Category Archives: technology

MonkeyLectric launches Kickstarter campaign

You may have noticed that we don’t pitch very many Kickstarter campaigns here — and lord knows we field a TON of them every week. It’s sort of an unwritten…

High school science students, Obama, and a bike-powered invention

Here’s a cool news article that one of our readers pointed out to us. A group of Florida high-school students developed a bicycle-powered water purification system, entered it into the…

LoJack/OnStar-like system for bikes?

We’ve written about fighting bike theft with GPS devices before, as well as posting about a cool web series called “To Catch a Bike Thief” where the producers set out…

Smartphone allows auto shifting?

  Manual or auto? –a question that people often consider when buying a car. In these times of high gas prices, a lot of people do consider giving up the…

Ebay Classifieds…another way to sell a bike

Have you ever tried to sell a bike on Craigslist? RL reports decent success with it, but I’ve never had any luck. In fact, the one time I tried it,…