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Why I Upended My Business To Focus On Boomers

Over the last decade or so, I’ve founded and grown companies in fields spanning everything from publishing to car sharing. Often, the businesses aimed to solve problems similar to ones I had personally encountered. As a result, they typically targeted consumers of a similar, younger demographic.<p>But …

Electric Vehicles

Razik Lightweight Bikes

Razik’s custom built bicycles feature a stunning frame design that brilliantly blends form and function. The Isotruss lattice frame uses carbon fiber …

Bultaco sends its electric "moto-bikes" to the streets

Brinco calls them "moto-bikes" and some might call them electric bikes, but the new Brincos are designed to meet moped regulations. Powered by a …

The B-52 Bomber Electric Bike Can Hit The Trails At 50 MPH

At a certain point, you have to start wondering when an electric mountain bike stops being a bike and starts being a motorcycle. We’re not really …

Electric fat folder hauls cargo on and off road

The RadMini looks like a super-versatile little bike for city or country. In terms of electric power, it's a bit more powerful than the 250/500-watt …

SUV of electric bikes looks to conquer streets and dirt

Back in 2013, Caterham was toying with the idea of selling the Carbon as part of a trio of motorcycles and electric bikes. Not surprisingly (its …

Someday all bikes will be like the electric Ampler Hawk

The founders of Ampler don’t want you to think of electric bicycles as special. "We are making bicycles," says co-founder Ardo Kaurit with a pause. "We’re building 21st century bicycles that combine a really good bike with modern technology to make them even better." The implication is that a day …

North Sea

Ampler Smart Electric Bike for Urban Commuters

With its smooth and lightweight design, Ampler smart electric bike makes you be a stylish urban commuter in the city. Sounds cool? Let’s keep going …

The RadMini Electric Bike Folds Away for Easy Storage

With heavy duty front and rear cargo racks for more convenience<p>Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>162<p>162<p>SHARES<p>Extra space is always at a …

Electric Vehicles

Lopifit Is The 'World's First' Electric Walking Bicycle

This might be the world's healthiest (and strangest) invention we've seen in a long time.<p>It's called a Lopifit and it's the 'world's first' electric …

Hyde Park

Chainless electric bicycles are probably on the way

Bike2's electric motor is intriguing, but raises questions<p>Bike2 has built a chainless electric bike motor that it hopes will become a major part of bicycle manufacturing moving forward. The chainless e-drive system will allow manufacturers (at whom it's targeted) to outfit standard bicycles with an …

Electric Bikes

Bosch electric bikes take to NYC to differentiate pedal-assist from fully-electric | Adventure Sports Network

Pedal-assist eBikes without throttles are legal in NYC. Photo: Courtesy of Dean Groom/Flickr<p>The controversial topic of eBikes (electric bicycles) has …

Electric Vehicles

Lightweight e-bike powers you through short commutes and all-out adventures

There are still plenty of weird electric bikes out there, if that's your thing, but there are also some options for those that want an e-bike that …

North Carolina

Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire

Electric bikes have been around for decades but haven't broken out of their niche audience. Instead of building a bicycle around electric power, GeoOrbital is a universal wheel you can swap into your existing bike to power your ride.<p>GeoOrbital's creators had previously worked at SpaceX and Ford, …

Autonomous cars will need to win drivers' trust

Consumers are ready for the extra safety that self-driving technologies will bring to the average automobile, but as a new study shows, they're not …

Nvidia GPU-powered autonomous car teaches itself to see and steer

During the past nine months, an Nvidia engineering team built a self-driving car with one camera, one Drive-PX embedded computer and only 72 hours of …

Machine Learning

Taxis may lead autonomous car wave in 5 years

The biggest barrier to the adoption of self-driving cars will be legal issues, not the technology itself, according to a Delphi Automotive …

Driverless Cars

Volvo engineer blasts Tesla Autopilot as 'wannabe' tech

Is the autonomous driving technology based on hype rather than reality?<p>Is Tesla's Autopilot autonomous driving technology worth the hype? One …

Driverless Cars
Automotive Industry

Google's self-driving car project close to becoming its own business

<i>This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here.</i><p>X, formerly Google X, the tech giant's secretive innovation lab, may be ready to "graduate" its self-driving car project into a full-fledged business under the Alphabet …

Autonomous Cars

Flying electric bicycle invented in Czech Republic

In the Czech Republic three companies have teamed up to make a prototype of an electric bicycle capable of flying.<p>For now, the flying bike is still in development and is controlled remotely, but its designers hope that it will eventually be piloted by the rider.<p>They also hope battery technology …

Going Dutch Now Means Going on an Electric Bike: Chart

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.<p>If you believe that you may have received this message in …

Electric Bikes

This sleek electric bike connects to the internet and unlocks by fingerprint

Vanmoof's newest bike looks like a normal bike except for three game-changers: it features a boost-able motor so you don't need to pedal, locks without a key, and connects to the internet.<p>The Electrified S locks by fingerprint and is controlled by your smartphone.<p>Like most higher-end e-bikes, all …

Electric Bikes

Flux Electric Bikes look to ‘Trump’ the e-bike market with mid-mounted motor

And for those that ride for pleasure, more so than to commute, how often have you called time on a day’s mountain biking because you couldn’t face …

Manufacturing

Wave Hits the Big Leagues of Electric Bikes

Wave is becoming a major player in the electric bike market. In addition to breaking price barriers, Wave proves the concept – and popularity – of …

The Quick-Install Bimoz E-Bike Mid Drive Kit [VIDEO]

By Richard Peace European firm bimoz say they are nearing a rollout of the ‘lightest and easiest e-bike retrofit system’ that will fit ‘almost any …

Cycling

Easy Electric Bike Conversion Kit Installation

An electric bike (e-bike) conversion kit is a great way to breathe new life into an old, neglected bike. After spending some time researching the two …

Electric Vehicles

This invention turns your bike electric for under €100

Ever wished you could just pop a motor on your bike to give you a hand up those hills (no, we're not back on the subject of mechanical doping)? A new …

Electric Vehicles

Cycleries offer incentives as Chattanooga's cycling scene continues to grow

iBikeCha<p>What: An initiative led by local bike shops designed to increase usage of the city’s bicycle infrastructure by offering downtown residents …

The 9 most innovative electric bikes in the world

KiBiSi<p>From the Tesla Model 3 to a possible Apple car, electric cars are all the rage these days.<p>But cars aren't the only electric vehicle people …