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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...

Bicycle Cargo Design

11/17/2009, If you’ve ever tried moving stuff to the next block armed with only a bicycle, you’ll know that it’s an extremely frustrating affair. Well, the Bicycle Cargo design certainly looks like it can tackle the problem, as long as you’re...

Cytronex Cannondale Capo Bicycle

11/02/2009, Sometimes you’ve just got to sit back and wonder what’s the difference between an electric bicycle, and a motorcycle. Probably just the type of fuel/electric it uses. Anyways, most electric bikes that you see are too bulky and heavy. Enter the...

Spooklight For Your Bike

10/18/2009, We’ve all seen various versions of brake lights for bicycles, but the Spooklight is certainly something interesting. For starters, it has blinkers, so you won’t have to tire your arms to signal when you’re turning. The blinkers are...

Foldable Bike Looks Handy

10/17/2009, If you’ve ever felt lazy and wanted to walk instead of ride your bike, then the Bergmönch Backpack Bike will certainly be something that you’d like. This lightweight bike can be folded and stored into an integrated backpack while even...