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Pebble prepares for weekend’s wearables arms race

Black Friday is the beginning of the key U.S. shopping season, and if analysts are correct, this weekend could also be the opening gun on the busiest season yet in the burgeoning wearable-tech segment.<p>In preparation, the chief executive officer of Pebble Technology Inc. has been barnstorming across …

Wearable Tech

The 650B alternative: Is this smaller wheel size right for you?

<i>[This article was originally published November 25, 2015 and updated December 11, 2017]</i><p><b>With fatter tyres on smaller wheels, the 650B standard gives</b> …

Bicycles

39 Places to Have a Great Long Weekend

Master the three-day weekend getaway in one of these vibrant adventure towns across the United States. With the advice of a trusted local, discover the best spots to hike, bike, paddle, eat, drink, and sleep.

What If Cycling Became a Whole Lot More Popular?

A new report calculates how much the world would benefit—especially the environment—from a global shift to more riding.<p>About 1 percent of all urban trips are made by bike in the U.S. It’s a tiny share, especially when compared to stand-out cycling countries such as the Netherlands, Denmark, China, …

7 Big Ways Cities Have Transformed Themselves for Bikes

The number of bikes in our cities is increasing, and with that increase we're also seeing some major changes in the way cities are designed. …