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Kyle Wiens, founder of iFixit, is leading a team of journalists on a documentary trip in Africa to meet the community of electronics technicians who fix and remake the world’s discarded electronics. Here, he describes the inspiration for the trip.
Introductory post here: Why Fixers Will Save Our Planet - Fixers - Technology - The Atlantic. The Atlantic will continue to publish dispatches, and Wiens notes that, “We’ll be posting photos and stories from the road… . Keep up with the Fixers documentary on Facebook and here at The Atlantic.”