IFixit.com, which 24x7 Magazine profiled in depth recently, has received a letter from a medical equipment provider claiming that the website violated its copyrights.
Category: Right to Repair
Efforts are currently underway in at least four states—Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, and New York—to pass right to repair legislation. According to The Repair Association, the most promising avenue for reform seems to be a legislative approach at the state level, with the hope that if one state falls in line, a national agreement will follow.Read More
The right to repair a device by those other than the manufacturer’s personnel has long been the elephant in the room that no one wants to talk about. Hospitals should be able to get the documentation and software to troubleshoot and repair devices.Read More