02/04/2014, Do you remember some of the weirder names when it comes to far older modes of two-wheeled transportation such as the penny farthing? Well, the unicycle has not exactly been the most popular mode to get around in the past, where it more or less remained within the domain of the circus, but here we are with the RYNO Cycle which could very well change one’s perception on this transportation […]
12/03/2013, If you use a bicycle on a daily basis, you know just how much energy can be harnessed from simply riding your bike, although many of us just use them to get from point A to point B. That’s all about to change as a startup based out of Cambridge, Massachusetts has began selling its Copenhagen Wheel that may introduce new ways for bike riders to use their favorite mode […]
10/15/2013, When it comes to electric bicycles, many parts of the world would see a speed limit set by the local authorities to have it max out at a top speed of 20 mph (32 km/h). Anything higher than that, and it would not be classified any more as a bicycle in the legal sense of the word. This particular ruling would definitely go some lengths in ensuring that the speed […]
06/24/2013, A new smart helmet will help Citi Bike riders to find the nearest docking station.
06/17/2013, Technodat's flying bicycle finally got its test launch.
06/13/2013, Bicycle vaults in Japan.
05/24/2013, A French bicyclist was able to use a hydrogen-powered rocket bike to reach a top speed of 163MPH.
04/22/2013, Many of us are familiar with the idea of convergence devices. Take your smartphone for instance. It was not too long ago when the normal mobile phone could make and receive calls, in addition to just text messages. Over time, additional functions were introduced to it, ranging from it being your mobile shopping list, portable media player, personal navigation device, the works! Well, I guess it makes perfect sense if […]
02/26/2013, Cyclists do not exactly have the highest survival rate on roads, even more so in countries where motorists tend to be a whole lot more reckless. Of course, one big issue when cycling in major road arteries would be the fact that bicycles do not come with indicators, leaving the job to the cyclist to indicate by hand, which can be quite dangerous at times especially when one has to […]
02/19/2013, For those of you who love mountain biking, perhaps you love the well tarred roads that are smooth as a baby’s bottom, and we also know of the excitement in riding down a mountain trail. But what about those stretches of loose snow or sand? Such terrain is not exactly the most conducive for riding, even with the large 2.75-inch tires, as they seem to have a tendency to sink […]
10/16/2012, We did talk about the cardboard bicycle idea in July this year, where the cost of manufacturing such a green mode of transportation is said to be $9, but since inventor of the cardboard bicycle, Izhar Gafni, is not running a charity, chances are should his idea actually take off and we see mass production of the cardboard bicycle, the eventual price tag would be a wee bit more than […]
10/05/2012, In a city swarming with traffic, it is often a lot wiser to rely on bicycles to carry you to your destination quickly. However, at the same time, it may not be all that feasible to have a bike in a metropolis, given the fact that it is extremely easy for someone to steal away your bike, despite all those fancy locks. Social Bicycles has set its bicycles with built-in […]
09/14/2012, Bicycles are a popular mode of transportation for smaller distances. Especially, when it comes to kids, most of us want them to try their hands on bicycles for a few years before they turn their attention to more ‘advanced’ vehicles. Bicycles are already among the cheapest vehicles on the market. However, what if you were told that you could now lay your hands on a cool bicycle for a mere […]
09/03/2012, Are you a cycling enthusiast? Ever wanted to try your hands (read legs) on biking at the comfort of indoors? Here’s a fine solution to your needs: Wahoo Fitness has unveiled a new Biker Trainer that not only comes with many tweaks and options but is also tech-savvy. It is aptly called KICKR Biker Trainer and you can control it with the help of an iPhone app. It is essentially […]