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The importance of fixing your own consumer electronics with IFixit's Kyle Wiens

The importance of fixing your own consumer electronics with IFixit's Kyle Wiens

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Kyle Wiens is the CEO and Co-founder of IFixit. IFixit is kind of the Wikipedia of Repair Guides and Teardowns. Scott and Kyle talk about why it's important to be able to fix your own hardware. Do we have the right of repair? Why are so many consumer electronics designed without repairability in mind?

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