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How to grow a circular economy

Last year, our TEDx talk raised the question of how to move towards a people-centred circular economy. This question is more relevant than ever. ...

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Energy, emissions and our gadgets

Apple is in full PR-blitz mode today with an announcement about reducing its emissions. Very timely, as we're currently taking an online course on ...

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Let’s give repair a chance!

Post originally published on the blog of Resource Conference, a free event on the circular economy. In conversations on the circular economy, ...

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Guest post: Getting smart with a Genius

This guest post is written by Restart Volunteer Coordinator David Mery. About a year ago, my sister in law got a free iPhone 5 from her network. ...

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Keeping tabs on tablets

We were delighted to help BBC Journalist LJ Rich fix her iPad last month, a saga which airs this weekend on BBC Click. Her story of over 8 hours ...

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The march of the black boxes

[caption id="attachment_1556" align="alignnone" width="584"] Used on a CC license by Flickr user trustypics[/caption] This post was originally ...

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The most #ethicalmob

At The Restart Project, our favourite - and surprisingly uncommon - message is: We were amused to have dozens of friends and supporters ...

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A repairable Fairphone

This post was first published as a guest post on the Fairphone blog.Two weeks ago we ran a workshop in the Fairphone Pop-Up Shop as part of London ...

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Smarter Phones or Smarter Citizens?

[caption id="attachment_1377" align="alignnone" width="450"] Volunteers from The Restart Project take apart a Fairphone prototype to learn about its ...