Tag Archives: Cool Tech

Cardboard Bicycle Helmet!

OK, this looks like something I would have made, except that I would have used duct tape for the shell The Cardboard Bicycle Helmet Anyway, this is actually a reasonable use of cardboard, I think. All bike helmets should be … Continue reading

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How to Remember that Old Bike

OK.. This one is a bit weird, in a way, but we all know that bikes are art, right? I mean, you leave your bike parked in the living room just because it looks cool, dontcha? Bicycle taxidermy. It could … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for a Smart Bike?

Just when you thought that the bicycle had reached the pinnacle of man-made, self=propelled machinery, it’s time to computer control it. Just add your smart phone with this app and it will shift gears for you. Smart Bike App In … Continue reading

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Cool New Bike Horn Sounds Like a Car Horn!

Commute a lot? You’ll dig this. It’s in the “why the heck didn’t I think of that” category. It’s a car horn for a bicycle. Check it out here Bicycle Horn It’s a tad bit pricey, about as much as … Continue reading

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Cool Tech: Airless Tires

Check out this LINK to read about some new technology airless bicycle tires. When I first stumbled across them, I was thinking solid rubber tires, like what you had on your very first bike, but these are flexible. They are … Continue reading

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New Bicycle Helmet Technologies

Here are some cool new technologies for bicycle helmets. One works with your smart phone to automatically call for help if you are in a serious crash. It will also give your location. This could be very cool for those … Continue reading

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Bicycle Registration Services

Here’s some cool info I found in my daily internet ramblings today. These are a few online bicycle registration services. Most of them are free or really cheap. A few of them include stickers to help identify your bike should … Continue reading

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Cool Bicycle Parking Garage in Japan

Check this video out of a cool new bicycle parking garage in Japan. It’s like a bicycle missile silo! Apparently, they commute by bike a lot more than we do, but it’s still a really cool concept.

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Bicycle Library

What a cool idea! In Copenhagen, Denmark, you can check out a bicycle for a week from the Bicycle Library. They have different types, from racers, to folding to cargo bikes. You can even reserve them online at the Bicycle … Continue reading

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Can You Ride A Cardboard Bicycle?

This guy could be my long lost brother. He builds guitars, and now he’s built a bicycle out of cardboard! Awesome! I’ve built a boat out of cardboard and duct tape once, but this guy is taking it to a … Continue reading

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