Bicycle

Airbag, Helmet – Cycling Fashion? Ja!

A bit late for CicLAvia, but never too late for fun. From one of my favorite blogs, and straight out of Sweden (of course) — Hövding: the hidden, inflatable airbag helmet. Industrial designers, Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin began working on Hövding together as their joint master thesis: The law that had just [continue reading]

Technology + Bike = Secure Bike?

In a recent NPR – Marketplace story, travel writer Patrick Symmes talks about an experiment he’s conducting with bikes and GPS trackers — you see Symmes has had seven bikes stolen, and he’d had enough! In a lengthy write-up for Outside magazine, the journalist attaches GPS trackers to ‘bait’ bikes [continue reading]