Repair Radio: The Official iFixit Podcast

Repair Radio: The Official iFixit Podcast

Every two weeks, iFixit staff writers and DIYers Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon discuss the latest in the world of repair. They also talk about the stuff they're fixing and answer your burning repair questions.

Episodes

November 13, 2019 58 mins

On this episode of Repair Radio, we discuss our Surface Pro X and AirPods Pro teardowns. We also chat about the stuff we’ve been fixing this week and answer some frequently asked questions.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Special Guest:
Taylor Dixon
Music:
Gypsy (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we tell our scariest repair stories in celebration of Halloween, and iFixit teardown engineer Taylor Dixon makes another appearance to talk about our Surface Laptop 3 and Pixel 4 XL teardowns.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Special Guest: Taylor Dixon
Music: Gypsy (@ArchaicsHipHop), Biz Baz Studio

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Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Special Guest:
Taylor Dixon
Music:
Gypsy (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we talked about Apple’s new iPhones, how to turn chains and sprockets into unlikely weapons, and Congress wants to slide into Tim Cook’s emails. Plus, we answered some of your burning questions.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Music: Gypsy (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we discussed Apple’s expansion into the independent repair market and why that’s still not good enough. We also talked about our Samsung Galaxy Note10+ teardown and answered some of your questions about the device.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Special Guest: Taylor Dixon
Music: Gypsy (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we’re discussing Apple’s latest attempt to discourage repair, how to build a cheap and ugly, but effective HDTV antenna, and we’re kickin’ it old-school with lawn mowers. We’re also answering some of your burning questions.

Hosts: Craig Lloyd, Kevin Purdy, and Whitson Gordon
Music: Gypsy and DeeJae Dutch (@ArchaicsHipHop)

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August 5, 2019 38 mins

After taking a brief hiatus a couple months back, Repair Radio is back with an all-new, audio-only format! Every two weeks we'll be discussing the latest tech news, repair stories, and answering your questions about fixing your stuff.

If you're a fan of the old YouTube live streams, don't worry—we'll still do those every now and then, and they'll show up in the Repair Radio feed in your favorite po...

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This week on Repair Radio we welcome our long time friend Zack from JerryRigEverything! We’ll also talk about the mysterious new materials in the 2019 MacBook Pro and speculate about what Apple has up its sleeve for WWDC 2019.

Support Right To Repair in your state!
https://twitter.com/RepairCoalition
https://repair.org/stand-up

Special thanks to our guests. Let’s all be friends on twitter! 
https://twi...

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we'll be talking to @uspirg's Nathan Proctor (@nProctor) about the latest #RightToRepair news. 


Support Right To Repair in your state!
https://twitter.com/RepairCoalition
https://repair.org/stand-up
Special thanks to our guests. Let’s all be friends on twitter!
https://twitter.com/kevinpurdy
https://twitter.com/kwiens
https://twitter.com/nProctor
...

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Kyle Wiens and Kevin Purdy chat with Executive Editor of The Verge, Dieter Bohn, about his experience reviewing the Samsung Galaxy Fold. Got any questions or theories to share about the Fold? Tune in and ask!

Support Right To Repair in your state!

https://twitter.com/RepairCoalition
https://repair.org/stand-up

Special thanks to our guests. Let’s all be friends on twitter!
https://twitter.com/backl...

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This week we welcome former Wirecutter Senior Writer Kevin Purdy to our editorial team and talk to Rep. Jeff Morris about the Right To Repair bill in Washington! 

Support Right To Repair in your state!
https://twitter.com/RepairCoalition
https://repair.org/stand-up
Special thanks to our guests. Let’s all be friends on twitter! 
https://twitter.com/TheRostrum
https://twitter.com/kevinpurdy
https://tw...

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On this episode of Repair Radio, we welcome Jason Koebler from Motherboard and discuss Elizabeth Warren's national Right to Repair Policy. We'll also dive into the recently leaked internal documents that show Apple is capable of complying with Right to Repair. AND review the recent Asus security breach. 

Learn more about Right to Repair: https://repair.org/

Senator Warren talks supports Right to Repair o...

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This week we're interviewing New York Times Columnist David Pogue and we'll get an update on Right to Repair in Minnesota from Tech dump CEO Amanda LaGrange.

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Surya Raghavendran and Moses Buckwalter are two young repair techs that inspire others to try DIY repair. We’ll hear their repair stories and advice they have for the next generation of fixers. 

Surya Raghavendran : https://ifixit.org/blog/11149/right-to-repair-michigan/
Moses Buckwalter: https://mosesbuckwalter.com/



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Louis Rossmann, Michael Oberdick, and Nathan Proctor join us as we talk about recent Right to Repair hearings, schematics and how to respond to those opposing Right to Repair. 

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January 31, 2019 57 mins

Join iFixit’s Kyle Wiens and Kelsea Weber to talk about what's happening in the world of Right to Repair this campaign season.

In this first episode, we'll be discussing the history of Right to Repair legislation in the U.S. with iPad Rehab’s Jessa Jones, Nathan Proctor of U.S. PIRG, and Gay Gordon-Byrne of repair.org.

We'll be hosting more of these calls bi-weekly on iFixit's YouTube channel, so make s...

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