Paul R Barr

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The Easiest Cinnamon Rolls of All Time

<b>Heat the oven:</b> Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 350°F. Coat a 9x13-inch baking dish with cooking spray or butter; set aside. Make …

Baking

Focus Paralane is a mixed-surface racer hiding as an endurance gravel bike

Focus was one of the first production companies to make performance-focused disc brake road racing bikes available with their Cayo Disc series …

Roads

Found: JustGoRide lets you create free GPX route files, GPSvisualizer makes them useful

I suppose all of this was only ever a Google search away, but now that I’ve been using the Wahoo ELEMNT and it’s ability to add GPX route files in …

Lightweight taps into disc brake market with new Meilenstein C Disc Wheels

Just by looking at Lightweight wheels, it’s hard to imagine they have rather humble beginnings in someone’s garage. In the 90’s the wheels were quite …

You can’t help but be attracted to this magnetic Lightning cable

From the 1st century to today, you could say the magnet is one component of technology that has <i>stuck</i> around.<p>With that bad pun out of the way (two if you count the headline), a Hong Kong company is using the simple magnet to make the charging of our smartphones easier and faster. The MagCable is a …

Tech Trends

Q. How much did Google just spend applying political pressure in the US? A. $4.6 million

Top of the pops again among tech giant rivalsMoneybags Google has topped the list of tech-giant political lobbyists again, spending $4.62m in the …

Washington D.C.

Five ways to use a power meter to conserve energy

• Home / Training Center / Video: Five ways to use a power meter to conserve energy<p><b>Editor’s Note:</b> This video is courtesy of Global Cycling Network. The …

Best Stretching and Strengthening Exercises for Cyclists

Your tight muscles may be holding you back. Here’s how to balance them out for a super strong—and comfortable—pedal stroke.<p>We working cyclists spend a whole lot of waking hours in the same position. Sitting, hunched over desks. Sitting, hunched over phones. Sitting, hunched over handlebars, …

Workouts

How to change Shimano lever hoods

Podcasting

Ask a Mechanic: Mixing 10-, 11-speed parts

Review: Proviz REFLECT360 Cycling Jacket

If there’s such a thing as too safe, then The Proviz REFLECT360 cycling jacket takes you there. It seems to glow white when light hits it – the whole …

How to make mid-ride shifting adjustments

Ask a Mechanic: Aligning a stem and front wheel

An upbeat era for California Chardonnay

It wasn't so long ago that Chardonnay was a punch line for too many people - overdrunk, underappreciated, a wine that appeared in the absence of anything better.<p>"It has become so fashionable to beat up Chardonnay," I lamented five years ago, "that, really, the fun is gone."<p>What a good half-decade. …