September 10, 2020
Celebrate repair as essential on Repair Day 2020!

Mark your calendars for Repair Day 2020 on October 17th! This year we’re exploring why repair is essential now more than ever.

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July 7, 2020
Our Open Repair dataset grows to 42,000 records

Our dataset keeps growing, by 42% in the six months before lockdown

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January 29, 2020
Open Repair Data: 30,000 records together at last

We’re excited to share that the Open Repair Alliance has published our first […]

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October 30, 2019
Podcast on repair data

The podcast of The Restart Project takes us on a tour of the data collected at community repair events across the world by The Open Repair Alliance.

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October 24, 2019
International Repair Day doubles in size again

This third International Repair Day was the biggest ever, with 260+ events on […]

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October 22, 2019
Why do computers fail? Insights from Fixfest 2019

Our second Open Repair Data dive was held in September at Mozilla Berlin […]

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October 18, 2019
Opening up repair data at Fixfest 2019

At Fixfest 2019, members of the global repair community came together to meet […]

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April 12, 2019
First sharing of repair data by members

We are excited to share that all members of the Open Repair Alliance […]

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January 5, 2019
Flashmob for the right to repair on January 8 in Brussels

Open Repair Alliance members iFixit and The Restart Project are amongst the organisers […]

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December 13, 2018
Celebrating the first European vote for more repairable products

We recently called attention to the current voting season at the European level that can crucially affect the repairability of our products. When we arrived in Brussels to “welcome” delegates with a broken fridge, key sections of the measures were in doubt. After the result of this first vote, we are celebrating, with a couple of serious caveats.

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