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New Red Back Kits from the Radavist.

The Radavist is a wild animal of his own. Formerly blogging at Prollyisnotprobably.com, he has a new name for the site (theradavist.com) but still the number one authority on bike culture which he brings to life daily thorough posts and photographs. He also has a new kit created by Endo Customs out of Los [...]

New Shoes From Chrome-Forged Rubber

Chrome makes rad shoes. I mean they make lots of great stuff-bags, hip packs, panniers and clothes, and have been doing so for decades. I really like the street footwear they been churning out. They’re shoes are ideal for urban riding, easily adapting from fitting into toe cages or foot straps and then operating [...]

Bike sharing information-Introducing the Trike Truck

Bikesharenyc.blogspot.com is your resident purveyor of NYC’s Citibike program. The site is helpful for things like tracking the “NotSpots” (stations with no bikes) shown here in a heat map of Manhattan with the white circles being completely empty.

Also to point out third party innovations like the versatile smart phone mount [...]

Brooklyn’s Friendliest Bike Shops according to Brooklyn Based

Just in time for May, other wise known as bike month, Brooklyn Based has a list of its borough’s friendliest bike shops. Time to unlock your ride from your hallway or dig it out from the tarp out front of your stoop and take it to the nearest shop for a tune-up. Why not [...]

Bike Shop News-Celebrate Spring and New Line of Giro Fashion-Bicycle Habitat 3/27/14

Bike Shop News:

Bicycle Habitat is celebrating Spring and the new line of cycling apparel from Giro.

COME CELEBRATE THE SPRING 2014 RELEASE WITH US

you’re invited to the party

join us for snacks, beverages, and prize drawings from 6-9pm on Thursday, March 27

bicycle habitat soho – 244 Lafayette St.-NYC

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New York Bike Style-Book Launch-April 4th

New York City has always had style and those fashion trends are best observed on the streets. Just ask the Godfather of street fashion documentation, 85 year old NY Times photographer Bill Cunningham. He spent a lifetime cruising around on bicycle learning you don’t go to the runways of Paris or Milan, but the [...]

Nothing Jurassic about the Boombot Rex

Got to give a huge shout out to Boombotix, the ultra-portable speaker company who just hooked me up with their latest gem-The Boombot Rex.

Although there are a lot of portable speakers now on the market, Boombotix has always been ahead of the curb, specifically designing on-the-go sound for the active lifestyle. [...]

Stylish Bike Rack from .Fixble

Ok urban bikers. What’s your bike stack or bike area like?

A little crowded in your cluttered apartment?

How about adding a little style…

Now this won’t make your place magically cleaned up or necessarily help your bicycle hoarding issues, but Berlin based design company .Fixble has come up with wall [...]

Chrome’s Got A Whole New Bag(s)-Knurled Welded Saddle Bags-Rolltop & Waterproof

Who better to make panniers and front bags for your commute then Chrome Industries. Not to mention they’re bomb proof and water proof. Introducing four new bags to mount to your ride. Here is some press:

This is a industry first for both the Knurled Welded process as well as the design [...]

Rainbows are for Champions-Affinity Limited Edition Frame and Jersey

Since the winter games are in Sochi there has been a lot of talk about Russia’s ridiculous anti-gay laws.

Colbert had a hilarious piece on with former Kids in the Hall star Scott Thompson playing his wickedly flamboyant Buddy Cole character . Just in case you were wondering how to protect yourself at [...]