VICE Guide to Life
How to Refund Nearly Every Regrettable Purchase You Ever Make
Here’s what you need to know about returning anything from fake Yeezys to a plane ticket you just paid for—no matter what.
Right to Repair
45 Out of 50 Electronics Companies Illegally Void Warranties After Independent Repair, Sting Operation Finds
New research showed that 90 percent of contacted companies told customers that repairing their own device would void the warranty; that's illegal under federal law.
Companies Can’t Legally Void the Warranty for Jailbreaking or Rooting Your Phone
Federal warranty law protects your right to run third-party software on your electronics.
How Sony, Microsoft, and Other Gadget Makers Violate Federal Warranty Law
It’s illegal for Sony, Apple, Microsoft, and others to void a warranty just because you repaired your electronics yourself.