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Wooden bicycle is lovingly hand-made

10/06/2011, Bicycles made out of wood? Well, what you see above is definitely not the first of its kind, and it also is not going to be the last. What you see above though, is hand-made, being a near all-wooden bike by Dutch industrial designer Jan Gunneweg, where it...

Ben Heck develops proximity sensor for cyclists

09/27/2011, Being a cyclist is the way to go if you happen to live in a city where everything is within close proximity, making it rather pointless to own a car and fight for parking downtown while running the risk of picking up an illegal parking ticket as well. Not...

Ron Arad creates a bicycle with steel tires

09/23/2011, The phrase to “reinvent the wheel” has often been used in negative terms, usually to refer to the creation of something needless or pointless, but in the case of Ron Arad, that is what he has literally done with this bike design, which by all accounts...

StayLocked destroys your bike if someone tries to steal it

09/13/2011, Bicycles are great for getting around the city as they don’t require fuel like motorbikes and they’re also considerably cheaper too, not to mention in some cities you can even bring your bike along with you while you ride the subway. Unfortunately due...

Bicycle Library lets you ride a bike home

08/18/2011, When you mention the word “library”, what comes across your mind? For most of us, it would be tome after tome of delectable books, waiting to kick start your imagination in ways you never thought possible – especially after weaning...

Smart pedelec electric bike enters production

08/16/2011, Smart, the company that rolled out that cute little car in the past intends to live up to its name, although this time it will not be a four wheeler that will grace our roads, but rather, the pedelec – also known as the Pedal Electric Cycle. This...

Flywheel bicycle offers a timely boost

08/15/2011, Getting around the town on a bicycle is one of the greenest methods, what with ever increasing fuel prices making many people think three times before they purchase another gas guzzler. After all, if the public transportation system in your area is decent...

Bike Fixtation comes in handy for two-wheeler owners

07/21/2011, Love living the green lifestyle? You can’t go wrong by cycling around, although for those who need to commute a distance to work, cycling there isn’t going to make the cut – other than carrying your bicycle with you and mixing it up with...

Concept Audi electric bike is sleek and minimalistic

06/29/2011, While bicycles are already as green as vehicles can get, motorbikes unfortunately don’t fall into the same category. As a way to compromise the need for an engine (sometimes you just need that extra help going uphill especially after a tiring day at...

Wattbike measures how much power you generate during cycling

06/16/2011, If you’ve always wondered about how much power you produce whenever you’re cycling, you won’t have to wonder anymore. (In case you were wondering, cyclists do measure their power output as a way to compare their skills and to measure their growth...