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Status: unrepaired. Options for reusing and recycling electronics

We fix roughly 40% of devices at Restart Parties at the first go. Another 5% go home "DIY ready". But what about the 55% of devices that remain ...

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We have a growing dataset of gadgets that are dead on arrival at our Restart Parties - it's a good measure of what is dead at people's homes. Until ...

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Top 5 fixes of 2014: Restart Party highlights

Here are our favourite fixes from a very memorable year... We can't wait for more in 2015. (If you hosted your own Restart Party and would like to ...

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Good news: awards and institutional support

We won some recognition and funding! These votes of confidence help our "upstart" message travel further - and our business grow, so we can ...

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Want to host a Restart Party? Please use our new kit

We're proud to launch our Restart Party Kit! This is a long time in the making, as we have run over 80 parties and have learned loads over the past ...

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Restarter Profile: Meet Dave

Tell us a little about yourself. I'm a pentegenarian polymath with a penchant for poking around in things. I look down side-streets and say "I ...

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Restarter Profile: Meet Orsetta

Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Orsetta. I studied carpentry, interior design, set building and painting, and prop making. After ...

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Restarter Profile: Meet David

Tell us a little about yourself. I am known as either David or Panda. I moved to London from Paris twenty-one years ago. I have studied ...

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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 ...