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 [...]
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.
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 [...]