Nowhere to store your bike? Shelfie is the solution

Marta Millere Contributor

By Marta Millere in New Products on Wednesday 26 March 2014

Ever felt like buying something just because the accessories for it were so cool? I don’t admit this to just anyone, but one of the reasons I begged my boyfriend (more like whispered subliminal messages to him in his sleep) for an iPhone for Christmas was for the plethora of cute cases. Same applies to Shelfie, a new product on Kickstarter.

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The Invisible Bicycle Helmet documentary by Fredrik Gertten

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Video on Tuesday 21 August 2012

We’ve featured the Hovding helmet before, so it’s really nice to see how the seemingly impossible vision of two design students to create an invisible bicycle helmet became reality in this 3-minute short directed by Fredrik Gertten. It is one of 30 shorts in the Focus Forward series about innovators who change the world with their […]

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Glo-Bars: a bicycle illumination device

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By Rob Viola in New Design on Wednesday 16 May 2012

Massachusetts College of Art and Design industrial design student Mitchell Silva has prototyped an ingenious and very beautiful bicycle illumination device. Glo-Bars is a rechargeable LED fixture that is built into the handle bars of a bicycle, making the cyclist visible to both opposing and approaching traffic. The device also contains turn signals. Wild.

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Knog’s award-winning bike lights

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By Xavier Toby in New Design on Thursday 30 April 2009

Australian company Knog makes slick bicycle accessories that are distributed to over 47 countries and have won several awards. Especially popular are the frog bike light series, with sales of over two-million units. With a range of products aimed at the urban cyclist, Knog has been established five years and is continually creating interesting new […]

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