Used Tech and Gadget Repair Businesses Are Booming Right Now

People are more interested than ever in repair and reuse

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“Nothing convinces people of the importance of the right to repair more than actually repairing their own electronics.”

“Part of the reason we ended up with such a disposable relationship with devices like phones is it was convenient to upgrade every few years… New devices are no longer more convenient — or even available.”


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