Podcast

The ‘Right To Repair’ Could Change The Way We Use Tech

A great podcast interview by BFM 89.9
Jerome Teh, Secondlifeasia
Produced by: Arvindh Yuvaraj, BFM 89.9
Presented by: Richard Bradbury, Arvindh Yuvaraj, and Christine Wong, BFM 89.9
04-Feb-21 12:00

Would you repair a defective phone/tablet or get a new one? Your answer may change depending on your “right to repair”, a movement that’s gaining traction over in the US. Partly due to planned-obsolescence fatigue, the right to repair means tech companies will have to prioritise customers who would rather repair defective tech instead of having to buy new products.

Disrupting Tech Repair

A great podcast interview by BFM 89.9
Jerome Teh, Secondlifeasia
Produced / Presented by: Arvindh Yuvaraj, BFM 89.9
05-Jan-21 10:00

Why does it take so long to repair a computer? Why does changing a battery take a week? These are the questions Jerome and his team asked themselves before embarking on Secondlifeasia – a service outlet that’s disrupting the tech-repair scene by offering same-day repairs, with a warranty attached. We speak to Jerome about competing with the big brands, servicing a B2B market, and expanding his range to include Android devices as well.