Future Tense is a partnership of Slate, New America, and Arizona State University that examines emerging technologies, public policy, and society. The people have spoken, and they want their phones to last. And across the nation, elected officials are proposing a type of legislation that would give consumers more power to fix their devices as they age or are damaged. Over the past two years, these "right to repair" bills have gained popularity. This week, California joined the list, bringing the number of states with proposed legislation to 18.
Mar-10-2018, 14:07:30 GMT