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Hey there. Here are the major right to repair stories in the 07/15/2021 edition:
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Why You Should Care About Your Right to Repair Gadgets

Why You Should Care About Your Right to Repair Gadgets. New legislation could simplify tech maintenance and make buying a new smartphone or ...
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YouTuber Fixes Tesla for $700 After $16000 Repair Quote From Company

Rich Benoit from the channel Rich Rebuilds posted the video on Sunday, sparking a conversation about consumers' right to repair, especially when it ...
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FTC Role Expanded, Includes Right-to-Repair Oversight

Washington Insider -- Wednesday. FTC Role Expanded, Includes Right-to-Repair Oversight. 7/14/2021 | 5:30 AM CDT.
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Broken phones and tech at the center of Biden's right to repair debate: What's going on now

Right to repair just might change the way we all look at products we break. Here's what you need to know. Josh Miller/CNET. It's happened to all of us ...
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It's Getting Easier To Be Handy

The Biden Administration is trying to tackle the thorny issue with this new Executive Order which covers “Right To Repair”, or R2R, for not just farmers, ...
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Right to repair may lead to increased claims against manufacturers

Product liability expert Katie Hancock of Pinsent Masons said: “Under the Consumer Protection Act 1987 (CPA), if a consumer sustains damage as a ...
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Faster iPhone leaks, MacBook Pro supply issues, large iPhone WiFi issues

Fight for the right to repair. Following the FTC's report on repair rights in the United States, President Joe Biden will instruct the FTC to draft new rules ...
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Farm Bureau favors executive order

The order also changes the "Right to Repair '' issue that forces producers to pay manufacturers high prices for tractor repairs. The much-disputed ...
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CPI reports 5.4% inflation, highest in 13 years

The right to repair – what does it mean? How is the government keeping our economy competitive? Kyle Wiens, a right-to-repair advocate and CEO of ...
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Right to repair” is about more than DIY

When iFixit CEO Kyle Wiens explains the “right to repair,” he looks to a farm near his home on California's central coast. “They tell me if they need to ...
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Right to repair reviews a hot topic in United States and Australia

Consumers' right to repair has become a contentious topic across the globe, with the use of software locks and proprietary parts impacting not just farm ...
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How Biden's Competition Order Helps Independent Farms

In May, the Federal Trade Commission completed its examination of the right-to-repair issue and released a report titled "Nix the Fix: An FTC Report to ...
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How Biden's Competition Order Helps Independent Farms

Both manufacturers and right-to-repair advocates acknowledge that many products now consist of physical goods and embedded software that the ...
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US federal government agencies tightening their focus on med tech

White House 'right to repair' policy draws fire. While the world of regulation and enforcement is in flux, the FDA has given voice to concerns over ...
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On the money

Australians fight for the right to repair our phones and gadgets (The Brisbane Times). France stuns Wallabies 28-26 in Melbourne to level Test series ...
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The Security Digest: #69

President Biden signed an executive order “targeting right to repair, ISPs, net neutrality, and more”. The executive order is mostly encouragement for ...
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This Garage Could Save You Thousands of Dollars When Things Go Wrong With Your Tesla

Tesla wanted $16,000 to fix this NEW Model 3, we did it for $700! The importance of Right to REPAIR!
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Biden Buys In: US President shows support for the 'Right to Repair' campaign.

Washington, D.C. — United States President Joe Biden has shown his support of the 'Right to Repair' campaign by signing an executive order late last ...
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BIDEN SIDES WITH INDEPENDENT REPAIR SHOPS, SIGNS EXECUTIVE RIGHT TO REPAIR ...

... sued the state over a recently passed “Right to Repair” law that would force the automakers to share their cybersecurity data surrounding emissions ...
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YouTuber fixes Tesla for $700 after automaker said repair would cost $16000

The issue is being used to highlight the importance of right to repair. ... A popular YouTuber was able to fix a damaged Tesla for just $700 after the ...
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Paul F. Roberts, Founder, SecuRepairs
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