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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 [...]

Pure Fix introduces Keirin and Keirin Pro Frame Sets

It’s nice to see the progression of choices from the web based bicycle companies as they find there way in the on-line and retail market.

Take for instance STRADA who was there in the beginning of the mix and match color schemes build + buy. They offered a simple urban single speed…

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Magnetic Bike Lights

Bike lights with a magnetic personality. Stick them on and they start blinking… in red and white variety.

Helsinki based industrial designer Emanuele Pizzolorusso has a new product called Lucetta.

Here is a video:

Get yours today: pizzolorusso.com

Now does this mean you need a steel [...]

Get a Used Bike at Getbiked.com

Looking to buy a used bicycle in NYC, that is more personal experience than the anonymousness of Craigslist or EBay?

Check out the new Get Biked.

You’ll be sent a weekly email with a thorough list of used rides, carefully screened by a moderator. This definitely helps to weed out some of the [...]

New E Wheel Pits Two Startups in a Bike Race

Not only is the new Copenhagen wheel wheel a reality, it also has competition with another similar looking design.

Say hello to FlyKly.

The Copenhagen wheel is designed with M.I.T engineers and is coming out of Boston.

FlyKly is lead by CEO Niko Kansek who has experience with his own line of electric [...]