July 22 - 13:07
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FTC warns hardware makers it will fight right to repair restrictions
The Federal Trade Commission has unanimously voted to take on unlawful “right to repair” restrictions in a new policy statement issued Wednesday. The new policy would target hardware manufacturers that strictly inhibit users’ abilities to repair their own devices, such as Apple. The news comes just days after the White House endorsed similar rules in an executive order on economic competition.
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