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Faut-il combattre les trolls ?

4.81k 0 2 0<p>La sagesse populaire des réseaux nous rappelle qu’il ne faut pas nourrir les trolls (<i>don’t feed the troll</i>), ce qui signifie qu’il est plus …

The Injustice Of The YouTube Content ID Crackdown Reveals Google's Dark Side

Right now, the gaming world is up in arms over a series of new Draconian measures that YouTube has implemented to slam content creators with copyright strikes, violation notices and revenue redistribution. Unfortunately, I’ve seen this discussed very little outside the gaming press, and I’m …

Bishop Bikes Pista

Motor racing sponsorship has played a major role in the marketing plan of Martini & Rossi, an Italian alcohol company that is perhaps most famous for its brand of vermouth. Usually decorating white or silver cars, the red, dark and light blue stripes are familiar to any longstanding fan of the …

Le Mans

Rock Lobster Black Friday

One of the bikes up for grabs in Easton Cycling’s Dream Bike Charity Raffle was an aluminum race bike built by Santa Cruz local Paul Sadoff of Rock Lobster Cycles. Paul’s frames have been held in the highest regard for over twenty years and have been the choice of Olympic and World Championship …

Cyclo-cross

Biascagne Cicli Forgood 2013

Treviso’s Biascagne Cicli never fail to impress, with their modern restorations of vintage frames. They put them to good use, too. This is the fourth edition of their ‘Forgood’ series: collaborative project bikes that are sold at auction to raise funds for a nominated charity.<p>Biascagne Cicli worked …

Calligraphy

Frenorosso

Nothing on this planet is impervious to the effects of nature. Even plastic will eventually break down through photo degradation—with toxic results. Ninety percent of the bicycles featured on Cycle EXIF are made from steel, which is affected by the elements more than carbon fiber and aluminum. But …

Carbon Fiber

Santucci Cycles Motobécane

Like LOOK, Motobécane is a French marque whose bikes have always been held in high regard. But while LOOK has catered for the sharp end of the market, Motobécane established a reputation for reliable machines for the everyday cyclist, albeit those made during the seventies. Berlin’s Santucci Cycles …

Time I

Colnago Super 73

We all love a good ‘barn find’ story. Ryan Thompson is a Santa Cruz local who, apart from a couple of tiny details, has just finished a thorough restoration of a Colnago Super acquired by a chance meeting. Like most barn finds, it’s got a great story behind it.<p>“I live in Santa Cruz California, a …

Bicycles

Pony Bikes Kenevans

Melbourne is Australia’s cycling hub. The city is relatively flat and has a bike lane infrastructure unparalleled by any other. Naturally, there’s a high instance of Local Bike Shops, but one in particular specialises in extra-special custom compilations for the discerning commuter: West …

Bike Lanes

Victoire Cycles Fixe

There was a time, recently, when brakes on a bike with a fixed gear was frowned upon by the ‘purists’, those who believed that a fixed drive rain should be a track bike and never the twain should meet. But Julien Deveaux, who works at Victoire Cycles, a French brand that insists on continuing the …

Hydraulic

Hampsten Cycles Team UOS

The Giro d’Italia is renowned for inclement weather, which often forces cancellation of it’s ‘queen’ stages over the Alps. But on the 5th of June, 1988, blinded by snow and ice, Andy pushed himself to the limit and secured the <i>Maglia Rosa</i>. Hampsten Cycles are borne upon the grit and determination …

Cycling