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Redesigning the inkjet printer – work in progress

This week we participated in the first of three workshops organised by the People's Design Lab. It was an opportunity to learn from others with a ...

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Let’s rethink and Restart the inkjet printer

[caption id="attachment_1136" align="alignnone" width="584"] This inkjet printer is still functional, but was open by our volunteers Jack and Ben and ...

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Repair Rickshaw Concept

[caption id="attachment_671" align="alignnone" width="584"] Photo remixed from Flickr user sarahandiain on CC license[/caption] Since we got ...

Ugo and the Restart team work wonders on printers & laptops at The Repair Cafe at The Goodlife Centre

Participatory repair as an alternative to the throw-away society

The past couple of weeks have been really busy for us: we took part, presented and/or repaired things at a lot of inspiring events, such as the ...

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Behaviour change and electronics

What if we could hypnotise you into using your e-stuff longer? That would mission accomplished! Loooook into my eyes. Well when we mention ...

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What we are throwing away

Our e-stuff is a goldmine. Recently the United Nations University and the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) estimated that electronic ...

A repair ecosystem

We're currently doing some research to test some of ideas about fostering economies of repair, and we thought why not share some of what we ...