FORA.tv Speaker - Kyle Wiens

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Biography

Kyle Wiens is the co-founder and CEO of iFixit, an online repair community internationally renowned for their open source repair manuals and product teardowns. Launched out of his Cal Poly college dorm room, iFixit has now empowered upwards of 15 million people to repair their broken stuff. In 2012, he started Dozuki, a software company that is revolutionizing online technical documentation for makers and manufacturers. Kyle has testified on electronic exports in front of the International Trade Commission and is actively involved in developing global environmental standards. Kyle regularly speaks on design for disassembly, technical writing, repair, service documentation, and the environmental impact of electronics at forums like MacWorld and eScrap. He also regularly writes for media outlets including The Atlantic, Harvard Business Review, Wired, and TreeHugger.

1 Program

EFF & IFixit: Defending the Right to Tinker

05.19.13 | 00:25:04 min | 0 comments