Jonathan Beck

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Break the Law

Six fitness rules that you didn't know you could flout—until now<p>In a society where beliefs about exercise are either long-held or fleeting (you know, until something better comes along), it can be difficult to know if we're doing the right thing at the right time. And while some rules of fitness …

How to Achieve the Perfect Bike Tire Pressure

Three things you need to know about getting your bike's tire pressure right<p>Keep up with your bike's maintenance and tire pressure by following these three tips. (Become an even better mechanic with our custom pedal wrench!)<p><b>Pump It Up</b><br>Proper tire pressure lets your bike roll quickly, ride smoothly, …

Beating FLAC with libpng

None of the lossless audio compression codecs seem to make direct use of autocorrelation when compressing the audio. Autocorrelation is the property …

Spreadsheet-like programming in Haskell

What if I told you that a spreadsheet could be a library instead of an application? What would that even mean? How do we distill the logic behind …

Best Places to Mountain Bike in the United States

Let’s face it: We’d all like to spend days on end exploring every last spot of sweet singletrack this country has to offer. But we can’t. (I know, …

A foodie mountain biking ride to San Sebastián

I am in the Basque country, eating the best food I've ever had. I'm not yet in fabled foodie heaven of San Sebastián, but sitting, sweating and exhausted, on a lawn chair halfway up a mountain at a pokey food shack, eating what is essentially an omelette sandwich. It is amazing.<p>Only mountain biking …

2014 Editors' Choice Mountain Bike Winners

<i>Bicycling</i> chose ten extraordinary mountain bikes as this year’s Editors’ Choice award winners.<i>—Bicycling Test Staff</i>