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Skillsharing workshops, for and by women

Last week, our first women's electronics repair workshop was a great success, thanks to the participation of 12 women of all ages and skill levels. ...

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Guest post: Notes on my first Restart Party

This guest post is by Barcelona-based researcher Blanca Callén, who spent a week with The Restart Project. Read more about her ethnographic research ...

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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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Opening gadgets and transforming our reality

A journalist asked us the other day what our "best repairs" have been, and what makes us proudest about The Restart Project. Perhaps she expected us ...

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Greetings television viewers

You are probably reading this because you spotted us on the telly. And you probably have a couple of questions: Who are you? The Restart ...

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Our kind of early adopters

Last week, we launched our workplaces services with a special event in our home at Makerversity in Somerset House. In attendance were over 60 friends ...

El Fabrika, in a suburb of Tunis, threw the first Restart Party on the African continent.

Restart around the world

We had an amazing year in 2013. Our Restart Parties have inspired people to host their own, from Florida, to Italy to Tunisia and across the city ...

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Top 5 fixes of 2013

So hard to choose our favourite fixes of the year, after seeing hundreds of devices and working with their owners! We picked these together with our ...

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Throwing a spanner in the consumerist Christmas

Just about this time of year, we are bombarded with even MORE messages to consume. The emotional blackmail underlying these messages is shocking. We ...