“AirPods were destined to become e-waste from the moment they were manufactured. And AirPods become e-waste after just eighteen months, when the irreplaceable lithium ion battery dies.”

@lunar this was a good article but i found it weirdly like monotonously repetitive? like every fifth paragraph was like, "woe, these are disposable objects! yet that cannot be thrown out! the irony!" [some information about exploitation of child labor in the DRC and then...] "to think! these objects, made to be forgotten, cannot, in fact, be forgotten, lo!"
@lunar on the other hand i 100% support the message home that AirPods are wasteful and designed to be that way, so maybe it warrants lots of repetition
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