Right to repair: policy & activism


Repair data This is where we discuss and analyse data on repair.
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Sign our Right to Repair petition! :memo:

Today we’ve launched a new petition to the UK government, BEIS and Defra ministers calling for real Right to Repair rules. As many of you will remember, back in March the government claimed to be introducing the Right t…

5 May 7, 2021
The Right to Repair: an introduction 1 July 5, 2018
FTC Report Finds Manufacturers’ Repair Restrictions Unwarranted 3 May 10, 2021
Tech YouTuber Marques Brownlee explores the Right to Repair 1 May 8, 2021
Australian commission backs Right to Repair for agricultural equipment 2 May 8, 2021
Computer repair sector reduces CO2e by 3-10 million tonnes 1 May 7, 2021
Dare to Repair programmes on BBC radio: live chats 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May 18 May 4, 2021
Right to Repair in Switzerland 4 May 3, 2021
Press stories 23 April 30, 2021
Why do printers break? Join the PrintCat :paw_prints: investigation 41 April 30, 2021
Droit à la réparation 1 April 27, 2021
Security researcher take-down of John Deere - "no security through obscurity" 1 April 24, 2021
Samsung "upcycling" programme - disappointing 2 April 23, 2021
Linus Tech Tips embraces Right to Repair 2 April 22, 2021
Cleaning Up the E-Waste Mess: Big Tech Needs to Do More 2 April 20, 2021
Join our Open Data Day hunt :mag_right: 7 April 15, 2021
Why Verizon locks bootloaders 24 April 13, 2021
Implications of new Right to Repair measures for 3D printing "industry" 2 April 12, 2021
Help us understand why smartphones break with MobiFix (ORA edition) 3 April 8, 2021
Louis Rossman crowdfunding $6m for new MA ballot measure 3 April 5, 2021
Apple to supply parts to independent repair shops 14 March 31, 2021
Popular Youtuber Veritasium talks about planned obsolescense & right to repair 1 March 27, 2021
25 US states considering Right to Repair laws so far in 2021 2 March 18, 2021
Comparison of software support by major mobile manufacturers 1 March 16, 2021
Politics of Repair 3 March 14, 2021
The Right to Repairy Fairy (cartoon) :fairy: 1 March 10, 2021
BBC News: How can we make washing machines last? 3 March 5, 2021
Smartphone serialisation: Apple strikes again 6 February 24, 2021
Call for action for a YT video 6 February 17, 2021
Machine learning and repair 28 February 13, 2021