The Restart Project Podcast

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We're revisiting some of our past episodes to reflect on how the repair community has been impacted by the events of the pandemic.  The post Restart Podcast Ep. 67: Reflecting on repair during the pandemic appeared first on The Restart Project.
We're on our summer break from radio this month but we would really appreciate if you can take the time to fill in our listener survey. The post Restart Radio: A small ask appeared first on The Restart Project.
In our final episode of the summer season, we talk to Kate Edwards about building with cob and why it is a really sustainable way forward. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 66: Ancient cob building, part of a low-tech future appeared first on The R
Despite what the British weather says, summer has come around again and with it comes Restart's summer reading list! The post Restart Radio: Our 2021 Summer Reading List appeared first on The Restart Project.
We talk to Jessa Jones, founder of iPad Rehab about teaching herself logicboard repair, her fight against 'branded' repair, and R2R in the US. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 65: Saving memories and exposing ‘branded’ repair with Jessa Jones appe
As businesses and community spaces are able to pick up operations again, we talk to Alys Penfold, Borrower Support Lead at Library of Things. The post Restart Radio: Borrowing boom at Library of Things appeared first on The Restart Project.
We talk to Abby Rose and Jo Barratt from Farmerama - a podcast that aims to share the voices and experiences of regenerative farming. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 64: Regenerative farming and rural tinkering with Farmerama appeared first on The
Revisiting our conversation with Loubani and Garapick on medical repair and reuse, we learn when intellectual property can be lethal. And we don't just mean for vaccines. The post Restart Radio Republished: When “intellectual property” is letha
Robbie Gillet from Possible talks to us about the Badvertising campaign, which seeks to stop harmful adverts contributing to the climate crisis.  The post Restart Podcast Ep. 63: Badvertising – when ads promote fossil fuels and overconsumption
Following Greenland's election, we’re revisiting our interview with Autogena and Portway about their documentary, ‘Kuannersuit/Kvanefjeld’. The post Restart Radio Republished: Greenland’s election and Kvanefjeld mine appeared first on The Resta
Bas Flipsen and Julieta Bolaños Arriola from TU Delft tell us how 3D printing can be adapted to help solve the electronic waste crisis.  The post Restart Podcast Ep. 62: How 3D printing can help us repair appeared first on The Restart Project.
As schools reopen across the country, we revisit the vital work of laptop reuse projects and talk to Mer-IT and Hackney Fixers. The post Restart Radio: Reusing laptops for digital inclusion with Mer-IT and Hackney Fixers appeared first on The R
We discuss opportunities and limits of the new French Repairability together with experts involved in its development and in the European Right to Repair campaign The post Restart Podcast Ep. 61: Introducing the French Repairability Index appea
On February’s episode, we discuss game consoles, printers, and the virtually useless voluntary agreements for their manufacturers. The post Restart Radio: How manufacturers game the system through voluntary agreements appeared first on The Rest
Labour rights abuses did not start with Covid. Omana George from Electronics Watch tells us how she has been working to protect occupational health. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 60: Helping electronics workers improve conditions appeared first
On our first show of 2021, we revisit the topic of digital inclusion and providing laptops to students in need. The post Restart Radio: What is true digital inclusion? appeared first on The Restart Project.
Interactive artist, presenter and Repair Café volunteer Seb Lee-Delisle talks about his installation Laser Light City. Through it, he allows viewers to control high-powered lasers beaming into the urban night sky. We also talk nerd comedy, open
It's our final radio show of a year full of bad news, and we have some good news to share. We speak to Jonathan Samuels, a lighting designer who has started a new lighting business. And we talk about positive steps by UK and EU Parliaments. Th
John Wackman and Elizabeth Knight are repair organisers and community advocates in the US. We hear how this work informed their new book, Repair Revolution. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 58: You say you want a Repair Revolution appeared first on
Joined by renowned iPhone repairer, Rico Cerva, we discuss how the serialisation of smartphone components is affecting independent repair. The post Restart Radio: The dangers of serialisation in smartphones with Rico Cerva appeared first on Th
In October, the European Right to Repair campaign launched the “Heroes of Repair” series. We talk to Chloé Mikolajczak about the need to put a human face on repair. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 57: “Heroes of Repair” European video series appea
To celebrate Ada Lovelace Day, we're republishing this 2018 interview with Suw Charman-Anderson, founder of the Ada Lovelace Day (ALD), which annually supports and increases the visibility of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
To kick off the autumn season, we talked to the founder of the non-profit organisation e Foundation, Gaël Duval. With their OS, /e/, they are prioritising user and data privacy. We find out why a change in our approach to data protection is suc
On our first radio show after the summer break, we're joined by James Diamond to discuss Hackney Fixers' new community laptop repair project. The post Restart Radio: Hackney Fixers’ laptop repair and reuse project appeared first on The Restart
We talk to Jude Daniel Smith from Teach the Future, which aims to reshape the school curriculum to reflect the urgency of the climate crisis and equip younger generations for its inevitable impact on their future. The post Restart Podcast Ep. 5
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