You Can Alter Your Car’s Software Now

Waring Abbott/Getty Images

Waring Abbott/Getty Images

This is an update on previous posts on Green Comet, one on the John Deere debacle, and one on the champions of fixing our own stuff, iFixit. This one is about a change to the DMCA (Digital Millennium Copyright Act) that allows car owners to make modifications to their cars without breaking the law.

The DMCA exemptions were announced in 2015, but they took a whole year to go into effect.

Source: Modders, rejoice: It’s legal to tweak your car’s software now – Roadshow

Fix on!


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Jim has fought forest fires and controlled traffic in the air and on the sea. Now he writes stories.
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