Tech news tagged ‘bicycle’

IoT and cyclists in Future Cities

Here’s one possible future for the IoT and cyclists. The government-backed “Future Cities” catapult has asked the question, Can IoT Improve Wayfinding for Cyclists…

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Connected Cycle pedal – anti-theft and pro-stats

We like to cover cycling devices on Gadget Master, so how about this prospective Connected Cycle pedal? It is described as “the first connected pedal” no less, by its Paris-based inventors.

As well as being an anti-theft device – the bike owner is notified when the bike is moved…

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Picture of the Day: Lumen, the retro-reflective city bicycle

The Lumen is described as the world’s first commercially available retro-reflective bicycle.

It looks good and is waiting on KickStarter for funding:
The inspiration for this project was born out of our daily/nightly city riding. As we passed hyper-reflective street signs surrounded by dark cyclists we…

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Picture of the day: LED-based Hammerhead guides cyclists

The Hammerhead – “Bike Navigation. That just works” – is an LED-based bit of kit for mounting on your handlebar that works with an associated app to incorporate social elements to cycle navigation.

So, as well as visual instructions to complete a journey, it can do such things as suggest crowd…

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LED Lumigrids map out cycle terrain

We like LED posts on Gadget Master and we like cycle posts on Gadget Master, so… (can you see where I’m going with this)… we really love LED cycling gadgets! Check out the Lumigrids idea, which was designed to improve night ride safety.

Essentially, by projecting square grids ahead…

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