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BikeHawk is starting a bicycle security revolution, never worry about theft again

BikeHawk is starting a bicycle security revolution, never worry about theft again

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BikeHawk is an innovative start-up that wants to stop bike theft. A tall order that it appears to have tackled by offering GPS and SIM connected bike parts that let you know where you bike is, always. All that and its a ride tracking cycle computer too.... >>

Gogoro electric Smartscooter uses 6-second battery swap stations for endless speedy riding

Gogoro electric Smartscooter uses 6-second battery swap stations for endless speedy riding

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Gogoro, a company aiming to change city energy, has unveiled its electric Smartscooter at CES 2015. But it's not simply an electric scooter, it uses battery swapping stations to allow it to keep going. The Smartscooter is a powerful two-wheeled beast... >>

Volvo wants to connect cyclists and cars together through helmet tech to prevent accidents

Volvo wants to connect cyclists and cars together through helmet tech to prevent accidents

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Swedish car manufacturer Volvo has previously demonstrated in-car cyclist collision detection systems to help prevent accidents on the road. Now it's about to publicly show a piece of technology for bike riders that could further improve safety. With... >>

Impossible is a folding electric bike that will actually fit in your backpack

Impossible is a folding electric bike that will actually fit in your backpack

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Finally the goal of electric bike manufacturers everywhere has been achieved in the aptly named Impossible. This electric bike folds down so small it'll fit in your backpack with room to spare. Impossible, which deserves to win all the design awards,... >>

Teague Denny is the future bike: electric assist, auto gearing, built-in lock and smart storage (Update)

Teague Denny is the future bike: electric assist, auto gearing, built-in lock and smart storage (Update)

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UPDATE: The Teague Denny bike has won The Bike Design Project, meaning it will go into production soon. This could be the ultimate bicycle, if it were available now. Unfortunately it's an entrant for the Oregon Manifest design project. But it may still... >>

Best tech to secure your bike and prevent it being stolen

Best tech to secure your bike and prevent it being stolen

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Bike theft is a bigger problem than ever, with more bikes on the roads as riders try to go green. While it might save money on travel it is costing people too much in thefts. Fear not technology, as ever, is here to save the day. We've collected up the... >>

GPS bikes, Twitter and stickers are catching criminals and, ultimately, preventing theft

GPS bikes, Twitter and stickers are catching criminals and, ultimately, preventing theft

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Bike theft is a huge problem worldwide but especially in San Francisco with a 70 per cent rise since 2006. That's why police there have started using technology to thwart crime – namely GPS bikes and Twitter. And it's working. San Francisco police have... >>

Qoros eBiqe Concept electric bicycle can hit 40mph with a 75 mile range

Qoros eBiqe Concept electric bicycle can hit 40mph with a 75 mile range

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Qoros has shown off a suitably futuristic electric bicycle at the Geneva Motor Show. The mountain bike styled machine, named eBiqe, uses a battery and motor, along with pedals, to achieve speeds of up to 40mph with a 75-mile range. This bike might be... >>

Sugru magnet kits let you stick anything anywhere instantly

Sugru magnet kits let you stick anything anywhere instantly

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Sugru is, essentially, posh putty that’s now being sold with magnets in a kit. But like Raspberry Pi, what you do with it is the important part. The team behind Sugru has been working on getting maximum strength in the most minimal design and the result... >>

The Polaris Sportsman WV850 ATV is tough, machine gun bullets can’t even stop it

The Polaris Sportsman WV850 ATV is tough, machine gun bullets can’t even stop it

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We don’t usually cover recreational vehicles. But this ATV is made from military smarts and we had to take a closer look at those revolutionary bullet-resistant tyres. The Polaris Sportsman WV850 in an all-terrain vehicle that comes with tyres that... >>