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 […]
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 […]
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:
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
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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…