Dylan Marsberg

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Specialized rolls out fat bikes for kids

Specialized is releasing two new versions of its fat bike, the aptly named Fatboy. The new bikes are intended for budding young fat bikers and will …

Why I Never Ride Without a Cycling Cap

This hopelessly traditional, possibly outmoded, remarkably humble piece of headgear screams panache. (And it's really practical.)<p>I put on a cycling cap every day that I ride my bike. I've done so pretty much since I became a professional cyclist, when I felt that I had finally earned the right. …

Shredits: Danny Macaskill Loops Cortana, Tandems do CX, Incredible Indonesian Mountain Top Riding and more

You know Danny MacAskill is getting big when Microsoft wants him to “recreate Cortana’s Signature Halo.” What better way to do that then to create …

Duro Shows Big D Fat Bike Tire, Shows 3D Print Of Next Design

Duro Tire is jumping into the fat bike playground with a 120tpi folding tire. Looking very similar to a cross between the Surly Larry and Surly …

Festka XCr Modern Batak

Some of the world’s most visually arresting bikes are coming out of one country these days, and it’s not the USA or the UK. Each new release from the Czech house of Festka is more spectacular than the last — from their pink-chromed track bike at the 2013 NAHBS to the recent Dazzle road …

Jeronimo’s Pandora Ti Will Open The Door To Titanium, Pinion & Belt Drive

Jeronimo Cycles, from the Canary Islands has caught our attention before with very unique designs built from Titanium, strange names, and flashy …

Nibali goes on the attack after fourth Astana doping positive

MILAN (VN) — Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali attacked after the announcement Wednesday that a fourth Astana teammate this season has failed a …

3 Super-Easy Things Your Bike Mechanic Wishes You Would Do

Tips that will save you time and money—and prolong the life of your bike<p>So what if you’re not a virtuoso when it comes to repairing bicycles? You can still perform some routine maintenance that will not only save you money but also prolong the life of your bike—not to mention allow you to enjoy …

2015 XTR M9000: Unboxed and Weighed

Here's an early look at Shimano’s new 11-speed mountain bike group—along with prices and weights<p>It’s always a great day when new parts arrive. But today was especially great, because Shimano’s new 9000 series XTR 11-speed mountain bike group landed at my door.<p>One of the highlights of the XTR …

Design Your Own One-Off, Single-Piece Custom Cycling Kit With Hincapie Sports

I’m a big fan of Premier League, particularly Newcastle United FC, so the opportunity to craft a full kit including a jersey, shorts, and accessories …

Lance Armstrong Drops Out of Beer Mile

Former pro cyclist decides only one Bud is for him<p>It sounds so simple: Run four laps, drink four beers, and try not to vomit.<p>But as Lance Armstrong discovered while trying to qualify for the upcoming Flo Beer Mile World Championships, running the perfect "beer mile" takes more than just fast legs …

2014's best distractions, by Tim de Waele

First Ride: Ibis Mojo HD3

A third generation HD optimized for enduro-style riding and racing<p>When Ibis-sponsored rider Anne-Caroline Chausson was spotted this summer racing a new prototype frame in the Enduro World Series, the writing was on the wall: Ibis had a new bike in the works. That bike is a third generation Mojo HD …

5 Ways to Glow in the Dark on a Bike

Give yourself a chance to shine with these bikes, lights, and more

Inside Pinarello's 2015 Road Bikes

The Italian bike maker swung by Bicycling HQ with some of Pinarello's 2015 models—and things heated up on the lunch ride<p>The pace got a little fast on our lunch ride recently. Blame it on the bikes. Pinarello swung by with a truckload of new models for 2015, and we were happy to put them through …

The Worst Bike Shops in the US

Hilarious and sad excerpts from one-star Yelp reviews<p>Go into enough bike shops and (just as with any other retail segment) you’re bound to have a bad experience with one of them. But have you ever suffered an encounter so awful you felt it was your duty to warn others away from whatever bumbling, …

UCI Cyclocross World Cup No.2, Koksijde

Fall Asleep in 10 Minutes

These tips for drifting off will help you sleep soundly and wake up ready to ride<p>You wake up in the middle of the night, relieved it's only 3 a.m. and that you still have a few hours of solid shuteye before you clip into your pedals. Only, you can't fall back to sleep. You toss and turn and check …

Google’s Nexus 6 Might Be Too Big For Right Now, But Right-Sized For The Future

As Greg Kumparak noted in the TechCrunch review of the Nexus 6, the phone is very large. Too large, in fact, for most humans. Back when it was just a rumor that Google would be picking Motorola to provide the Nexus 6 hardware, and that it would indeed be a monster with a 6-inch display, I lamented …

Samsung requesting ITC to ban the sale of Nvidia chips, including Tegra

For those keeping a tally in the ongoing patent wars, two of the newest contenders are Samsung and Nvidia. Two months ago, Nvidia filed a lawsuit against Samsung, which resulted in a Samsung countersuit a week ago. Samsung has now decided to turn it up a notch, and has now requested the US …

An enormous bitcoin mine went up in flames, affecting the entire network

A large bitcoin mining facility in Thailand went up in flames this week, destroying the five-megawatt operation and disrupting the crypto-currency’s entire network.<p>Bitcoin is a digital currency that has no central bank or government backing it. Without any authority to print money, bitcoins are …

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60 seconds with a simple but smart home monitoring device

There are already plenty of ways to keep an eye on your abode from afar, so any new home monitoring product better have a fresh approach if it wants to stand out from the competition. For start-up Form Devices, the goal wasn't to create an elaborate, connected home security system that did <i>more</i> than …

Why Silicon Valley doesn’t care about Android

Based on my experience meeting hundreds of startup founders and VCs in both San Francisco and New York, few professionals in America’s tech hubs have owned an Android phone or believe in the opportunity of the platform. Meanwhile, the growth and prevalence of Android around the globe shows that …

The top 9 tablets you can buy right now

The tablet market hasn't seen the turnover that smartphones have enjoyed, but there's still a steady stream of new and improved slates coming out. However, this time around we've only seen fit to add a couple of new devices to our buyer's guide tablet listing -- for the time being, at least. If …

Xiaomi, The Chinese Smartphone Company That's Crushing Everyone, Is Earning A Lot More Money Than People Realize

Xiaomi is currently trying to raise $1 billion in funding, the Journal reports. As part of the fund raise, it has a document detailing its financial performance. The Journal saw that document, and it reports the following:<p>A table in the document showed that Xiaomi's net profit last year rose 84% to …

GT Bankruptcy Provides Rare Look at Apple’s Relationship With Suppliers

A New Hampshire company's bankruptcy filing affords a rare glimpse into the Cupertino tech giant's relationship with its suppliers.<p>Apple is known for its incredibly tough contract terms, but the chance to work with the Cupertino-based tech giant hasn’t deterred thousands of companies around the …

Here's Why The Time Is Always Set To 9:41 In Apple Ads

It even extends to print ads and television commercials.<p>That time used to be 9:42. You could see it across various commercials, print ads, and even on Apple's website. The explanation was simple: That's the time in the morning that Steve Jobs announced the very first iPhone in 2007. Around 42 …