the year

Gay Gordon-Byrne Is the Ringleader of the 'Right to Repair' Movement

She's fighting against Apple and the video game industry to ensure you're allowed to fix the things you buy.
Jason Koebler
3.17.17
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
Fix Your Stuff

Source: Apple Will Fight 'Right to Repair' Legislation

Apple representatives plan to tell Nebraska lawmakers that repairing your phone is dangerous.
Jason Koebler
2.14.17
Apple

‘Authorized Service Provider’ Programs Undermine Our Right to Repair Electronics

Tesla is stonewalling an independent repair shop in Denmark, just like Apple and other manufacturers do in the United States every single day.
Jason Koebler
8.30.16
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