Wednesday, November 25

Right to Repair

iPhone News, Right to Repair

House Committee Publishes Apple Emails Showing Internal Debate on Right to Repair

At the request of the House Judiciary Committee, Apple has turned over internal communications on Right to Repair, revealing that the company’s seemingly united front against Right to Repair is actually an internal debate with one Apple memo asking, “What’s our repair strategy?” (via iFixit). The memo from Apple’s Director of Corporate Communications shows more division inside Apple than one could have ever guessed. The memo continues, “…with one hand we are making these changes and the other is actively fighting Right to Repair legislation moving in 20 states without real coordination for how updated policies could be used to leverage our position.” Other emails show Apple’s discussion on how its repair policies are perceived in the press, and surprise among the ranks as Appl...