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28 July 2021
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The Wall Street Journal: Broken iPhone? Stalled tractor? FTC wants to make it easier to fix them

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21/07/2021 - 23:02

The Federal Trade Commission said it wants to give consumers more power to fix devices such as smartphones and home appliances, voting to step up efforts targeting manufacturers if the agency determines repair restrictions are illegal.


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