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What is a compact crank?

A compact crank refers to a road bike crankset with relatively smaller chainrings that can make pedaling easier. While ‘standard’ cranks come with a …

11 years ago today, Steve Jobs introduced the iPhone

on January 9, 2007, Steve Jobs put sneaker to stage for what was the most incredible keynote presentations of his life—a life filled with incredible …

Tour de France Time Trial Tech, part two

In part two of our huge Tour de France time trial tech gallery, we take a close look at Team Sky’s outrageous F-Type TT team car, new and old time …

Patchnride 60-second puncture repair system - first look

This all-new take on puncture repair, known as the Patchnride, is straight out of Hollywood. It claims to be able to repair a punctured tyre without …

Oakley Launches Heritage Sport, Lifestyle, and Tour de France Collection, Shares Original Design Sketches

Mark Cavendish Sports New Oakley Sunglasses During His Brief Tour de France Outing

Thanks to a tip from Bikerumor reader Eric, we spotted these rather new looking Oakley sunglasses on Mark Cavendish during stage one of this year’s …

How to Disappear (almost) Completely: a practical guide

Maybe you've seen <i>Into the Wild,</i> or (gasp) have actually <i>read</i> it. It's the true story of an ordinary person who, one day, decided to abandon society, pack some rice and a rifle into a bag and head off into the wilderness never to return. It's the sort of drastic move you rarely hear about in our …

2014 Tour de France start list

The final start list for the 2014 Tour de France (July 5-27) has been released.<p>A total of 22 teams will line up in Leeds, Yorkshire, on Saturday, …

How to adjust the gears on your bike

A silent and smooth-running transmission can make all the difference to your ride. In this guide we'll explain how to adjust your front derailleur …

Wahoo RPM Clocks Cadence in Bluetooth & ANT+ Without Magnets

The purveyors of iPhone powered fitness devices now have their sights set on cadence sensors. Thanks to the new Wahoo RPM Cadence Sensor, constantly …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Jony Ive Speaks on Future Products, Working With New Materials

Over the weekend, <i>The New York Times</i> released an in-depth profile of Apple CEO Tim Cook. For that piece, the publication interviewed Jony Ive, Apple's head of design, and now <i>The New York Times</i> has released a transcript of the full interview with Ive, which points towards Apple's design philosophies, …

How to Very Quickly Skill Up Your Photography With Some Research

Sometimes, as a beginner photographer, you're in a rush to simply produce photographs that don't suck. Fair enough. You want to take photographs of …

Does It Really Matter if You Eject Disks Properly?

Your computer nags you if you don't hit "eject," but there's a good reason.<p>We've all yanked external disks out of computers in a hurry, skipping the step of properly ejecting them. If you have a Mac, then your machine probably nags you about it. But are you actually doing any harm? The answer is …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

The classic iPhone ringtone gets a sweet remix

There have been a lot of remixes of the iconic iPhone ringtone over the years, and this one may be the best. The guitar solo at the end is an unexpected twist.<p>The remixer goes by the name MetroGnome, and his YouTube account features countless remixes of popular songs. He’s got some original stuff …

App Store

Best mountain bike: how to choose the right one for you

Picking out the best mountain bike can seem like a complicated business. The sheer variety of bike types, not to mention the bewildering array of …

Commemorative Rapha Pantani Jersey launched

In the lead up to the Giro d’Italia, Rapha has launched a memorial jersey to the race’s most charismatic winner of recent years: Marco Pantani.<p>The …

Giro d'Italia 2014: A Beginners' Guide To The Race

Ranking behind only the Tour de France in terms of prestige, the Giro d’Italia is one of the highlights of the racing calendar. The riders love it …

Road Bikes

Gear Ratios: Comparing 2×10 versus 1×11 Mountain Bike Drivetrains

Curious how switching from a 2×10 drivetrain to a 1×11 group like XX1 will affect your gearing? Thanks to Scott at Switchback Bikes, wonder no more. …

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Most Recent<p>£1,199.00<p>4.5<p>Ultra 920 AF relocates rear brake and gets Ultegra R8000<p>The standout features of Shimano's premier mountain bike group

Nike Sb Janoski Max

The new Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max are now available for purchase. The hybrid sneaker is available in a few colorways but our favorite is the Black / …

Arcteryx Leaf Packs

Arc´teryx is a brand known for their high performance, technical apparel and equipment. Their roots are in climbing gear, but they felt the need to …

Armed Forces

Ducati Flat Red 2 | By Jvb-moto

Our Friday custom motorbike crush comes from Germany´s JVB-Moto, the spectacular Flat Red II is based on a Ducati Monster 1100 and sports an aluminum …