Tag: Bicycle

  • iBike Powerhouse, a fitness trainer for your bicycle’s handlebars!

    iBike Powerhouse, a fitness trainer for your bicycle’s handlebars!

    Bicycles are indeed the best way to get around, given that these pedal-powered contraptions help you burn fat, transport you to your destination and are environment-friendly too! Also, if you’re looking for a great way to keep tabs on your health as you pedal to glory, the iBike Powerhouse is the perfect clip-on for your…

  • Derringer cycle gear brings muscle of motorbikes to bicycles

    Derringer cycle gear brings muscle of motorbikes to bicycles

    At the first sight, this looks like a cross between a motorbike and a bicycle. The intention of the makers was to give you that sort of flexibility but the exposed parts here make it look cool. This moto-hybrid drive train lets you choose between pedal or engine power and can touch speeds up to…

  • Pioneer PotterNavi fills in for your bicycle’s missing GPS geekness

    Pioneer PotterNavi fills in for your bicycle’s missing GPS geekness

    Pioneer’s Japanese wing has spun out the PotterNavi, a specially crafted GPS system for bicycles. Besides guiding you effectively through streets as you peddle, it also as a dedicate bike cradle and an ANT+ sensor that will enlighten you on your bike’s speed and cadence once it is installed on your bike’s rear wheel. Other…

  • Thanko Bicycle Dynamo USB Charger will juice up your gadgets as you pedal

    Thanko Bicycle Dynamo USB Charger will juice up your gadgets as you pedal

    Portable chargers for electric bikes have been mushrooming everywhere but not so much for those pedal-driven ones. Nokia had earlier unveiled their Bicycle Charger Kit which would let cyclists use their own pedal power to juice their up their handsets. The Japanese giant of everything, Thanko, introduced something similar, called the Bicycle Dynamo USB Charger,…

  • Brompton’s electric bicycle folds too

    Brompton’s electric bicycle folds too

    Portable bikes are a great add-on to an adventurer’s list of possible possessions. That’s where the Brompton electric bike makes it in. Being electric and hyper portable is an amazing combination. The company had a decent publicity stint going for the bike’s release that they called ‘Project X’ back then. The bicycle is made to…

  • The Owl 360 rear view camera for bicycles

    The Owl 360 rear view camera for bicycles

    bicycles have never really needed rear view mirror before, though with the streets packing up with vehicles these days, having a bicycle keep an eye on whose trailing behind seems to be just as essential for other motorists on the road. Now handle-bar mirrors for bicycles have always been around, though for the geeks out…

  • StayLocked bicycle turns disabled with breaking the lock

    StayLocked bicycle turns disabled with breaking the lock

    Bicycle users perhaps face the wrath of thieves more than those who chose to ride in their four-wheeled gas-guzzlers, given that these contraptions of transport are easily broken into. Toronto-based industrial designer and cyclist Andrew Leinonen however, has come up with a pretty interesting way to keep thieves at bay, with a self-destructing bike lock.…

  • Daimler Smart E-Bike is a power packed bicycle

    Daimler Smart E-Bike is a power packed bicycle

    Daimler’s city car brand Smart has announced that it will be launching an electric bike next year. This would be the first one from the company and its doing this in co-operation with German electric bike manufacturer Grace. This Smart E-Bike will hit the roads of Europe and North America first and can also be…

  • PiCycle Electric Hybrid Bike looks like a huge boomerang, comes with Wi-Fi capabilities

    PiCycle Electric Hybrid Bike looks like a huge boomerang, comes with Wi-Fi capabilities

    With the world feeling the heat of global warming, electric bikes and cars have become the order of the day in the design town. But the makers of PiCycle didn’t want their creation to just be part of that heap. and we think they’ve managed it pretty well to make their bike stand out. This…

  • Angel Bicycle Helmet adds USB-powered Halo that may be epic enough for you

    Angel Bicycle Helmet adds USB-powered Halo that may be epic enough for you

    That’s what I was talking about when I was speaking to my friends about the dooms day fail. Well, it’s time we all act like heavenly hosts so that our self-composed prophesies see some light of day. We can predict the launch of our favorite gizmos, for instance. This is now possible with the Angel…