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Garmin Acquires Bicycle Tech Company MetriGear

09/21/2010, Garmin has announced the acquisition of a Silicon Valley-based startup, MetriGear, a company that focuses on technology for cyclists. The deal is expected to help Garmin expand its fitness division which currently offers a variety of Edge-series GPS...

Sideways Bike design looks weird

09/08/2010, Michael Killian’s Sideways Bike design is definitely different from what one would have seen in the past, as this concept has been chosen out of over 3,000 entries in the ‘Seoul Cycle Design Competition 2010′ that was organized in...

Ciclotte bicycle is one hot exercise equipment

08/25/2010, Most of the time, exercise equipment (which aren’t cheap mind you) will be used only at the beginning, only to be left tucked away in the corner somewhere to house a family of dust bunnies after a while. The Ciclotte bicycle is something that you...

Foldable bike can be folded into a bag

08/19/2010, Most foldable bikes are highly portable, but the question is this – do they look good when folded? The answer is in the affirmative when you take into account the new foldale bike that was featured in Wallpaper magazine. Designed by Japanese makers...

Precious Bike Will Tweet Its Biking Experiences

08/10/2010, Mankind seems to be rather busy trying to make every device on the planet tweet, and next up in the line of device to gain such abilities is Precious, a bike that has been configured to tweet details on the weather, hilliness of the terrain and speed...

DIY Bicycle USB-power Generator

07/07/2010, Chances are that you’ve had a dynamo on your bicycle before, so you know that you are generating some form of energy while riding your bicycle. So what if we could use that energy to charge your gadgets, it’d be quite useful to be able to keep...

Danish Hotel Lets You Pedal For A Free Meal

04/19/2010, Do you always use the gym in the hotel you’re staying at to keep fit? The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Copenhagen is trying to offer you more incentive to exercise, as the hotel has hooked up a few exercise bikes to a generator. Guests who are interested...

City Cycle chainless bike

04/15/2010, The City Cycle chainless bike concept relies on a pedelec system which will target use in urban commutes, where you travel no more than 6km on average. After all, it will definitely let you arrive at your office without sweating like a pig thanks to the...

Iwatani fuel-cell assisted bicycle

03/09/2010, Iwatani Corp. of Japan have come up with a new fuel-cell assisted bicycle which charges a lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery using a polymer electrolyte fuel cell (PEFC) system, where it is able to garner an output of about 60W. Hydrogen is the fuel of choice...

Yike Bike electric folding bicycle

03/08/2010, The Yike Bike electric folding bicycle is pretty interesting – who would’ve thought that something like this would ever hit the market? While it might be the lightest and smallest of its kind in the world, it definitely ain’t cheap at...

Magtenlight: Magnetically Powered Bicycle Lights

03/07/2010, Dynamo lights certainly aren’t something new to bicycles, but they rely on the physical contact with a spinning wheel to keep it powered, which is well and good, but surely there’s a more interesting way to get the job done? Well, the...

Spokeless bicycle looks cool

02/16/2010, Check out the mechanical engineering class at Yale who have come together in just a single semester, constructing a bicycle that has a spokeless back wheel. As you’ve probably noticed, only the back wheel is spokeless. This was done for several...

Emcycle hybrid vehicle

01/25/2010, The Emcycle hybrid is a mode of transportation that allows you to cocoon yourself and pedal to your destination, or enlist the help of electrical assistance to get you there. With three drive options which range from AM (I have energy) to PM (I’m...