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Restart at universities

Our "residency" at City University this month was worthwhile as we reached students in need, and students who will spread our ethos. We had some ...

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Mobile on the blink: let’s treat our phones like we treat our bikes

I woke up today and the HTC Desire I have been using since December - in its fourth year of service - flickered and then the screen went black. ...

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Where are the women Restarters? Let’s get girls tinkering and fixing

[caption id="attachment_4757" align="alignnone" width="637"] Orsetta (r), one of our more engaged women Restarters[/caption] Yesterday was Ada ...

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5 simple ways to save your good old Android

[caption id="attachment_4735" align="alignnone" width="640"] Photo by flickr user khamtram, used on CC BY 2.0 license[/caption] This post is for ...

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This October: Join Restart At City University

One of the objectives of the Restart Project is to help new groups all over the world to replicate our Restart Parties independently, to support ...

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Why we care about measurement – introducing our Fixometer concept

People love to get their gadgets fixed. There is absolutely no doubt about it. For now, we can measure this in smiles, stories, and all of the ...

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Designing for more visible waste prevention

[caption id="attachment_4400" align="alignnone" width="585"] Photo by Flickr user jidanchaomian[/caption] You may recall, a year ago, we ...

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Funding drive ends today: show your support

We're in fundraising mode, in the final push of our bi-annual campaign. A total of 20 donors have generously contributed £902.50 - but we are ...

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Our first official year – achievements and future steps

We are still young (and we still have plenty of mistakes to make), but we're proud to say we've grown leaps and bounds from the time when we made our ...