biking

GeoOrbital’s wheel turns almost any bike into an electric bike

TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2016's "wildcard" participant GeoOrbital has a different take on the electric bike. Instead of putting a motor on the bike, they put it in the wheel. This crazy idea was actually

Acer’s Xplova X5 biking computer has a built-in camera that records when the rider’s heart rate increases

The latest version of the Acer -owned Xplova biking computer brings a few cool new tricks to the table. Chief among them, is the inclusion of the of a wide-screen on-board camera that offers up a litt

LifeBeam Brings Fighter Pilot Heart-Monitoring Technology To Your Bicycle Helmet

<a target="_blank" href="http://life-beam.com/">LifeBeam</a> is kicking off an <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/IndieGogo">Indiegogo</a> campaign for a new smart cycling helmet that uses smart

What Is This Odd Thing?

Is it a barbell for a pigeon? Is it a pair of nipple clamps? What, friends, is it?

Recharge your gadgets with your bike

<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/07/biologic_freecharge_charge.jpg" alt="freecharge" />If you have a dynamo generator-equipped bike, $100, and a USB-powered gadget that needs ch

Hands on with the Cy-fi. Looks nice. Sounds…

…OK. Not the greatest sounding speaker of course, but you can use it outside. Or rather, you can keep it outside. It’s being marketed as a Bluetooth sports speaker, and with a compact water resist

Cyclists Always Get The Coolest Jackets

Safety gear for cyclists just got a little cooler thanks to Michael Chen. His cycling jacket, the Reactiv, is geeked out with LEDs that indicate whether you’re breaking, turning or accelerating.

You Work it Girl: Women's Fitness

Let’s face it: Almost all fitness gear, from free weights to running shoes, is designed with men in mind. When companies make a “women’s version,” it’s usually clad in pi