• Smart Bike DC Featured Video on YouTube Today

    by  • November 17, 2008 • 0 Comments

    We love to see organizations making the roads a safer place for cyclists. Smart Bike DC in collaboration with the Dept of Transportation is one such bike sharing operation. You can learn more about them from their four minute video on YouTube which is competing in YouTube’s Project Report contest....

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    Ideas We Love – Exploding Bike Lock

    by  • November 11, 2008 • 0 Comments

    I like many other cyclists have suffered multiple bike thefts in my years on the road. I’ve pretty much come to accept it as part of the deal – commuting in a big city. That is until I recently read about a lock that might give cyclists some peace...

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    Bike Share – NYU Gets a Bike Fleet of 30

    by  • November 10, 2008 • 0 Comments

    NYU students get all the luck…or they pay for it with their very high tuition. We’re just jealous that our campus never had a bike share program. Starting now, any NYU ID carded folks have access to a 30 bikes located at two on-campus sites. The bikes provided will...

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    Bike as Art – Spoke POV

    by  • November 5, 2008 • 0 Comments

    In honor of this historic day, we bring back a beautiful photo of an Obama led spoke set. I haven’t been this inspired in a very long time. Yes we can! SpokePOV has been getting a lot of press recently thanks to Aneel’s awe inspiring LED Obama spoke display....

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    Biking in the City up 35% (since 1984)

    by  • November 4, 2008 • 0 Comments

    The New York Times reported on Thursday that the number of cyclists in the New York City has grown by 35% since 1984. A study conducted by the Department of Transportation takes a count once a year, during the middle of the week for a 12-hour period, 7 a.m....

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    Bike as Art – Bike Furniture Design

    by  • November 3, 2008 • 1 Comment

    What happens to beautiful old bikes that no longer have ridable use? Andy Greg turns them into furniture! We over here at Brooklyn By Bike love ideas that help make the environment a better place and Andy Greg has been designing bike furniture in Michigan since 1990. Need a...

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